Story of Carterville

5 Historic Carterville

Carterville is a charming, small town in the heart of Southern Illinois, an area many refer to as the “heartland.”  Within 1.5 to 4 hours from favorite American cities of St. Louis, Nashville, Louisville, Lexington, and Memphis, Carterville is nestled as a gateway to fast-growing Southern Illinois Wine Country.  In fact, this town is within an hour to 29 wineries you can enjoy in this region.


Latest News

Thu, 7/19/2018 @ 2:40pm

The boil water order for Carterville water customers has been LIFTED.

Thu, 7/12/2018 @ 3:44pm
Four Citizen Advisory Members Wanted
The City of Carterville is accepting applications for Citizen Advisory Member positions for the purpose of advising the Council Committees on all committee issues from a technical and/or citizen perspective. This is a voluntary position.
The four Committees that will be represented are:
1. Streets and Sidewalks
2. Public Safety and Insurance
Thu, 7/12/2018 @ 3:39pm
The City of Carterville will accept sealed bids on a 2016 or 2017 Ford Police Interceptor Utility AWD (SUV/all-wheel drive). 
Sealed bids will be accepted by the City Clerk until Monday, August 6, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.
Specifications and information may be obtained at the Carterville City Hall at 103 S. Division Street.
For more information please contact Khristina Hollister at 618-985-2252.