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.


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Wed, 4/18/2018 @ 10:34am

General Laborer

The City of Carterville is accepting applications for the Carterville Water & Sewer Department for the position of full-time General Laborer. This position performs a variety of skilled and semi-skilled tasks to assist in the maintenance and operation of the City’s water department and systems. Must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Knowledge of the installation and maintenance of water systems, and ability to operate machinery are a plus. Must be able to obtain a Class B CDL License within 6 months of employment.  Applicants should submit a...

Wed, 4/18/2018 @ 9:22am

The Carterville Water and Sewer Department will have a Special Meeting on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.  The meeting will be held at City Hall at 103 S. Division St., Carterville, IL 62918.


For more information, please call 618-985-2252.

Tue, 4/10/2018 @ 12:59pm

A portion of North Greenbriar Road (from Sycamore Rd to Cannon Drive) will be closed Thursday, April 12th for sewer repairs.

Please avoid this area if possible