Isolated Water Boil Order

On Tuesday, September 18,2018, the Carterville Water Department has issued an isolated BOIL ORDER for all water customers on CLOVER CIRCLE only. The boil order will remain in effect until further notice.

Water to be used for drinking and cooking purposes should be brought to a rolling boil for at least 5 (five) minutes before use.

For more information please contact the Carterville Water Department at 618-985-2011.

Monthly Water Bill Increase

The Carterville Water and Sewer Board along with the City Council have approved the financing and installation of digital water meters for Carterville water customers. The remote digital reading capability allows for many improvements and additional capabilities. In order to finance this investment in our water system, the debt service charge on the monthly water bills will increase for all in town and out of town Carterville water customers to a total of $9.00 a month. This is a $3.00 per month increase for in town water customers and $7.00 per month increase for out of town water customers.

Please contact the Carterville Water Department with any questions, 618-985-2011.

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City Council Committee Meetings – September 4, 2018

The City of Carterville Council Committee will meet on Tuesday, September 4, 2018. Meetings will take place at City Hall, 103 S. Division Street, Carterville, IL 62918.

Street and Sidewalk – 5:00 p.m.
Public Safety and Insurance – 6:00 p.m.
Parks and Cemetery – 6:45 p.m.
Finance-Economic Development-Operations – 7:15 p.m.


For more information please call City Hall at 618-985-2252.

City Departments Closed for Labor Day

In observance of Labor Day, the Carterville City Hall, Water & Sewer Department, Street Department, and Maintenance Department will be closed on Monday, September 3rd, 2018. All departments will open for normal business hours on Tuesday, September 4th, 2018.

Invitation to Bid – Downtown Street Lighting


The City of Carterville will accept sealed bids for the purchase and installation of DOWNTOWN STREET LIGHTING until 2:00pm Monday, September 10th, 2018.
Specifications and information may be obtainedat City Hall, 103 South Division St Carterville. The City reserves the right to reject any or all bids.

For any questions please contact our City Clerk, Khristina D. Hollister at 618-985-2252.