Truth in Taxation Public Hearing

The City of Carterville is proposing a property tax increase to comply with the State of Illinois actuaries for the fire and police pension funds.  If anyone has questions about the proposed increase or how it would affect your property in Carterville, please contact City tax levy 2018

Sanitary Sewer Smoke Testing

Sanitary Sewer Smoke Testing will take place the week of November 12th-16th from Howerton Street south to Old Rt. 13.

Pumpkin Path/Trick or Treating

Just a reminder…the Carterville Chamber of Commerce Pumpkin Path is TONIGHT (Oct 30th) from 6-8pm.  Please join us downtown for music, food and lots of candy!  Citywide door to door Trick or Treat hours are also tonight from 6-9pm.


The Water Department was able to repair the main without shutting off the water. There will be no water outage or boil water order for Carterville customers.

Water Outage/Boil Order

Due to problems encountered during a water line replacement, the Carterville water system will be shut down at 3:30 today (10-29-18). The outage is estimated to be one hour in duration and a boil water order will be in effect after water service is restored.