Burrell’s Woods Campground in Carmi Closed (4/6/2020)

Shawnee National Forest Closes Garden of the Gods, Bell Smith Springs Trailhead (4/3/2020)

Corps of Engineers Extends Facility Closures at Rend Lake (4/3/2020)

Benton City Hall Closed until April 30 (4/1/2020)

Carbondale City Hall Closed Through April 30 (4/1/2020)

Carmi Light and Water Office Closed to Public Entry (3/26/2020)

Shawnee National Forest Closes Recreation Sites (3/25/2020)      

Shawnee National Forest Offer Virtual Services (3/25/2020)

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CARRIER MILLS

The Village of Carrier Mills reminds residents that they can pay their water bills online if they would like. The village has partnered with CourtMoney.com to receive those online payments. To access the bill pay, go to CourtMoney.com, click on Make Payment, you can search for Carrier Mills, which will pull up the Carrier Mills Water Department and click Make Payment, and then follow the questions. Payment has to be made with a credit card. There is a small convenience fee added to the bill for the online service. It is just another option, if anyone is concerned about getting out to pay their water bill.

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HERRIN

ATTENTION** Effective immediately Herrin City Hall, Sewer Department, City Garage and Animal Control Facility will be closed to the public.
As a precaution and following the recommendations of the Governor’s Office, the Department of Public Health, the Center for Disease Control and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Please be advised as follows:

Safeguarding the health and safety of our employees while continuing to provide and maintain essential service to the community it has become necessary to temporarily suspend public access to City Hall, Sewer Department , City Garage and Animal Control Facility.

All services to the public will continue. Business with any of the City Hall offices will be done by appointment only.

Payments can be made through the mail, at the drop box in front of City Hall, using phone pay (618) 942-3177, option 1 or on line at www.cityofherrin.com. ** Please refer to the numbers below to reach each various office’s for an appointment.

Water Office, trash department or street and alley please call 618-942-3177.

Mayor or City Clerk’s Office please call 618-942-3175.

Code Enforcement Office please call 618-942-6004. Property Owner’s Permits may be dropped in the water department night box in front of City Hall, just be sure to specify your check is for the permit and include permit number or a copy of the permit.

Fire Department please call 618-942-6514.

Police Department please call 618-942-4132.

As always, if you have an emergency call 911. We shall together as a community get through this temporary situation. Thank you for your cooperation.

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MCLEANSBORO

The lobby at City Hall is closed until further notice. Please use the drop box in the alley or the mail slot at the front door to pay bills. If you need assistance with payment, please knock on the door and someone will help you. For more information call 643-2723 weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The McCoy Memorial Library is also closed until further notice.

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MARION

Effective immediately, City Hall is closed to the public.

The health and safety of our employees remains one of our highest priorities. With the current recommendations of the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Governor’s Office, business with any of the City Hall offices will be done by appointment only. Please refer to the numbers below to reach each office for an appointment.

If you have specific business with the Water Office please call 618-993-5610. Payments can be made at the drop box in front of City Hall or at the drive-thru box behind City Hall on the corner of Madison and Main Streets.

If you have specific business with the Mayor or City Clerk’s Office please call 618-997-6281.

If you have specific business with the Code Enforcement Office please call 618-993-2422.

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SESSER

Sesser Mayor Jason Ashmore says the City Hall lobby is closed to the public but city operations will continue.

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WEST FRANKFORT

The City of West Frankfort understands the concerns of COVID-19 and the health risk and impact it brings to us all. Effective immediately, City Hall will be closed to the public. The health and safety of our employees remains one of our highest priorities and due to the recommendations of the Department of Public Health and the Governor’s office, business with any of the City Hall offices will be done by appointment only. Water payments can be made, by mail, at the drop box at City Hall or online at our website, CityofWestFrankfort.com. If you have specific business with the Water Department, City Clerk’s office or the Code Enforcement office, please call (618) 932-3262.

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All Cato Fashions locations will be closed until April 1st, 2020.

Peoples National Banks will provide drive-thru services only at our branch locations, effective March 20 until further notice.  Our branch lobbies will be available by appointment only by calling toll-free at 877-378-1909.  Peoples National Bank encourages customers to use their drive-thru services, ATMs and digital channels as much as possible.

Area Concert & Entertainment Cancellations and Postponements
Lynyrd Skynyrd March 27th at the Show Me Center has been postponed until October 24th.
The Rolling Stones June 27th at The Dome at At America’s Center has been postponed, but no rescheduled date has been announced yet.