News Flash

Posted on: December 11, 2019

2019 State of the City Address

2019 State of the City Lunch

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The Carbondale Chamber of Commerce will host the 2019 State of the City Address on Tuesday, December 17 during their monthly luncheon.

Carbondale Mayor John “Mike” Henry will highlight the City’s progress and accomplishmen...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: November 29, 2019

Warming Center Opens in Carbondale

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The Carbondale Warming Center will open at 8 p.m. on December 1, 2019. Organizers say their mission is to provide nighttime sleeping space on cold nights as a supplement to the city’s existing shelter ...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: November 27, 2019

City of Carbondale Leads With Solar Deployment

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE -  Reaching its goal of becoming a leader in sustainable energy, the City of Carbondale approved a PPA (Power Purchase Agreement) which will allow for the deployment of a $2.4M solar project which will pow...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Carbondale Mayor Supports Efforts to Improve Amtrak On-Time Performance

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE - Carbondale Mayor John “Mike” Henry supports the Rail Passenger Fairness Act recently introduced by US Senator Dick Durbin. This legislation aims to provide Amtrak with a mechanism to keep frei...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: November 22, 2019

City of Carbondale to Host Holiday Lights Contest

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The City of Carbondale is excited to launch its second annual holiday lights display contest.

Share photos of your holiday lights display with us on Facebook @CarbondaleCity now through December 18. Our team of reindeer wi...

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News Flash

Posted on: December 2, 2019

Practice Fire Safety This Holiday Season

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As you deck the halls, the Carbondale Fire Department wants to remind residents to practice fire safety this holiday season.

Things such as Christmas trees and other decorations, decorative lighting, increased use of extension cords and wrapped presents ar...

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Fire Carousel
Posted on: December 2, 2019

Preparing for Winter Weather

Final Winter Survival Kit

With winter upon us, the Carbondale Fire Department would like to remind everyone to be prepared to take care of yourself and those around you. Emergency Preparedness Kits should be prepared with at least three days' worth of essentials for your family an...

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Posted on: November 22, 2019

Fire Department Raises Money to Help Local Cancer Patients

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For the fifth year, the Carbondale Fire Department and Carbondale Professional Firefighters Local 1961 donated money to help cancer patients in need of financial assistance.

On Thursday, November 21, firefighters presented a check for $1,030 to the SIH Fou...

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Fire Carousel
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Carbon Monoxide

Carbon monoxide is an odorless, colorless gas that often goes undetected, catching individuals off guard or in their sleep. The "silent killer" is produced by burning fuel in cars or trucks, small engines, stoves, lanterns, grills, fireplaces, g...

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News Flash

Posted on: November 21, 2019

Fire Department Raises Money to Help Local Cancer Patients

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – For the fifth year, the Carbondale Fire Department and Carbondale Professional Firefighters Local 1961 donated money to help cancer patients in need of financial assistance.

On Thursday, November 21, firefighters...

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Fire-Press Releases

News Flash

Posted on: November 6, 2019

Fully Automated Refuse Collection Begins January 20, 2020

Refuse Changes Final 10-31-19

Beginning on December 16, 2019 new guidelines will need to be followed for refuse collection as fully automated collection service will begin on January 20, 2020:

  • All refuse must be contained completely inside cart(s) provided by the City with the lid(s) c...
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News Flash

Posted on: March 15, 2019

House Watch Program

House Watch Program

Are you going on vacation soon? The Carbondale Police Department offers a House Watch program to assist residents who are away for an extended period of time. 

Police officers check residences daily, looking for suspicious activity or anything out...

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Police Carousel
Posted on: March 15, 2019

Carbondale Police Department Offers Safe Exchange Zone

Safe Zone

If you're looking to finish a sale on Craigslist or Heartland Community Swap, the Carbondale Police Department offers a safe exchange zone for online purchases.

While the Police Department has not investigated any incidents involving meetings where transac...

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Police Carousel
Posted on: June 13, 2018

Citizen's Police Academy

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Get a first-hand look at the work officers perform on a daily basis by signing up for our Citizen's Police Academy.

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News Flash

Posted on: December 12, 2019

Retail Theft Investigation

The City of Carbondale Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying suspects involved in retail thefts occurring at both Walgreen’s locations in Carbondale.  The suspects, pictured below, stole merchandi...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: December 10, 2019

Retail Theft Investigation

The City of Carbondale Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying suspects involved in a retail theft on 12-03-2019 at about 5:00 p.m. at Dick’s Sporting Goods located at 1250 East Main Street in Carbondale. &a...

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