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Posted on: August 7, 2018

Traffic Delays Expected Due to Railroad Repairs

Traffic Delays

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CARBONDALE – Drivers should expect delays in the coming days due to railroad crossing repairs by Canadian National Railroad.

The following locations, between Illinois Avenue and Washington Street, will be closed to v...

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Posted on: July 31, 2018

City of Carbondale Launches New Website

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The City of Carbondale is excited to launch its newly redesigned website, www.explorecarbondale.com.  

Throughout the last several months, the City has worked with CivicPlus to design a new website, migrate conten...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: August 6, 2018

Construction Nearly Complete on Downtown Streetscape Improvements Project

City Hall Construction

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECARBONDALE – Work along Illinois Avenue, across from City Hall, is nearly complete as part of the Illinois Avenue Streetscape Improvements Project.

Improvements include new street lights, sidewalks, curb ramps, entrances, trees, plante...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Promotional Pinning Ceremony

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Mike Hertz was promoted from Assistant Fire Chief to Fire Chief, Aaron Hine and Mike Rishel were promoted from Fire Captains to Assistant Fire Chiefs, and Rob Miller, D.W. Presley, and Carl Sisk were promoted from Fire Fighters to Fire Captains.

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Fire
Posted on: June 13, 2018

Severe Weather

Carbondale Severe Weather

Families can - and do - cope with disaster by preparing in advance and working together as a team. Follow these steps to create your disaster plan. Knowing what to do is your best protection and your responsibility.

4 Steps to Safety 

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News Flash

Posted on: August 7, 2018

Outdoor Warning Siren Testing - POSTPONED

Tornado Siren Testing

Due to inclement weather, testing of the outdoor warning sirens will not be done on August 7. This testing has been postponed to August 14 at 10 am.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Police

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Posted on: August 9, 2018

City of Carbondale Hiring Experienced Police Officers

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The Carbondale Police Department is hiring experienced/lateral officers to perform a variety of law enforcement duties.

Individuals with two or more years of post-probationary work experience as a police officer are eligible for the City of Carbondale's La...

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Police
Posted on: June 13, 2018

Carbondale Officer Honored for Teaching D.A.R.E.

D.A.R.E. Award

Carbondale Community Resource Officer Randy Mathis was recognized at the Illinois Juvenile Officers Association Conference in Peoria for his commitment to teaching D.A.R.E. for 20 years.

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Citizen's Police Academy

Citizen's Police Academy

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: August 14, 2018

Fatal Traffic Crash Investigation

On 08-13-2018 at 7:55 p.m., officers of the City of Carbondale Police Department responded to the 500 block of North Wall Street regarding a traffic crash involving a pedestrian. Upon arrival, officers located a 5 year old male child who had been struck b...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: August 13, 2018

Retail Theft Investigation

The City of Carbondale Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying suspects in a retail theft investigation at Best Buy, 1270 East Main Street. On 04-21-18 at about 6:10 p.m., a male and female, pictured below, concealed ...

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

Arrest Warrant Obtained for Man in Connection to Aggravated Battery With a Firearm Incident

On 08-06-18, detectives with the City of Carbondale Police Department applied for and were granted an arrest warrant for Nicholas A. M. Hastings, age 23 of Carbondale, in connection with the shooting incident that occurred 08-03-18 in the 800 block of Wes...

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