With all members present and just a few items on the agenda, the Carmi City Council held a short meeting on Tuesday evening. Mayor Jeff Pollard kicked off the meeting asking for approval to seek bids for a mowing service. Pollard said that the... Read More.
It only took 6 minutes for Carmi City Council to breeze through it’s May 3rd meeting. Council passed a resolution renewing the employee safety incentive program. Cynthia Atteberry, City Clerk explains…City employees haven’t had an on the job at fault injury since at least... Read More.
Carmi Police are looking for assistance in identifying the suspect(s) involved in stealing a trailer from a local business. The truck pictured below is the suspect vehicle and appears to be a dark colored 4 door Dodge Ram. The trailer pictured is the stolen... Read More.
Illinois House Republicans are making another effort to take the process of redrawing legislative districts out of the hands of lawmakers and place the duty on an independent 11-person commission.State Reps. Tim Butler of Springfield, Ryan Spain of Peoria and Jackie Haas of Kankakee... Read More.
Stewart Street between Burrell Street and Illinois Street will be closed on March 26, 2020 beginning at 7am and extending into early evening for work on a water project.
Righter Leaving Office State Senator Dale Righter, republican of Mattoon announced Friday he will not be seeking re-election to the 55th District seat he has held since 2003.“Words can not adequately describe the immeasurable blessing that serving the citizens of east-central and southeastern Illinois has... Read More.
The Carmi City Council met Tuesday night for the second time in June. After approval of minutes and financials, the Council unanimously approved the prevailing wage ordinance.The Council then approved the re-appointment of Diane Healy, Denton Aud, Jessica Williams, and John Stanley to the... Read More.
Illinois State Police (ISP) officials and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) are seeking the public’s assistance for information regarding the kidnapping and murder of Tammy J. Zywicki. August 23rd marks the 25th anniversary of Tammy’s death, and her case remains active as the... Read More.