1. 2021 Halloween Resized

    We hope you’ll celebrate the spooky season by attending some of our community’s Halloween festivities! Click on the image above for a list of events ranging from old favorites like the Pumpkin Glow, Safe Halloween, The Great Carbondale Pumpkin Race, and more!  Many of these events will require masks, even outdoors, so please be courteous and check their event details for more information.


  1. Multimodal
    The City of Carbondale was awarded a $13.9 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation's Better Utilizing Investment to Leverage Development (BUILD) program for the Southern Illinois Multimodal Station (SIMMS) project, a new transportation center in downtown Carbondale. The grant will be utilized for the design and construction of the new multi-modal transportation center, as well as the demolition of the existing Amtrak station. More information is available here.