- City Services
Building & Neighborhood Services
Inspects buildings and properties to ensure compliance with City code. Administers the City's mandatory rental inspection program as well as responds to complaints and provides assistance to residents experiencing issues.
Cemetery Grave Site Sales
Oakland Cemetery provides space for persons wishing to purchase a single space or an entire family lot of eight spaces.
Fire Department services include educational programs, preventive inspection services and response to emergencies such as fires, technical rescues and hazardous materials incidents.
Provides the care and well being of plants, trees and shrubs in City parks, memorials and right-of-ways.
Free Notary Service
The City Clerk's Office provides free notary service on most documents. Notaries available in the City Clerk's Office are not licensed attorneys and may not give legal advice.
The Police Department is responsible for the enforcement of all laws and ordinances of the State of Illinois and the City of Carbondale.
Streets & Storm Water Maintenance
The Street Department keeps roads safe in any type of weather, monitors street conditions and removes dirt and debris from the roadways.
Voter Registration Information
In addition to the City Clerk's Office, you may register to vote or submit change of address forms at the Jackson County Clerk's Office and the Carbondale Secretary of State Office.
Waste Collection, Recycling, Clean & Green
Provides weekly refuse collection and curbside recycling services to residents, operates three drop-off recycling locations and year round landscape waste, white goods and used tire collections via a pay per use sticker program.
Water & Sewer Services
Operates the Northwest and Southeast Wastewater Treatment Plants, provides water quality reports and supplies the City with fresh water.