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Posted on: August 9, 2022

West Oak Street Temporary Closure

Road Closed Generic (2)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDAL- Beginning at 6: 00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 10, West Oak Street at the intersection with North Illinois Avenue will be closed to all traffic. The closure is expected to last for approximately 7 to 10 da...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: August 3, 2022

Off the Rails Concert Series Returns for Second Year

Off the Rails Concert Series

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The “Off the Rails” Concert Series returns to downtown Carbondale on Saturday, August 6, at 7 p.m.! The City of Carbondale and Carbondale Main Street have teamed up to host the free outdoor concerts at the Washington Stre...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: August 2, 2022

Join us for the 2022 Illinois Solar Tour in Carbondale!

The 2022 ISEA Solar Tour(2)

CARBONDALE - The City of Carbondale has partnered with the Illinois Solar Education Association (ISEA) to arrange host sites in Carbondale for the 2022 Illinois Solar Tour on Saturday, September 24, from 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. 

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: July 20, 2022

Updates to Carbondale Food Truck Ordinance

Food Truck Ordinance Changes

  1. Changes for All Food Truck/Trailer and Pushcart Operators:
    1. The Ordinance removes requirements for criminal history checks regardless of whether they operate from public or private property and exempts those operators from license denial or revocation due t...
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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: July 11, 2022

Veo Brings Shared Electric Scooters to Carbondale

Veo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The City of Carbondale is excited to announce that its new micromobility program will launch on Friday, July 15. Micromobility company, Veo, will deploy 350 scooters throughout the city and on the South...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: July 6, 2022

ARPA Funds to Expand Manufacturing Sector in Carbondale

McRoy Drive Improvement

Contact: EDA Public Affairs Department, (202) 482-4085July 5, 2022

U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $993,265 in American Rescue Plan Funds to Expand Manufacturing Sector in Carbondale, IllinoisAward is Part of the Department of Commerce’s $300...

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City Hall-Press Releases

News Flash

Posted on: August 1, 2022

August is School and Campus Preparedness Month

School and Campus Preparedness Month

As the kids get ready to head back to school, the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) and local emergency management agencies, including the Carbondale Fire Department, are encouraging parents to include emergency preparedness in their back-to-sch...

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Fire Carousel
Posted on: August 1, 2022

Get Out and Stay Alive

Get Out and Stay Alive (2)

Get Out and Stay Alive is a program designed by the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help save your life in case you find yourself in a fire situation. This program focuses on three main topics: Getting Out, Prevention, and Protection. 

Gett...

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Fire Carousel
Posted on: August 1, 2022

Campus and Off-Campus Fire Safety

Campus Fire Safety

Going to college is an exciting time for students and their parents. Living in your new “home away from home” not only gives young adults more freedom to make their own choices, but it also instills in them an increased level of person...

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Fire Carousel
Posted on: July 1, 2022

Summer Season: Peak Time for Grilling Fires

Grilling Safety

With barbecue season here, the Carbondale Fire Department would like to remind grillers to use cooking safety during the summer months when grilling fires occur most often. According to the latest grilling statistics from NFPA:

  • 10,600 home fires are starte...
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News Flash

Posted on: August 8, 2022

Lateral Police Officer Program

Carousel Image- PD Salary

If you have two or more years of post-probationary work experience as a police officer and meet the outlined qualifications, you are eligible for the Lateral Police Officer Program. Applications for experienced police officers are accepted on an ongoing b...

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Police Carousel
Posted on: August 8, 2022

Compliment An Officer

Compliment An Officer

The Carbondale Police Department strives to provide the best police services and maintain high professionalism and rapport with the community.

If a Carbondale Police Department employee has positively impacted your life, please consider filling out this on...

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Police Carousel
Posted on: November 17, 2020

Carbondale Police Department Arrest Summary

Arrest Summary

Click the image above to view the latest Arrest Summary from the Carbondale Police Department.

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News Flash

Posted on: August 5, 2022

Missing/Runaway Juvenile- Recovered

The City of Carbondale Police Department learned that Davis was located in Carbondale and found to be in good health. We appreciate the community’s assistance in this case.

Prior Release:

The City of Carbondale Police Department is requesting the ...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: August 4, 2022

Missing/Runaway Juvenile

The City of Carbondale Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing juvenile, Shariah N. Davis, age 16 of Carbondale.  Shariah was last seen on 08-01-2022 at about 2:30 p.m. in the 1400 block of West Wal...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: July 29, 2022

Update: Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm Investigation

On 07-24-22 at approximately 5:08 p.m., City of Carbondale police officers responded to the 800 block of North Marion Street in reference to a report of shots fired.  During the course of the investigation, detectives identified the suspect as Ja...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: July 25, 2022

Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm Investigation

On 07-24-22 at approximately 5:08 p.m., City of Carbondale police officers responded to the 800 block of North Marion Street in reference to a report of shots fired.  Officers learned a grey or silver Jeep Wrangler stopped in front of a residence...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: July 15, 2022

Update: Missing Juvenile

Missing Juvenile Located

On 07-15-22, the City of Carbondale Police Department learned that missing juvenile Marcell Stevenson was located in Carbondale and found to be in good health. We appreciate the community’s assistance in this case. &n...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: July 15, 2022

Missing/Habitual Runaway Juvenile

 The City of Carbondale Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing juvenile, Marcell L. Stevenson, age 13 of Carbondale.  Marcell was last seen on 07-13-2022 at about 12:30 a.m. in the 700 blo...

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Police-Press Releases