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News Flash

Posted on: January 18, 2022

City Accepting Funding Applications from Community Agencies

Community Agency Funding Application

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The City of Carbondale is accepting funding applications from community agencies for the City’s Fiscal Year 2023 (May 1, 2022 – April 30, 2023). Each year, the City of Carbondale approves fun...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: January 14, 2022

City Accepting Applications and Project Ideas for American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Funding

ARPA Funds

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The City of Carbondale is accepting applications from community agencies requesting American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds (SLFRF). The City is prepared to use a portion of its $7.8...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Neighborhood Alliance Meeting Planned for February 5

Neighborhood Alliance Meeting 2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – Carbondale’s Annual Neighborhood Alliance Meeting will take place Saturday, February 5, beginning at 10 a.m. on a Zoom facilitated by the Carbondale Public Library.

During the first hour, neighborhoods and communi...

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

Christmas Tree Recycling Program

Christmas Tree Recycling Program

The City of Carbondale Forestry Division will conduct its’ Curbside Christmas Tree Recycling from January 3, 2022, thru January 28, 2022. Residents desiring to participate in this program should place their Christmas Trees curbside on t...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Carbondale Warming Center Expands Capacity

Warming Center Logo - Web

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The Carbondale Warming Center has expanded capacity for the cold weather seasons! Effective immediately, the CWC will provide nighttime sleeping space on cold nights as a supplement to the city’s exist...

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News Flash

Posted on: January 1, 2022

Tips to Limit Your Exposure to Hazardous Household Chemicals

Household Chemicals

Knowing how to handle household products containing hazardous materials or chemicals can reduce the risk of injury.

  • ONLY STORE HOUSEHOLD CHEMICALS IN PLACES CHILDREN CAN'T GET TO THEM
  • Save the national poison control number in your cell phone and post it ne...
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Fire Carousel
Posted on: January 1, 2022

Winter Fire Safety Tips

Winter Fire Safety Tips

The high cost of home heating fuels and utilities has caused many people to search for alternate sources of home heating. The use of wood-burning stoves is growing and space heaters are selling rapidly. Fireplaces are burning wood and man-made logs. All t...

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Fire Carousel
Posted on: December 21, 2021

Pre-Winter Weather Checklist

Pre-Winter Weather Checklist

 With cooler temperatures fast approaching, we should all prepare for upcoming winter weather.

Prepare your home and family

  • Prepare for possible isolation in your home by having sufficient heating fuel; regular fuel sources may be cut off. For exam...
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Fire Carousel
Posted on: November 12, 2021

Don't Crowd The Plow

Dont Crowd the Plow

November is winter weather preparedness month in Illinois, and the Carbondale Office of Emergency Management asks you to prepare now for possible extreme cold, snow, and ice.

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT)  provides the following...

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News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: January 3, 2022

2022 Holiday Refuse and Recycling Schedule

Refuse Truck Recycling

Throughout the year, refuse and recycling routes vary due to holidays. For an updated list of the 2022 Holiday Route Schedule for Refuse & Recycling, please click here. You will also find information on the extra programs the City of Carbondale offers...

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Posted on: January 3, 2022

Carbondale City Council Votes to Reinstate Mask Mandate

Masks Required Indoors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – During a Special City Council meeting on Monday, August 30, the Carbondale City Council unanimously voted to reinstate a city-wide mask mandate, effective immediately. The Council also approved an ordinance adopting a pol...

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News Flash

Posted on: April 19, 2021

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: January 22, 2021

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 on-going ...

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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: January 15, 2022

Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm

On 01-14-22 at approximately 3:59 a.m., City of Carbondale police officers responded to the area of East Cindy Street and South Wall Street in reference to a report of shots fired.  During the course of the investigation, officers learned a suspe...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Aggravated Assault and Aggravated Unlawful Use of a Weapon

On 01-14-22 at approximately 2:45 a.m., City of Carbondale Police officers responded to Amtrak, 401 South Illinois Avenue, in reference to a report of a man threatening people with a knife after he was removed from the train by Amtrak employees.  ...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Updated Release: Aggravated Unlawful Use of Firearm/Possession of a Stolen Firearm

City of Carbondale Police officers and investigators continue to follow up on the investigation of the shooting incident in the 500 block of West College Street on that occurred on 12-08-21.  During the course of the investigation, investigators ...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: January 7, 2022

Home Invasion, Aggravated Kidnapping, Aggravated Battery Arrests

Home Invasion, Aggravated Kidnapping, Aggravated Battery Arrests

 

On 01-02-22 at 7:07 a.m., City of Carbondale Police Officers responded to the 600 block of West Mill Street regarding a kidnapping.   Officers arrived at the residence and ...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: January 6, 2022

Homicide Investigation

Homicide Investigation

The continuing investigation of the death discovered in the 1100 block of East College Street is determined to be a homicide. The victim is identified as, Gloria Hopkins, 26 years old of Carbondale. Carbondale Police investigators de...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: January 5, 2022

Death Investigation

On 01/04/22 at 7:51 p.m., City of Carbondale Police Officers responded to the 1100 block of East College Street in reference to a welfare check on a possible missing person. Officers checked the residence and found the resident deceased inside. The cause ...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: December 29, 2021

Armed Robbery Investigation

On 12-28-21 at approximately 8:33 p.m., City of Carbondale Police Officers responded to the 400 block of East College Street in reference to a report of an armed robbery.  Officers met with the victim who reported that he was walking with an acqu...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: December 23, 2021

Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm

On 12-23-21 at approximately 1:30 a.m., Carbondale Police Department officers responded to the 700 block of South Lewis Lane regarding a report of someone firing a handgun into a residence. Officers arrived on scene and located Maza D. Lynch, 45 of Carbon...

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