News Flash

Posted on: September 20, 2019

Evergreen Lake Closed Due to Algae Issues

Closed Sign

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – Evergreen Lake is currently closed due to potentially harmful algae in the water; this algae is a temporary problem, typically caused by hot dry weather.

During this time, fishing, boating and swimming are NOT permitted. P...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: September 13, 2019

Carbondale Announces Music Lineup for Halloween

Carbondale Halloween 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The Carbondale Halloween Committee is excited to officially announce the 2019 concert lineup. 

The following artists will take center stage at the Washington Street Venue, located at the corner of Washin...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: September 6, 2019

City of Carbondale Receives Funding for Roundabout Project

City of Carbondale Logo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The Illinois Department of Transportation has selected the City of Carbondale's Chautauqua and McLafferty roads roundabout project for local Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP) funding.

The City will use th...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: September 6, 2019

Mayor Henry Announces Trick-or-Treat Hours for Carbondale

Trick-or-Treat Hours

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – Carbondale Mayor John “Mike” Henry is excited to announce trick-or-treat hours for Halloween.

Kids can trick-or-treat throughout Carbondale on Thursday, October 31 from 5-8 p.m. Residents wishing to hand out candy to “tric...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: September 3, 2019

Fresh Fitness Returns to Turley Park

Fresh Fitness

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The City of Carbondale, Carbondale Park District and SIU Student Recreation Center are excited to offer Fresh Fitness classes this Fall at Turley Park.The exercise classes will be held on September 7, 14 and 21 ...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: August 22, 2019

Carbondale Amtrak Station to Undergo Renovations

Amtrak

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – Amtrak will begin work on a series of renovations, including plaza and ramp access improvements, at the Carbondale station, located at 401 S. Illinois Avenue, beginning the week of September 3.

The proj...

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City Hall-Press Releases
Posted on: June 17, 2019

Commission Seeks Input for Sustainability Action Plan

Sustainability Action Plan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CARBONDALE – The Sustainability Commission is seeking ideas from the community to help develop a Sustainability Action Plan for Carbondale.

Ideas from individuals who live and work in Carbondale will be crucial in he...

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City Hall-Press Releases