Local Government

School board approves resolution for proposed sales tax

The Carlinville School Board on Monday night approved a resolution to add to the primary election ballot […]

Police chief miffed over couple of issues

Carlinville Police Chief David Haley took exception to a comment made by Alderman Doug Downey at a […]

City to close out Standard Addition water main

Engineer Ronnie Paul of Heneghan and Associates informed Carlinville’s Public Works Committee Tuesday night that he plans […]

Fixing Hainsfurther Memorial Wall approved by park board

Last July a strong wind damaged the Hainsfurther Memorial Wall on CNB Field at Loveless Park. Thursday […]

Road/Bridge committee meeting

A couple of road projects was updated during Wednesday morning’s Macoupin County Road and Bridge Committee meeting. […]

Cloud has concerns with animal control discrepancies

County board has quick monthly meeting Around 20 minutes was all it took for the Macoupin County […]

Review committee to be established to look at

During Monday’s City of Carlinville Finance meeting, committee members voted to establish a review committee including members […]

Demuzio, Veres competing in step challenge

Two Macoupin County mayors are among four mayors participating in a fundraising challenge for the Illinois Coalition […]

Zoning commission changes property designation

In a brief meeting Tuesday evening, Carlinville’s zoning commission voted to make a change on the zoning […]

Council gives approval to Amtrak depot design

Although agreements have yet to be reached with Union Pacific, which owns the property, and Amtrak, Carlinville’s […]