July 2017 Newsletter

City of McLeansboro
102 West Main Street, McLeansboro, Illinois 62859
618-643-2723

July 2017

We hope you have a safe and enjoyable July 4th Celebration! The City Celebration is Friday, July 7th! Fireworks display begins at 9:00 pm at Lake McLeansboro. All boats are to be off the lake by 5:00 pm.

City Hall will be closed Tuesday, July 4th.

Republic Garbage Services will run one day late the week of July 4th.  There will be no garbage picked up on Tuesday, July 4th. Please put your totes out the evening before pick-up and remove them from the street-side as soon as possible following pick-up. All house-hold waste should be bagged and inside the tote. Republic is not required to accept additional bags of trash at curb-side.

A Memorial for Edgar Satterfield is planned for Sunday, July 16, at newly renamed Edgar Satterfield Kiwanis Park, 502 West Meadow Acres Drive, with the unveiling of a new park sign and a reception for Satterfield family members. The pavilion at the park has been named the Edgar Satterfield Pavilion. The park includes the baseball diamond and the Kids’ Kingdom; it is an important part of our municipal park system. A time for the event will be published on the City Facebook page and website closer to the date.

Thank you for keeping our meter readers safe! Clear and easy access to meters allows them to do their job in a safe and timely manner. Your help is greatly appreciated.

MFT roadwork is to commence the second week in July with milling on St. Charles, Old Brickyard and Hickory Streets. Oil and Chip work is expected to begin in August.

Expect Gas Line Safety Surveys coming to your mailbox soon! Please complete them, and mail them back to Paradigm promptly.

NOTICE: The city is not responsible for mail delivery. Failure to receive billing
does not relinquish responsibility for payment or penalty. Payment for utilities
is always due on the 10th of the month. Any utility bills not paid by 4:00 P.M. on
Monday, July 17 will result in the customer having services interrupted on
Tuesday, July 18. A reconnect fee of $25.00 will be charged. Customers are
responsible for all costs requiring collection.  


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July 2017 Newsletter