November 2017 Newsletter

City of McLeansboro
102 West Main Street, McLeansboro, Illinois 62859

October 2017

City Hall will be closed Friday, November 10th in observance of Veteran’s Day, and on Thursday and Friday November 23rd and 24th in celebration of Thanksgiving.

Republic Garbage Services will not run on Thanksgiving; Thursday service will occur on Friday, November 24th. Please put your totes out the evening before pick-up and remove them from the street-side as soon as possible following pick-up. The new truck with an automatic arm is in use-the tote lid may or may not be left up after collection. Please ensure that multiple totes are a minimum of three feet apart and at least three feet away from parked cars, etc. Please ensure that totes are placed with the hinged side away from the street. All house-hold waste should be bagged and inside the tote. Republic is not required to accept additional bags of trash at curb-side. Totes not in compliance will not be emptied. To rent an additional residential tote, contact Lisa @ 918-693-3164. For new commercial service contact Josh @ 618-751-4914.

Republic Garbage Services observes the following Holidays for residential customers: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. The collection service is adjusted by one day following those holidays. 

City Code requires clear and easy access to all City utility meters. Thank you for keeping our meter readers safe, and making their jobs easier.

Leaf burning is allowed as long as the leaves are not burned on City Streets or the fires left unattended.

Mark your calendars! The City Christmas Parade, “A Christmas Remembered,” is Friday,
December 1, 2017 at 6:00PM. See you on the square!


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
Friday, November 17th will result in the customer having services interrupted on
Monday, November 20th. A reconnect fee of $25.00 will be charged. Customers are
responsible for all costs requiring collection.  

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November 2017 Newsletter