Mayor's Office

Dear Friends,

I am honored to serve the citizens of East St. Louis as their Mayor. I look forward to working together with all segments of our diverse community to make East St. Louis a vibrant place to live, visit, work and do business.

Whether you are a new resident of our city or a life-long East St. Louisan, my office is here to assist you. Please do not hesitate to email me or call my office at 618-482-6699 if you have any concerns, want to schedule an appointment or want to share your ideas with me. My office will endeavor to ensure your questions are answered and your concerns are heard.

As the Mayor of East St. Louis, Illinois I am excited by the opportunity of meeting so many of you at events and celebrations throughout the city.

Citizen participation is just one facet that makes East St. Louis the wonderful community that it is. I invite you to join us for our City Council and Committee meetings that take place in the City Council Chambers at City Hall on 1st and 2nd Thursday nights respectively. Your involvement and shared ideas will ensure that East St. Louis’s future reflects our citizens’ common vision.


Emeka Jackson-Hicks, Mayor