News Flash

Posted on: August 6, 2018

UPDATE: Operation Clean Sweep

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East St. Louis and Better Family Life are partnering up to tackle Our Great City.

We need your help

VOLUNTEER! 

 WHEN: Saturday, September 29, 2018

WHERE: 939 St. Clair Avenue, East St. Louis, IL 62201

Order of Events

6:00 AM - Arriva...

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: September 6, 2018

GROWING SMALL BUSINESSES IN EAST ST. LOUIS

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The City of East St. Louis and the National Development Council announce a new opportunity to create jobs and help expand small businesses. Facilitated by a $500,000 equity investment approved by City Council, the Grow East St. Louis Fund will make $2 mil...

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Additional Info... East St. Louis News
Posted on: August 31, 2018

St. Clair County Intergovernmental Grants

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The St. Clair County Intergovernmental Grants Department will be accepting pre-applications from resident homeowners to participate in the St. Clair County Community Development Block Grant Moderate Housing Rehabilitation Program.

This program is designed ...

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: August 17, 2018

Illinois American Water Free Chlorine Switch

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Illinois American Water Free Chlorine SwitchOn Tuesday August 21, 2018 Illinois American Water will be temporarily changing the type of disinfectant used in the water as we always do at this time of year.  Instead of combining the chlorine in the...

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: August 7, 2018

2nd Annual Family Fun 3K Walk

Family Fun 3K Walk

September is Childhood Obesity Month! Coach Melody and Lessie Bates Davis are teaming up to bring awareness to this growing epidemic. According to CDC, 1 out of every 5 children ages 6-18 are obese. Grab all the kids you know, get registered, and come out...

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: August 6, 2018

East St. Louis City Accomplishments

City Accomplishments

As a City we have done a lot, this is just a small of list of what we have accomplished.

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: June 4, 2018

East St Louis Opportunity Zone map

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East St Louis Opportunity Zone map

East St. Louis News
Posted on: May 24, 2018

Opportunity Zone designations in East St. Louis

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Mayor Jackson-Hicks Announces Opportunity Zone Designations in East St. Louis 

Designation of Opportunity Zones in East St. Louis will Incentivize Investment Along

Major Corridors & Downtown in the City Mayor Emeka Jackson-Hicks announced that ...

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: May 16, 2018

Highway Construction Careers Training Program

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Southwestern Illinois College has a Highway Construction Careers Training Program (HCCTP)

This program was established to increase minority and female participation in the trades.  Our goal is to give students an understanding of the trades within...

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: April 27, 2018

Light Up East St. Louis

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The City of East St. Louis along with Ameren Illinois and the NAACP teamed up on 26 April to Light Up East St. Louis. Together with local volunteers they will walk the streets of Post Place, Alhambra Court, Vogel Place and College Ave to start replacing t...

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: April 12, 2018

East St. Louis Hires New Police Officer

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Meet Officer Jason Boyd, the newest member to the East St. Louis Police Department Team.

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: April 12, 2018

Protecting Human Health and the Environment Apr2 2018

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These are the slides that were provided by the EPA at our latest Town Hall Meeting.

Protecting Human Health and the Environment Slides

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: March 14, 2018

East St. Louis New ISO Rating

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We wish to thank you and Chief Blackmon for your cooperation during our recent Public Protection Classification (PPC) survey. ISO has completed its analysis of the structural fire suppression delivery system provided in your community. The resulting class...

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Tax Increment Financing (TIF)

Shopping

A Tax Increment Financing (TIF) district uses property and/or sales tax revenues in a designated redevelopment area to enable private development to occur. Currently the City of East St. Louis has 5 TIF districts. In the City website's TIF section, we off...

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City of St. Louis Tax Increment Financing East St. Louis News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Metro Transit

Metrolink

More than just a bus or a train, Metro transit is a world-class integrated transportation system. A great way to find out how to take advantage of this extensive system as a whole is to check out these Metro transit system maps.

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View Schedules and Route Maps East St. Louis News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Building in East St. Louis

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The Department of Regulatory Affairs is responsible for inspecting, licensing, and permitting all construction projects with the City as needed. Find information regarding inspections, forms, licenses, City code, and more.

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Regulatory Affairs Page East St. Louis News