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FALL NO STICKER YARD WASTE PICKUP

September 20, 2021

The “No Sticker” Fall Yard Waste Collection will begin Monday, October 4, 2021, through Thursday, November 25, 2021. Loose landscape waste, such as leaves, grass clippings, small branches not larger than 1/2 inches in diameter, etc. must be either bagged in Kraft paper bags, landscape waste bags or placed in […]

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Interruption of Go West Bus Services – Campus and City Routes

August 26, 2021

Due to a driver shortage, MCPT is notifying the residents of Macomb and students of Western Illinois University and Spoon River College that there will be an interruption of Go West bus services for both campus and city routes. Over the next few weeks, there will be limited or no […]

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FREE MULCH-WHILE SUPPLY LAST

August 9, 2021

City of Macomb Yard Waste SiteMulch can be picked up by any City of Macomb resident at the City of Macomb yard waste site. The yard is open Thursday – Sunday 10:00 AM- 6:00 PM. Please be prepared with a shovel to load your own and no more than a […]

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GLENWOOD POOL SEASON ENDS AUGUST 18TH

July 30, 2021

The City of Macomb and YMCA of McDonough County announce the Glenwood pool, located at 1400 N. Randolph Street in Macomb, IL, will close for the season on Wednesday, August 18, 2021 and will be open from 12:00PM to 7:00PM on the last day. Scheduled hours of operation are Monday […]

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CITY OF MACOMB NEW UTILITY BILLING

July 21, 2021

The city of Macomb has transitioned to the new software. Utility bills are blue in color with this new software.

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State-supported Amtrak passenger trains to resume full service July 19

July 16, 2021

The Illinois Department of Transportation announced today that the Lincoln Service, Carl Sandburg/Illinois Zephyr and Illini/Saluki state-supported Amtrak trains will resume full-service effective July 19. Service levels had been reduced by half due to the COVID-19 pandemic. With the resumption of a full schedule, there will be five daily roundtrips […]

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CITY OF MACOMB SOFTWARE IMPLEMENTATION UPDATE

July 2, 2021

The City of Macomb Business/Water Department Office will be closed at City Hall located at 232 E. Jackson St. on Tuesday, July 6, 2021 and Wednesday, July 7, 2021 to begin the transfer from the old to the new system.  The software system will help better serve our citizens of […]

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CITY OF MACOMB NEW SOFTWARE IMPLEMENTATION BEGINS

June 24, 2021

The City of Macomb software implementation begins on June 24, 2021 and the software will help better serve our citizens of the City of Macomb. The new software will be used by the Community Development, Public Works, and Business/Water Departments.  The transition from the old to the new system will […]

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The Change of Pace Outdoor Seating Grant

June 21, 2021

The Change of Pace upgraded the outdoor seating atmosphere through the City of Macomb’s Outdoor Seating Grant program with a $13,065.61 award. The Change of Pace was able to add new picnic tables and chairs and heaters for patrons to enjoy a more comfortable outdoor space to enjoy for a […]

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The Sullivan Taylor Block Outdoor Seating Grant

June 14, 2021

The Sullivan Taylor Block (Sullivan Taylor Coffee House, The Wine Sellers, and Sullivan Taylor Hall) improved their outdoor seating through the City of Macomb’s Outdoor Seating Grant program with a $43,955.97 award. They collaborated together and redid the concrete and brick, added outdoor heating elements, umbrellas, and outdoor furniture for […]

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