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WEST CENTRAL PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM WEBINAR

February 23, 2021

Please join the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity’s Office of Regional Economic Development for a webinar to learn more about the US Small Business Administration’s Federal Paycheck Protection Program. This federal forgivable COVID-19 Relief Loan Program will help Illinois small businesses keep their employees on payroll during this […]

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THE CITY OF MACOMB LAUNCHES RE-DESIGN WEBSITE

February 18, 2021

The City of Macomb announces the launch of the City’s improved website, www.cityofmacomb.com, which make it easier for the community and others to access services, find information, and engage with resources in Macomb, Illinois. The re-design was accomplished with using the cities web developer, Electric Oaks, and input from staff […]

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POLICE CHIEF BARKER ANNOUNCES PLANS TO RETIRE, MAYOR TO APPOINT LT. JEREL JONES AS NEW MACOMB POLICE CHIEF

February 12, 2021

Macomb Police Chief Curt Barker announced today that he will be retiring as Chief of Police effective May 3, 2021. Barker, a graduate of Western Illinois University and a U.S. Army veteran, has served as a member of the Macomb Police Department for over 27 years, 12 of those years […]

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Frozen Pipes

Preventing Frozen Water Pipes

February 9, 2021

INDOOR TIPS: Maintain heat at 55 degrees minimum(including in basement). Avoid drafts where exposed pipeare located. Insulate pipes that are located incold and drafty places in thehome. OUTDOOR TIPS: Disconnect hoses. Shut off faucets from insidebasementand drain the faucets. IN EXTREME COLD: Open cabinet doors to allow heatto reach pipes. […]

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Over $50,000 Spent From The Ripple II Initiative

February 5, 2021

The City of Macomb council approved the Resident Incentive for Purchase to Promote the Local Economy II (RIPPLE) program on November 16, 2020.  The program ran from November 16, 2020 through January 4, 2021.  The RIPPLE II program encouraged a person to spend $200 to any non-essential retail businesses & […]

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City of Macomb Announcements

City Council Attendance and Public Comments

February 1, 2021

The Macomb City Council resumed meeting in person January 19th as the region moved into Tier 3 mitigations.  Subsequently, the region has moved into Phase 4 of the Restore Illinois plan and thus, effective Monday February 1st the public can attend and make public comments in person.  City Council meetings […]

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Housing

Macomb Asks Citizens For Housing Feedback

January 29, 2021

The City of Macomb, in partnership with the Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA), is undertaking a planning effort to complete a Housing Needs Assessment as a part of an overall Community Revitalization Strategy.  This planning effort will examine housing needs as well as community life in the City of Macomb, […]

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City of Macomb Snow Routes

January 23, 2021

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT Macomb – Friday, January 22, 2021 Contacts:         Mayor’s Office                     Public Works Dept.                         City of Macomb                   City of Macomb                         309-833-2558                       309-833-2821 With the anticipated winter weather forecast of three (3) to eight (8) inches of snow, the City of Macomb is declaring a Snow Emergency starting […]

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Grant Information

$450,000 Awarded to Small Businesses in Macomb

January 19, 2021

The City of Macomb announces 58 awards totaling $450,000 through three State of Illinois grant programs for small businesses. The City of Macomb has launched the Outdoor Seating Grant Program (OSGP) and Small Business Micro Grant Program (SBMGP) supported by the CURE Economic Support (ES) grant program administered by the […]

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City of Macomb Recycling Pickup Schedules

City of Macomb Recycling Pickup Odd/Even Schedules

January 15, 2021

2021 Odd Week Recycling Schedule2021 Even Week Recycling Schedule

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