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HOLIDAY SEASON FIRE SAFETY TIPS

November 29, 2022

Make fire safety your centerpiece for your holiday festivities. To assist all residents in being fire smart this holiday season the Macomb Fire Department remind the community to be mindful of the following hazards to ensure a fire safe Holiday.• When setting up a live Christmas tree at home, place […]

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DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT SUPPORTS AND PROMOTES SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY

November 23, 2022

City of Macomb Downtown Development supports and promotes Small Business Saturday in Macomb.  This year’s Small Business Saturday is November 26, 2022.  For those unfamiliar with Small Business Saturday, it is a marketing effort started by American Express as a way to promote the small, independent business owner.  Small Business […]

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FLAGS OF LOVE MEMORIAL BRICK HOLIDAY GIFT CERTIFICATES

November 21, 2022

The Macomb Flags of Love & Memorial Bricks Committee, through an all-volunteer effort, is expanding to offer gift certificates for the Holiday season.  Both veteran and sponsor bricks will be placed in front of the fountain in Chandler Park.  Purchase a brick to honor an honorably discharged, deceased veteran that […]

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FIRE

211 W McDonough St Structure Fire

November 18, 2022

At 07:32 AM, Friday November 18, 2022, the Macomb Fire Department responded to a possible structure fire in a single-family residence at 211 W. McDonough St in Macomb. The caller reported a possible fire in her attic. The initial crew arrived on scene at 07:36 and found light smoke emitting […]

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HOLIDAY LIGHT SHOW CEREMONY IN CHANDLER PARK

November 17, 2022

HOLIDAY LIGHT SHOW CEREMONY IN CHANDLER PARK MACOMB, IL- City of Macomb Downtown Development announces the grand opening holiday light show ceremony at the Gazebo in Chandler Park on Saturday, November 26, 2022 at 5:00PM to kick off the holiday season in Downtown Macomb.  The show was implemented and designed […]

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DONATION TO MIDWEST BUS MUSEUM

November 16, 2022

McDonough County Public Transportation (MCPT) will be donating two of their retired buses to the Midwest Bus Museum in Richmond, Illinois. The Midwest Bus Museum was incorporated in January of 2020 with the purpose of preserving bus transportation history. The following two buses will be donated due to their style […]

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FIRE

STRUCTURE FIRE-341 S. LAFAYETTE ST.

November 10, 2022

At 1:16 PM, Wednesday November 9, 2022, the Macomb Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire in a single-family residence located at 341 S. Lafayette St. The initial crew arrived on scene at 1:20 pm and found smoke emitting from the structure. Entry was made into the structure where […]

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TOUR LIGHTS

CITY OF MACOMB 3RD YEAR TOUR OF LIGHTS

November 1, 2022

City of Macomb needs your help.  Help us bring Holiday Cheer to residents and visitors.  We are looking for residents and businesses that decorate to put their address on the Tour of Lights for families to enjoy.  All you need to do is submit the address to kterry@cityofmacomb.com or call […]

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Dickens On The Square 2022

October 31, 2022

Dickens on the Square December 2, 2022 and December 3, 2022. Check back under here to find out everything that is going on during Dickens.

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FLAGS OF LOVE BRICK MEMORIAL EXPANSION

October 19, 2022

The Macomb Flags of Love & Memorial Bricks Committee, through an all-volunteer effort, is expanding the Brick Memorial in Macomb’s Historic Chandler Park.  The Brick Memorial first phase is located on the East Carroll Street side of Chandler Park in front of the Ruth Watts Memorial Fountain.  The second phase […]

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