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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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The Cafe Outdoor Seating Grant

June 10, 2021

The Café built an outdoor seating atmosphere through the City ofMacomb’s Outdoor Seating Grant program with a $25,000 award. The Café was able toadd permanent fencing, outdoor furniture, and umbrellas including sun sails. This grantenabled the Café to provide their customers with a more comfortable outdoor space toenjoy for a […]

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Forgottonia Outdoor Seating Grant

June 7, 2021

City grant improves outdoor seating at local craft brewery Forgottonia Brewing, LLC improved their outdoor seating through the City of Macomb’s Outdoor Seating Grant program with a $25,000 award. The brewery was able to add a permanent framing system and clear, movable wind blocks as well as a sun sail […]

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DOWNTOWN REVITALIZATION PROJECT PHASE II BEGINS

May 14, 2021

– City of Macomb Downtown Development announces the beginning of construction on the Downtown Revitalization, Phase II project.  The Phase II will include the removal and replacement of sidewalks, removal and replacement of existing light poles, and installation of street scape around the Square and including one block in each […]

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CITY OF MACOMB RECOGNIZES NATIONAL POLICE WEEK

May 13, 2021
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