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To Report a Pothole


It has been a rough winter for Illinois roads. If you have a pothole to report, please call 864-5424 or use the Contact Us page on the Village’s website to report the address of the pothole. ...

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Road Closure Feb 8th - Broadway Street


Broadway Street will be closed to thru traffic between North Street and Main Street beginning Feb. 8th at 9:00 AM for a water main break repair adjacent to the Mt. Zion Police Department. Please...

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New Recycling Toters Available


The Village of Mt. Zion recognizes the importance of recycling but at the same time understands that not everyone wants to recycle.  Therefore, recycling is optional in the Village of Mt. Zion and...

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Water Bills Damaged by Post Office


The Village of Mt. Zion Water Department received notice that approximately 200 water bills were damaged by United States Postal Service (USPS) equipment.  USPS will deliver those bills that have...

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Boil Order FAQs


So a boil order has been issue, now what?  Click here for answers to most asked questions.

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Christmas Lighting Contest


2017 Christmas Lighting Contest

Christmas Lighting Contest

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Street Sweeping, November 20th & 21st


The Village of Mt. Zion will be performing its annual fall street sweeping on Monday, November 20th and Tuesday, November 21st.  The Village of Mt. Zion is asking that residents remove all cars on...

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Ground Breaking for New Water Tower


Village of Mt. Zion officials and other key project stakeholders will gather on November 9, 2017 at 3 p.m. to commemorate the groundbreaking of the Village’s water system improvements. The...

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Mt. Zion Residents Benefit from Electrical Aggregation


Village of Mt. Zion residents will soon see a savings on their power bill due to electrical aggregation.  Recent bids for the electrical aggregation program will lower power supply bills beginning...

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Main Street Traffic Delays & Sidewalk Closed


The Village of Mt. Zion is working on a water project in front of McGaughey School on Main Street.  A portion of the sidewalk has been removed and traffic may be delayed at times.  The project is...

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New Water Tower


Construction of a new 1 million gallon water storage tank and upgrades to the existing booster station is being partially financed by the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (SRF).  The SRF...

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Ameren Substation Expansion - Woodland Drive


Ameren's Gas Division will be working in the coming weeks to expand the gas substation on Woodland Drive near Goodwin Park.  Woodland Drive will remain open, but traffic may be congested or lane...

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Sales Tax Change Reminder


A reminder that effective July 1, 2017, sales tax rates in Macon County will increase by .25% due to the voter approved increase to the Macon County Public Safety Tax. The sales tax rate for Mt....

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Village Board Welcomes Wendy J Kernan


At the June 5, 2017 Village Board meeting, the Village Board of Trustees unanimously approved the Mayoral appointment of Wendy J. Kernan.  

Wendy J. Kernan was relocated to Central Illinois 10...

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Press Release - May 16, 2017


Mt. Zion, IL - In order to make it a safer intersection, the Village of Mt. Zion will be installing additional stop signs on South Henderson at the intersection of South Henderson and Fletcher...

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