Street Department

2017 Leaf Collection

The City of Mattoon sponsors a Fall Leaf Collection for all residential properties in the City. The collection provides residents with weekly collection opportunities.

Fall Collection schedule will begin October 23rd and conclude on December 15th. 


The City of Mattoon and Earl Walker Company will be oil and chipping the City streets listed below.  Work will begin 7 a.m. on Monday, September 25, 2017.  Weather permitting, the project should take approximately one week to complete. The City asks that you refrain from parking vehicles on listed roadside during the scheduled times of the project.

Free Bulk Mulch

The City of Mattoon has an abundance of ground mulch to be given away to any persons requesting bulk quantities. City workers will be on site to load bulk mulch requests.
Please call 235-5171 for more information or to schedule a loading date.

Public Service Announcement

Please read the following Press Release from the Public Works Director.

Old State Road will be closed between 9th Street and Lake Land Boulevard (US-45) beginning Tuesday morning, September 04. The road is scheduled to be reopened Friday evening, September 07.

Click "Read More" for the full release

Street Closing Updates

12th & Broadway is now open. 11th and Washington will be open at 3:00 Today


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