City of Mattoon News

Latest News from the City of Mattoon

11Jun

City Hall Reopening

City Hall is partially reopening after being closed to the public during the pandemic. Those interested in conducing City business is still encouraged to do so using the City’s website, by e-mail, or by phone.

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10Jun

Virtual City Council Meetings Details

Due to the Covid-19 “Coronavirus” pandemic, regular and special meetings of the City Council will continue to be held in a “virtual” meeting room.  This will allow for safe participation by elected officials, departmental managers, and any citizen interested in attending. Cisco WebEx hosts the virtual Council Chamber.  Join the meetings using the information shown […]

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20Jan

City Removing 4-Way Stop

The City of Mattoon will be removing the stop signs on Dewitt Avenue at the intersection with 12th Street on Monday, February 01, 2021. The public is asked to use caution at the intersection when travelling on either street.

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03Dec

Passing of Mayor Gover

Mayor Timothy D. Gover passed away earlier this morning due to lingering health issues. Mayor Gover was born and raised in Mattoon and remained to raise his family while working for Eastern Illinois University, where he retired after 32 years of teaching.  Throughout his years of residence, Mayor Gover had been a champion of promoting […]

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