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The City of Carlinville welcomes you to its official website! Carlinville was incorporated in 1865 and has a current population of 5917. The City of Carlinville is a great community to live and raise a family. Come visit Carlinville and enjoy our local attractions and businesses. We hope you enjoy your visit.

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HGTV Hometown Takeover
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Draft NPDES Permit
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Storm damage Limb Dropoff flyer

 This is still current     
as of March 13, 2019.
Fishing off the banks at either Lake is allowed.
                     As of today May 30th, 2018 NO BOATS OF ANY KIND SHALL BE ALLOWED ON EITHER CARLINVILLE LAKE 1 or CARLINVILLE LAKE 2 until further notice.

Updated Water Statement 9-2-21


Taste and Odor report

Carlinville Ward Map click here

Lake update information p1 06-04-18
Lake update information p2 06-04-18

Water Bill payment letter

Business Spotlight



Notice to Solicitors - Any persons desiring to solicit individual persons, residences or businesses must register at City Hall and pay the appropriate fees.  Anyone found to be soliciting without a permit may be found to be in violation of City Ordinances.


  The ban on boating remains in place for both Lake 1 and 2. We redgret any inconvenience this may have caused.

Carlinville City Hall
550 North Broad
Carlinville, IL 62626


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