The City will provide dumpsters at no cost to residents. Only Charleston residents and property owners (no contractors) may participate in the cleanup.
Thank you to all who donated for our annual Employee Recognition dinner!
Look for them in your child's backpack and at local stores this month!
Charleston has won the 2017 Governor's Hometown Award!
SafeWise is happy to announce the 2017 Safest College Towns in America and Charleston remains on the list at #2!
The Do Not Knock Registry works similarly to a “Do Not Call” list; it prohibits solicitation at registered addresses.
To find the safest cities in Illinois we reviewed the most recent FBI Crime Report statistics from 2015, along with population data. We removed all cities with fewer than 5,000 residents as well as any cities that failed to submit a complete crime report to the FBI.
Charleston today, January 6, 2016, became the first city in Illinois to achieve the Ready to Respond Community designation from the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA). The program recognizes communities that achieve an enhanced level of preparedness through successful completion of rigorous criteria.
With respect to residential real estate mortgages