• UPDATE: Notice of Water Main Construction Continues Along Sycamore Street

    January 21, 2020

    Construction of a new water main along Sycamore Street, from Rural King rear entrance to Oakland Avenue has begun. On Thursday, February 20, 2020, Sycamore Street will be closed for water main construction from McKinley Street to Billy Bryan Street. This closure is expected to last two to three days, however, the road will be open during the evening hours when workers are not present. 

    Due to this construction motorists are advised to seek alternate routes and use caution while traveling in and through this area. Access to private drives will be maintained throughout the construction process; however there will be short periods of time where access may be delayed or prohibited. Water customers in the area should expect minor service interruptions during construction.

    Construction work is scheduled to be between the hours of 7:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M. Monday through Friday.

    The City apologizes in advance for any inconvenience this may cause and greatly appreciates your patience, understanding and cooperation as we work to bring better water service to our customers.

    If you have any questions, please contact the City of Carbondale, Public Works Department – Engineering Division at (618) 457-3270 during regular business hours.

    “Carbondale prides itself on providing its visitors, students, businesses and residents with a unique mix of edge and ease. It’s a cultural town, yet free of pretense, embracing the great outdoors as readily as urban sophistication. Here, we are open to new ideas, experiences and cultures, so you are encouraged to both express yourself and be yourself, in all ways. That’s Carbondale…All Ways Open… for family, fun, business, new ideas and a bright tomorrow.”

    Contact:
    Public Works Department
    618-457-3270