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Posted on: October 16, 2019

EAST ST. LOUIS STATE TEMPORARILY CLOSES FIRE HOUSE

Layoff Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 15, 2019 

EAST ST. LOUIS STATE TEMPORARILY CLOSES FIRE HOUSE 

[EAST ST. LOUIS, ILLINOIS, October 15, 2019] ---- The City of East St. Louis has made the difficult decision to temporarily close one of ...

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: May 11, 2019

Mayor Robert Eastern III Welcome Letter

Mayor Robert Eastern III

Welcome to East St. Louis, Illinois, the City of Champions!

East St. Louis is the birth place of many famous athletes, musicians and business leaders. We are also home to the second largest fountain in the world, located on the grounds of Malcolm W. Martin...

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: April 11, 2019

3D Mapping as an Economic Development Tool to Redevelop East St. Louis

East St. Louis 3D Mapping

3D Mapping as an Economic Development Tool to Redevelop East St. Louis

Last year, the City of East St. Louis embarked on a journey to see how it could use innovative technologies to spur economic development. The outcome of this journey came in the form of...

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: January 17, 2019

The City of East St. Louis is Seeking Contractual Services

The City of East St. Louis is Seeking Contractual Services for Home Repairs & Rehabs, and Commercial Development.

Contact us today for more information: 618-482-6659 or 618-482-6715

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: June 4, 2018

East St Louis Opportunity Zone map

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East St Louis Opportunity Zone map

East St. Louis News
Posted on: May 24, 2018

Opportunity Zone designations in East St. Louis

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Mayor Jackson-Hicks Announces Opportunity Zone Designations in East St. Louis 

Designation of Opportunity Zones in East St. Louis will Incentivize Investment Along

Major Corridors & Downtown in the City Mayor Emeka Jackson-Hicks announced that ...

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: April 27, 2018

Light Up East St. Louis

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The City of East St. Louis along with Ameren Illinois and the NAACP teamed up on 26 April to Light Up East St. Louis. Together with local volunteers they will walk the streets of Post Place, Alhambra Court, Vogel Place and College Ave to start replacing t...

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: April 12, 2018

Protecting Human Health and the Environment Apr2 2018

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These are the slides that were provided by the EPA at our latest Town Hall Meeting.

Protecting Human Health and the Environment Slides

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: March 14, 2018

East St. Louis New ISO Rating

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We wish to thank you and Chief Blackmon for your cooperation during our recent Public Protection Classification (PPC) survey. ISO has completed its analysis of the structural fire suppression delivery system provided in your community. The resulting class...

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East St. Louis News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Tax Increment Financing (TIF)

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A Tax Increment Financing (TIF) district uses property and/or sales tax revenues in a designated redevelopment area to enable private development to occur. Currently the City of East St. Louis has 5 TIF districts. In the City website's TIF section, we off...

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City of St. Louis Tax Increment Financing East St. Louis News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Metro Transit

Metrolink

More than just a bus or a train, Metro transit is a world-class integrated transportation system. A great way to find out how to take advantage of this extensive system as a whole is to check out these Metro transit system maps.

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View Schedules and Route Maps East St. Louis News