Hydrant flushing will begin the week of May 2, 2016. The Firefighters will start flushing on Broadway beginning on the Square and moving east and west on Broadway. Daily updates will be posted on the City of Monmouth and Monmouth IL Firefighters Facebook pages as they are available.
Monmouth - A Great Place to Call Home
Monday, 22 February 2016 10:10
With the continued growth of the region's largest employer (Smithfield), the new Cloverleaf Cold Storage distribution center and one of 49 new Enterprise Zones in the state, Monmouth is a great place to call home for your business. Please enjoy this new video showcasing the best of our wonderful, small community.
Monday, 04 January 2016 09:12
America's Best Communities Competition
Friday, 08 May 2015 14:32
On Wednesday, April 29th, the America's Best Communities website announced the 50 quarter-finalists for their nationwide community and economic development competition.
Out of 400 participant communities, 50 were selected as quarterfinalists, with only three selected in the State of Illinois. And yes, the Monmouth region (Monmouth, Lenox Township and Roseville) was one of those three!
This is a great program that allows us to grow from our downtown strategic plan to a larger-scale community and economic development revitalization plan, with the resources to truly engage our community in a shared vision forward. We’ll keep you posted as we move forward on this exciting venture.
The Shops of Monmouth Retail Business Competition
Tuesday, 27 May 2014 12:50
Always dreamed of opening a shop of your own? Here's your chance - the 2014 Shops of Monmouth Retail Business Competition! Enter the competition to learn vital vital business skills, draft a summary business plan and pitch your million dollar idea. Compete for a share of over $25,000 in cash, free rent and services and open the next great business right here in Monmouth. Click here for full information.
Interested in participating in the Shops of Monmouth Retail Business Competition? Want to learn more? Come to a short informational meeting at City Hall on Wednesday, June 11th at 6:30pm and you'll learn all about this awesome opportunity... we'll see you there!
Lifeguards Needed for the Municipal Pool this Summer
Thursday, 17 April 2014 10:38
We are taking applications for lifeguards at the Municipal Pool for this summer. Requirements - must be able to swim 300 yards and take a life guard certification class. Following is an application form to fill out and return to City Hall, 100 E. Broadway, or you can apply in person at City Hall or complete the application and return to
. Jessica Lindley, Pool Manager, will be reviewing the applications and hiring her staff for the summer.