Beginning Wednesday January 28th or Thursday January 29th, the old Du Quoin Insurance building is going to be demolished. Elm Street that runs North and South adjacent to the insurance building and the North half of Main Street from Division to Mulberry will be closed while this demolition and clean up are in progress. East and West bound traffic will continue to flow on Main Street. This condition is expected to remain through Friday. Please use extreme caution in that area.
Thank you for your patience and understanding.
Brad Myers
City Administrator

- Tree Trimming: Ameren provided us notice that they will be trimming trees near power lines within a few miles (all directions) of the intersection of 154 and 51. Tree Trimming Notice Jan 2015

- The next Du Quoin City Council meeting will be February 9th, 2015 at 6 p.m. in Council Chambers at 28 South Washington St.

- Hydrant flushing has been suspended until weather conditions improve.  We will notify you when it resumes.  Thank you.

- There are NO boil orders in effect.


Welcome to the City of Du Quoin

Welcome to Du Quoin, Illinois. Famous for being the home of the annual Du Quoin State Fair, our city offers more than just extraordinary fairgrounds and events. Du Quoin is also a great place to work and raise a family, being rich in the kinds of traditions that build strong communities. Family-owned businesses passed down through generations, long-established houses of worship, and even our storied high school football tradition are still rallying points at the core of this community of more than 6,000 residents. Whether you’re a newcomer to Du Quoin, considering a move here, or just visiting, this site offers helpful information about City Government, the Chamber of Commerce, our business environment, tourism, infrastructure, education, and more. We encourage you to explore these pages to learn more, then contact us or come visit us in person.

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