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Village of Mt. Auburn, Illinois

A Great Place To Call Home

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Welcome To The Village of Mt. Auburn

Mt Auburn was founded on July 11, 1839. At one point in time, it was considered for the placement of the state capitol location. 

Mt. Auburn is well known for their annual picnic that is held every August. This picnic has been held in Mt. Auburn since 1919, and currently takes place in the Mt. Auburn City Park. 

Mt. Auburn is part of Christian County Illinois. As of 2010, the population of the Village of Mt. Auburn is 480. 


Local Announcements

Village Board Meetings

Regular monthly board meetings are held on the first Tuesday of each month and begin at 7:00 pm at the village hall.  The public is always encouraged to attend.  Special board meetings and committee meetings are scheduled as needed.  Agendas for all meetings are posted on the front door of the Village Hall. 

Please notify the Village Clerk at least 72 hours in advance of Regular Meetings if there are any items that you would like added to the agenda.  Items missing from the Agenda will not be voted on.

Upcoming Meeting Dates:

May 4, 2021

June 1, 2021

July 6, 2021 

 

Water Project

The Village continues with Phase 2 of the water project to replace water mains throughout the Village.  Construction for Phase 2 is expected to begin late spring/early summer of 2021 and should completed within a few months.

Construction of the new water plant is expected to be completed in late 2021/early 2022 and will be operational soon after.  

 If you experience extended periods of discolored water, please contact the Water Department at (217) 676-5251 or the Village Hall at (217) 676-2006.  We appreciate your patience during this time.

 

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        News

Garage Sales

June 4-5, 2021

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

 

Trash/Garbage

Two companies are currently approved to provide trash pickup within the Village. 

Please contact the company directly with questions about service or to sign up for new service at your residence.

 

Carey's Disposal

(217)  623-5693

 

Waste Management   (Previously Advanced Disposal)

(217) 429-0020