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Spring Craft Show

Feb 27, 2015

Mt. Zion Spring Craft Show will be held March 6th from 7pm-9pm and March 7th from 9am - 3pm. The emphasis of our shows are handcrafted items and the Kitchen of Doris Yoder will be offering concessions.  Admission is FREE.

Food Pantry

Feb 23, 2015

The Mt. Zion Methodist Food Pantry, 1220 W. Main Street in Mt. Zion, has begun distributing groceries to needy families living in the Mt. Zion School District. Every third Saturday of each month, recipients can sign in at the church between 9:00 am and 12:00 pm, and must bring proof of Mt. Zion School District residency. (Driver's license, state ID, current utility bill, etc.) For any questions call Mt. ZIon United Methodist Church at 217-864-4813.

Village Board Amends Sign Code

Feb 20, 2015

The Mt. Zion Village Board of Trustees recently approved changes to the Village's Sign Code. The changes come after many complaints from the public regarding temporary signs in Mt. Zion. All changes take effect immediately.  Staff will be reaching out to local businesses in the coming weeks to ensure they are aware of the rule changes.  To obtain a copy of the Village's Sign Code Click Here.  For questions regarding the Sign Code or changes, please contact Village Administrator, Julie Miller at 864-5424.  

Valentine Dueling Piano

Feb 07, 2015

The Valentine Dueling Dinner for tonight is SOLD OUT!  Thanks for the support!

Macon County South and East Beltway Mt. Zion Area Re-Evaluation Study

Jan 23, 2015


Contact: Julie Miller (Mt. Zion)
January 30th, 2015 217-864-5424

Public Meeting Scheduled for Macon County South and East Beltway Mt. Zion Area Re-Evaluation Study

MT. ZION - The Village of Mt. Zion will hold an open house public informational meeting
concerning the proposed improvement of the Macon County South and East Beltway around the
Village of Mt. Zion, which begins at Turpin Road and Elwin Road and ends at IL Route 121
southeast of Mt. Zion.

The public meeting will be held at the Mt. Zion Convention Center, 1400 Mt. Zion Parkway, Mt.
Zion, IL 62549, and will be held on Tuesday, February 3rd, from 5 PM to 7 PM.
The meeting will be conducted on an informal basis; no formal presentation will be given. At the
meeting, citizens will be able to comment on the proposed alternatives. These alternatives can
be viewed after the meeting at

The meeting room is accessible to persons with a disability. If special accommodations are
required, persons should contact the individual listed below by Friday January 30th.
Matt Heyen, Hanson Professional Services Inc., 1525 South Sixth Street, Springfield, IL 62703,, 217-788-2450.

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