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Letter from the Mayor


I would like to take this opportunity to thank all the businesses, organizations, volunteers and individuals in Mt. Zion who choose to be a positive influence in our community. In times when we...

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Local Police Agencies Rolling Out New Electronic Ticket Software


In a joint effort between the Macon County Circuit Clerk, Decatur Police Department, Macon County Sheriff’s Office, and Mt. Zion Police Department a new software program will be implemented that...

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Village Resident Recycling Survey


The Village of Mt. Zion is asking residents to complete the survey below to help assess the Village's Recycling Program.  If you live in the Village of Mt. Zion, please follow the link below and...

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Mt. Zion Convention Center Economic Driver for Mt. Zion TIF District




Contact: Julie Miller (217) 864-5424


Mt. Zion, IL – Since its inception and construction in 2011, the Mt. Zion Convention Center and Village Hall has...

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Press Release




Independent Election Petitions for Village Trustee (3 seats) may be obtained at Village Hall, 1400 Mt. Zion Parkway, Mt. Zion, Illinois, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to...

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Mt. Zion Police welcome four-legged officer


Check out this article in the Herald & Review about Saudo, our new K-9 Officer and his handler Office Jeremy McLean.


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Mt. Zion Welcomes Dr. Dennis Vaughn D.P.M. Podiatrist


Vaughn Foot and Ankle Clinic, located at 1640 N. State Highway 121 (corner of Ashland Ave. and State Highway 121) is now open and accepting new patients.  Dr. Vaughn holds his certification from...

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Collaboration Brings Business Resource to Community


Decatur, Illinois, August 23, 2016 – The Decatur Public Library, Forsyth Public Library, and Mt. Zion Public Library have joined forces to offer DemographicsNow: Business & People, an online...

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Village Saves Big with Bond Refinance


The Village Board approved an ordinance that authorized the refunding/refinancing of existing bonds for the TIF District and Fletcher Park at the August 15th meeting that will save over...

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Village of Mt. Zion Launches a Brand New Website! Subscribe Today!


We are excited to announce that our new website has launched and includes all the information our community needs.  Check back often, as we will be adding information every day.  Subscribe and...

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Fire Hydrant Painting


Mt. Zion Pubic Works crews are painting fire hydrants throughout the Village this summer. The Village's fire hydrants are being painted as recommended by the National Fire Protection Agency...

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Grants Available to Implement Conservation in Lake Decatur’s Watershed


DECATUR, IL- The Macon County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) today announced an invitation for project applications that will result in nutrient and sediment reductions in Lake...

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