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Phelps addresses gas facility charges, other topics
While it was the opportunity to gain more information from his constituents concerning the gas facility charge being enforced by Liberty Utilities that brought him to Metropolis, State Rep. Brandon...
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Water plant evaluation leads to further actions
Last fall, the then-seated Metropolis City Council asked HMG Engineers to look at the steps necessary to restructuring the City of Metropolis Water Treatment Plant. Council members and HMG represen...
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Requested purchase tabled to committee
Things became heated toward the end of Monday’s Metropolis City Council meeting when the purchase of a pickup truck for the Metropolis Police Department came up for vote. Alderman Jerry Mizell was ...
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County to create website
Massac County is moving closer to having its own website, as Massac County Circuit Clerk Larry Grace explained Tuesday morning. Grace, along with Dave Christian visited the commissioners meeting to...
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Honeywell holding public meeting Wed. 28
Staff Report Honeywell International will hold a public meeting Wednesday, Oct. 28 at the Metropolis Community Center, 900 W. 10th St. Honeywell’s Metropolis Works facility, located at 2768 N. U.S....
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Griffey promoted to fifth sergeant position
Rick Griffey has earned his stripes. After 18 years in law enforcement, Griffey was promoted from detective to sergeant during the Metropolis City Council meeting held Tuesday, Oct. 13, due to the ...
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Repair accounts officially exist
An ordinance approved by the Metropolis City Council Monday officially abolishes a practice that allowed residents to put their utilities on a “repair account” status. The Metropolis City Council a...
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Fort Massac Encampment being held Oct. 17-18
Press Release With the fall season well underway, one of the largest events in the area is almost ready to take place. Fort Massac State Park (FMSP) in Metropolis will host one of the state’s most ...
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Miss Metropolis Pageant is delayed until January
Press Release Excitement may be building on who will be picked as the 2016 Miss Metropolis, but the pageant has been delayed until early next year. “The delay is not because of problems at the loca...
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Local chapter marks NSDAR anniversary on Saturday
assac County history will be on display Saturday as the Fort Massac Chapter of the National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) celebrates the 125th anniversary of the national ...
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