Pooper scooper ordinance is on the books
In a 6-1 vote with Alderman Richard Corzine voting against, the Metropolis City Council adopted an ordinance Monday night requiring animal possessors to pick up and/or remove feces from public and ...
Completion of bridge repair is near
Press Release A contractor for the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) announced last week that even though paving has been completed on the Interstate 24 Ohio River Bridge, lanes will sti...
Chamber office to move near statue
The Metropolis Chamber of Commerce office will soon have a new home. At the end of the month, the Chamber will move from their current location at 607 Market St., into the former Pizza & Dot’s buil...
MCHS graduates 146 on May 16
The 33rd annual commencement at Massac County High School (MCHS) was held Friday, May 16, with 146 seniors graduating. The MCHS Patriot concert band performed Pomp and Circumstance. David Hannan, M...
Burnham property annexed into city
The City of Metropolis has gained new ground. In a unanimous vote, the Metropolis City Council adopted an ordinance annexing the Thomas Burnham and Shannon Burnham property at 1805 E. Fifth St., wh...
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