- With extremely cold temperatures forecast for this week, Du Quoin City Hall will be open around the clock as a warming shelter. The great folks at Marshall Browning Hospital will again provide bedding. If you or someone you know is in need of a warm place to shelter, please feel free to utilize this resource. If you believe someone is in danger due to the cold, please call the Du Quoin Police Department at 542-2131, or, in the event of an emergency, 9-1-1. Let’s look out for one another during these dangerously cold conditions.
Rex Duncan, Mayor

- The next City Council meeting is schedule for Monday March 9th, 2015 at 6 p.m. in Council Chambers at  28 South Washington St.

- Hydrant flushing has been suspended until weather conditions improve.  We will notify you when it resumes.  Thank you.

- There are NO boil orders in effect.


Welcome to the City of Du Quoin

Welcome to Du Quoin, Illinois. Famous for being the home of the annual Du Quoin State Fair, our city offers more than just extraordinary fairgrounds and events. Du Quoin is also a great place to work and raise a family, being rich in the kinds of traditions that build strong communities. Family-owned businesses passed down through generations, long-established houses of worship, and even our storied high school football tradition are still rallying points at the core of this community of more than 6,000 residents. Whether you’re a newcomer to Du Quoin, considering a move here, or just visiting, this site offers helpful information about City Government, the Chamber of Commerce, our business environment, tourism, infrastructure, education, and more. We encourage you to explore these pages to learn more, then contact us or come visit us in person.

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