Village of Carbon Cliff, Illinois

Carbon Cliff, a name given to a Village back in the early 1830s when this area was once a very important center of the coal mining industry.  On November 13th, 1906, voters of Hampton Township petitioned the county court for permission to incorporate as a village.  December 8th, 1906, the inhabitants of the community gathered to vote on whether or not Carbon Cliff would become a village.  With a vote of 55 to 28 in favor of the proposition, Carbon Cliff had become its own entity. The Village of Carbon Cliff was born and officially incorporated when six trustees took office on January 12, 1907.  Since then we've grown into a strong bedroom community on the outskirts of the Quad Cities with several small businesses, two hotels, two gas stations and plenty of charm.

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Carbon Cliff's Semi-Annual Villag Wide Yard Sale begins Friday, September 27, 2019, at 8:00 a.m. and runs through Sunday, September 29, 2019, at 4:00 p.m. Residents participating do not need a permit. If you have any questions, please contact the Village Ha...

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Village Board Meeting

(9/17/2019) Regular Meeting of the Carbon Cliff Board of TrusteesCarbon Cliff Village Hall1001 Mansur Avenue, Carbon Cliff, Illinois 61239Tuesday, September 17, 2019 – 7:00 PMAGENDA Reminder: Village Yard Sale - September 27, 28, & 29

September Committee Meetings

(9/9/2019) The website had technical difficulties on Friday, we apologize for the inconvenience. Here are the September Committee Meeting dates and time: PUBLIC PROPERTIES COMMITTEE MEETINGMonday, September 9, 2019, at 6:00 P.M.Village Hall – 1001 Mansur Avenue...