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Village of Coal Valley
900 1st Street
P.O. Box 105
Coal Valley, IL 61240

Welcome to Coal Valley!

The Village of Coal Valley is located in Henry and Rock Island Counties, Illinois. The Village is a residential community and is a suburb of the greater Quad Cities area. Find out the history of the village.

What's New

5/12/2018 - Please be aware that Enviromark will be cleaning the streets after a hydraulic leak with a garbage truck. Thanks for your patience.

5/22/2018 - Garbage and recycling pickup will run a day late for Tuesday May 29th and will be picked up on Wednesday May 30th and yard waste will be picked up on Thursday May 31st. Have a safe and happy holiday.

5/7/2018 - In efforts to save time and money, The Village of Coal Valley water, sewer & garbage department is considering changing the current monthly billing cycle to an every other month billing cycle. Your opinion as a Village resident is important to us, so we have created a very short survey. It can be completed here or on our Facebook page. The survey is also in the May newsletter and can be mailed or placed in our drop box.

4/30/2018 - Please be aware that there have been several vehicle break-ins reported in the last 48 hours. Please lock all vehicles and remove valuables. If you find that your vehicle has been burglarized call the police department (309-799-5416) immediately and DO NOT disturb the vehicle so that evidence can be collected. Please let your family and friends know. Thank You!!

4/30/2018 - The Village of Coal Valley will begin hydrant flushing on May 1st and continue throughout the month.

04/23/2018Update on the Amendment to our Tax Increment Financing District, or commonly known as our Route 6 TIF District:  A Public Hearing is scheduled for May 16 at 5:30 PM.  This is another part of the adoption process required by 65 ILCS 5/Illinois Municipal Code.  These notices to the affected area will be mailed out on Monday, April 23 and notice will be made in the Argus/Dispatch on Tuesday, April 24 and Tuesday May 1, 2018.  The Public Hearing will be held in the village board chambers prior to the board meeting, May 16 at 6 PM. 

04/19/2018 – The Village is now accepting proposals to move the house located at 2203 1st Street, Coal Valley, IL and restore on your own site.  For details and/or questions on how to submit your proposals, click here.

04/10/2018 – Interested in adopting a park within the Village?  Check out the program and details on how you can participate on our Parks website page.

2/26/2018 - Annual Coal Valley Garage Sales and Clean Up Days - Please click the links CV Garage Sales or CV Clean Up Days for information regarding dates and times of these events.

1/18/2018 - Please take a moment to complete this survey. The information will be provided to interested grocery stores.

01/11/2018 – The Village of Coal Valley is actively pursuing a grocery store!  Many of you may have seen the Mayor’s interview on KWQC last night at 10 pm and then again over the noon hour today.  We want to keep the positive momentum going so please visit the Mayor’s or the villages Facebook page to show your support!  Remember, there is strength in numbers!

01/05/2018 - Mayor Bartels is looking at placing some historic signs in our downtown "Post Office" park square and would like your feedback. Here are three examples of the signs that we hope to install in the "Old Town" / "Village Green".

Which sign / name do you prefer? One interesting and important note is that the current subdivision name for this area is in fact "Old Town". We could also go with the option of not assigning a specific name to that area? Also "Old Downtown" was considered but we could not make it aesthetically appealing.

 In order to complete this project we need donations to pay for the signs.
We are hoping to purchase 10-12 signs. Cost to make each sign is around $100.

The signs show the current street name and the original street name below.
If you live in this area your current address will not change.

If you would like to make a donation to make this project a reality please donate at Village Hall or our campaign.