Jacksonville Cemetery Board Meeting Cancelled

The Jacksonville City Cemeteries Board of Managers meeting set for Friday, January 15, 2021, has been cancelled. The next regularly scheduled meeting will be held Friday, February 19, 2021.

Due to cancellations & restrictions, CALL FIRST

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues, many closures and cancellations are in effect. Some activities and establishments are operating with restrictions implemented by local and federal government.
It is highly recommended that you call first before leaving your home.
Wear your mask, wash your hands and always social distance.

Jacksonville Municipal Building closing to public access

Jacksonville Municipal Building will be closing to public access.
beginning at 4:30 pm today, until further notice due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Employees will continue to work and conduct business. The community is asked to conduct essential business via phone or email, and to drop off documents using the drive up window on the west side of the building.
A complete list of contact information for the city departments may be found in the news story on

Free COVID-19 testing Thursday in Jacksonville

COVID testing will be available at the Morgan County Fairgrounds, 110 N. Westgate in Jacksonville, again Thursday, Nov. 19th from 9am to 5pm.
Anyone can get tested and you do not have to have symptoms or be sick to get a test. There is no cost for testing but bring insurance card if you have one. You can still get tested even if you do not have health insurance.
IDPH uses simple nasal swabs, not the invasive long swabs used during the early days of testing. Results will be communicated by phone within 4 to 7 days after testing.

South Jacksonville Village Hall Closed to Public

Due to the rise in Covid-19 cases, the Village of South Jacksonville Village Hall is closed to the public until further notice. Payments may be made on-line at or at one of the payment drop boxes.

District 117 Public Access Numbers

WLDS has received the contact information for Jacksonville School District 117’s special meeting tonight. Please follow the instructions below.

Special Agenda Link to meeting agenda:

A.Jacksonville School District 117 Special Meeting Notice This meeting will be held online. Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android:
Or iPhone one-tap : US:
+1(720)9027700,,1490220642# (US Central)
+1(773)2319226,,1490220642# (US North)
+1(469)4450100,,1490220642# (US South)
+1(470)8692200,,1490220642# (US East)
+1(623)4049000,,1490220642#(US West)

Or Telephone: Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):US:
+1(720)9027700 (US Central)
+1(773)2319226 (US North)
+1(469)4450100 (US South)
+1(470)8692200 (US East)
+1(623)4049000 (US West)
Meeting ID: 149 022 0642

International numbers available: