Community Services Information

Cable Television Churches Day Care Electrical Service

Fire Department Gas Service Health Care Library Newspapers

Police Department Post Office School Registration

Shuttle Bus Telephone Service Trash Collection

Water and Sewer Service


Cable Television

Charter Communications, located at 210 West Division St. in Maryville, provides cable television services for the City of Collinsville. For information call (618)345-8121.
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Churches

Most denominations are represented within the community and the surrounding areas. A full list of churches can be found in the phone book.
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Day Care

Two private and several church operated day care centers are located in the City of Collinsville with several others located in the surrounding communities.
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Electrical Services

Illinois Power provides service to most areas of Collinsville. For information call 1-800-755-5000. Southwestern Electric Cooperative provides service to the northern part of Collinsville. For information call (618)664-1025.
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Fire Department

The City of Collinsville operates a Fire Department and Ambulance Service staffed by 28 full time firefighters/Emergency Medical Technicians or Paramedics. The City's fire insurance rating is a class 6. For general information call (618)346-5200 EXT 141. For emergencies dial 911.
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Gas Service

Illinois Power provides gas service to the City of Collinsville. For information call 1-800-755-5000.
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Health Care

Anderson Hospital, located in Maryville, IL, is a full service facility providing such services as outpatient surgery, inpatient surgery, obstetrics, emergency services, critical care, hospice care, community education/wellness programs, and complete diagnostic services. For information call (618)288-5711.
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Library

The Collinsville Memorial Public Library (618-344-1112) is located at 408 West Main Street. Library Hours are Monday thru Friday 9 a.m.- 8 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. A library card is free to anyone living or owning property within the city limits of Collinsville. Non-residents may purchase a library card for $40 per year. The Library is a member of the Lewis and Clark Library System which provides service for over 800 libraries in Illinois through interlibrary loan for registered borrowers.
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Newspapers

The Belleville News-Democrat (618-397-6615) is published daily and is available by subscription. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch (618-235-7100) is published daily and is available by subscription. The Suburban Journal is published twice a week and is delivered to residences free of charge. The Riverfront Times, a weekly entertainment guide, is available at a variety of stores and restaurants free of charge.
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Police Department

The City of Collinsville operates a 36 officer Police Department to protect and serve the residents and visitors of the City. The services provided by the Department include general assistance, criminal complaints, traffic enforcement, investigation, crime scene processing, dispatching, and animal control. The Department also operates the DARE program and community policing. For general information call (618)344-2131. For emergencies dial 911.
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Post Office

The United States Post Office (618-344-1433) is located at 130 South Center St.
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School Registration

To register your child in Collinsville Unit #10 Public Schools (elementary, junior high, and high school) contact the Administrative Offices at (618)346-6350. The community also has a variety of private schools to choose from.
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Shuttle Bus

The City of Collinsville provides a free shuttle bus service to senior citizens (60 years and older) and the disabled. The bus runs within the city limits Monday-Friday from 8:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. If you have any questions, please call (618)346-5200 EXT 151.
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Telephone Service

Ameritech provides local telephone service for the City of Collinsville. For residential service information call 1-800-244-4444. For business customers call 1-800-660-3000.
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Trash Collection

The City of Collinsville contracts with Midland Waste, a private trash hauler, to operate in the city limits. The service can be established at the same time as water and sewer service and is billed with these other services on a bi-monthly cycle by the City of Collinsville. Recycling services are also available. Yard waste pickup is available on a weekly basis. Residents who desire yard waste pickup must contract directly with Midland Waste for this service. For information call 618-656-6883.
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Water and Sewer Service

The City of Collinsville provides water and sewer service for its residents. An $80 deposit is required for hook-up and billing is on a bi-monthly cycle.
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