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City News

A 15-day comment period regarding O’Fallon’s Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report for Fiscal Year 2015 will end at 5 p.m. on Thursday, February 25, 2016. The plan is available for review at the O’Fallon Municipal Centre (City Hall), 100 North Main Street. The public is invited to submit written comments to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or mail them to:

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On Monday, February 15, 2016, the O’Fallon Municipal Centre (City Hall) will be closed in observance of Presidents Day. In addition:

  • The O’Fallon Parks and Recreation Administration Office, 400 Civic Park Drive (63366), also will be closed.
  • The Renaud Spirit Center (RSC) indoor recreation complex will be open with regular business hours of 5:15 a.m. – 10 p.m. The RSC is located at 2650 Tri Sports Circle (63368). www.renaudspiritcenter.com
  • The O’Fallon Veterans Commission will hold a workshop at 7 p.m. in the Multi-Purpose Room at City Hall.
  • There will be no change in the week’s trash and recycling collection schedule for City customers.

In honor of Black History Month, O’Fallon’s Historic Preservation Commission has set up a display honoring the history of African Americans in the City of O’Fallon. The display of photos – some more than 75 years old – features portraits of some of O’Fallon’s earliest African American residents. The photos are on display in the Rotunda and Lobby on the first floor of the O’Fallon Municipal Center (City Hall). The display is free to view and open to the public Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. throughout the month of February.

“Today, we know O’Fallon as a diverse suburban community with grand subdivisions and bustling restaurants and stores, but this City has a long history that stretches more than 160 years,” said Jim Frain, who put the display together and is a member of the Historic Preservation Commission. “O’Fallon – like many Midwestern towns of the early 20th Century – was once a largely segregated town where a strong African-American community grew on several blocks in the City, known as ‘The Hill.’ The area included churches and schools and a ‘blacks-only’ cemetery called Sage Chapel Cemetery. The Cemetery was founded in 1881 as a burial site for former slaves and their descendants. Many of the original tombstones still stand at the site along Veterans Memorial Parkway.

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Commonly Asked Questions About Federal Disaster Aid

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2016 City of O'Fallon Projects (Video)

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2015 was a big year for O'Fallon, and 2016 is shaping up to be even bigger! Watch this video to see the civic growth and improvement coming to our community.