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May 18, 2022, 6:58 am
Cloudy
Cloudy
67°F
real feel: 63°F
humidity: 71%
wind speed: 2 mph SSW
sunrise: 5:39 am
sunset: 8:00 pm
Forecast May 18, 2022
day
Mostly cloudy with thundershowers
Mostly cloudy with thundershowers
81°F
wind speed: 7 mph SW
night
Mostly cloudy with thunderstorms
Mostly cloudy with thunderstorms
62°F
wind speed: 2 mph NNW
Forecast May 19, 2022
day
Partly sunny with thundershowers
Partly sunny with thundershowers
86°F
wind speed: 7 mph SSE
night
Partly cloudy
Partly cloudy
73°F
wind speed: 9 mph SSW
 

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  • Mayor’s Report 5/10/22

    Tonight’s Mayor’s Report: Our inspections of the Maple Hill cemetery have been mostly positive despite a very rainy Spring. The new crew has been very aggressive in keeping the cemetery…

  • Mayor’s Report – 4/26/22

    Here’s tonight’s Mayor’s Report: We received good news concerning the restoration of a lake at Lakeside Park. The Illinois Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has been notified Fairfield will receive…

  • Mayor’s Report 4/12/22

    The Fairfield Business District was approved by the city council on a 5-4 vote. Scheduling conflicts are making it difficult to have the first meeting between the city and the…

  • Mayor’s Report 3/22/22

    The city council voted to table the Business District for 90 days on a 4-3 vote with one absence. In the Mayor’s Report: The bidding process has ended with a…

  • Mayors Report 3.8.22

    Among other things, the Fairfield City Council unanimously seated Cody Attebery to the unexpired one-year term in the first ward. In my Mayor’s Report,I met with a representative of the…

  • Mayor’s Report 2/22/22

    For the first time in recent memory, the city hedged its natural gas price for a month. The March contract is a product of our new relationship with UGM. We…

  • Mayors Report 2/8/22

    Wabash Communications will start marketing their internet services in Fairfield, according to management. The city and Wabash established a relationship last year which led to a citywide survey to determine…

  • Mayors Report 1/25/22

    A hiring committee of Alderman Lampley, Jon Colclasure, Dian Downs and myself interviewed candidates for the open sewer treatment plant position last Wednesday and unanimously agreed the city should hire…

  • Mayors Report 1/11/22

    The Humane Society sent a new contract for services last month. They did not give notice they wanted out of our existing contract which pays them $1500 a month. The…

  • Mayors Report 12/14/21

    The Mayor’s Report from the City Council meeting: Libby Lingafelter reports the application for the Rebuild Downtown and Main Street Capital Grant was completed last week. The focus of the…