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On Tuesday, East St. Louis Mayor Emeka Jackson-Hicks, City Manager Courtney Logan, teens from the new Summer Youth Jobs program, and volunteers kicked off the Restoration of Hope initiative. The renovation of the land around the welcome sign is the first project of a long-term strategic plan to restore, clean, and beautify the City.
Firefighters from multiple departments were called Wednesday to a fire at an apartment complex in Dupo. The building was engulfed after the fire reached the attic sending flames through the roof and out the doors.
Firefighters from Dupo and other local fire departments were fighting an apartment fire that collapsed the roof and was destroying the structure Wednesday afternoon. The hottest day of the year so far was bringing challenges for firefighters as they tried to get enough water pressure to fight the blaze on Lindemann Avenue in Dupo, IL.
A van caught fire in the front yard of 9400 West Main Tuesday afternoon. The van was traveling east on W. Main when it left the road striking the building at 9412 W. Main and stopping on the side walk on fire at 9400 W. Main.