Belleville

Belleville

Walmart planned for west Belleville might not open until 2019

Construction on the proposed 24-hour Walmart Supercenter in west Belleville could begin in early 2018 and last about a year, meaning the store likely would not be open until 2019.

Belleville

Belleville officially takes over township’s duties

As part of Belleville’s plan to take over the duties of the Belleville Township on Tuesday morning, the city will staff the office with two part-time, non-union employees instead of hiring the two full-time, union employees who have been working at the township for several years.

Belleville

Local police calls for service

  The following calls for service were listed among the official reports of the Belleville, Fairview Heights, O’Fallon, Shiloh and Swansea police departments. Readers are reminded that a call, arrest or charge does not constitute a finding of guilt. Only a court of law can make that determination.

Videos

Belleville City Clerk Dallas Cook discusses public safety ahead of mayoral election

Belleville IL Mayor Mark Eckert and City Clerk Dallas Cook are running for mayor in the April 4, 2017, election in Belleville, IL, near St. Louis, MO in Southern Illinois. Cook says he does not feel safe in his home because of crime in the city, while Eckert says he does feel safe in his home.
tvizer@bnd.com
Belleville City Clerk Dallas Cook discusses public safety ahead of mayoral election 4:57

Belleville City Clerk Dallas Cook discusses public safety ahead of mayoral election

Belleville Mayor Mark Eckert discusses public safety ahead of mayoral election 4:35

Belleville Mayor Mark Eckert discusses public safety ahead of mayoral election

Belleville residents discuss whether they feel safe in the city 1:54

Belleville residents discuss whether they feel safe in the city

Fischer's Restaurant general manager talks about decision to close 1:41

Fischer's Restaurant general manager talks about decision to close