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Surplus Property Bid

The City of Anna is now accepting bids for a 2014 Chevrolet Camaro LT1 Coupe, VIN# 2G1FB1E34E9209311, Mileage: 44,100, Sold As-Is, with a minimum bid of $12,225.

Details: V6 Engine (323 hp) with 6 Speed Automatic Transmission, Steering Wheel Transmission Controls, Rear View Camera, Rear Parking Sensors, Power Glass Sunroof, Power Driver’s Seat, Steering Wheel Controls, Bluetooth.

Sealed bids must be submitted to Anna City Hall by 4 p.m. on Wednesday, July 24, 2019.  The sealed bids must include the following, 10% down payment (NO CASH), bidder’s name, contact telephone number and the item you are bidding on.  Bid sheets may be picked up at City Hall, Monday through Friday between the hours of 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

For more information click here.


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Free Swim Day at Anna City Pool

Free Swim Day at the Anna City Pool will be held on July 27th from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

The City of Anna and Anna-Jonesboro National Bank are teaming up to offer a free swim day at the Anna City Pool to all swimmers 16 and under. Plans include entertainment by Mystify Music and Whiffle Boys pizza by the slice available at the pool’s concession stand where each swimmer gets 1 free cold drink. The city’s police and fire department will have volunteers present to hand out giveaways next to the pool parking lot where there will be a police squad car and a fire truck on display. There will also be a tent with fans set up to give the overflow of the 199 max capacity allowed in the pool area at once a cool spot to relax until it’s their turn to enjoy the pool.

The initial goal was to simply provide our youth throughout Union County communities a safe and fun filled day without having to spend a dime. Please join us as summer vacation is coming to an end and we get ready to kick off another school year. With the school year in mind, lets demonstrate to our kids the importance of lending a helping hand to a neighbor in need. The flooding that has affected many students’ families, specifically in the southern part of the Shawnee School district is the perfect opportunity to do this. We are collecting school supplies to help as many of the impacted students as possible and their families have one less thing to worry about as they continue to recover. If you would like to help, please drop off school supplies at Anna City Hall or 1 of the 4 Anna-Jonesboro Bank locations anytime during business hours between now and August 7th.

For more information click here.

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Union County Emergency Notification System “Hyper-Reach”

Union County is proud to announce the Hyper-Reach Mass Notification service to the citizens of Union County.  This service was a joint purchase between Union County Emergency Services, A-J, Anna, Cobden, Dongola, Jonesboro, Lick Creek, Shawnee and Tri County School Districts, City of Anna, Village of Cobden, Village of Dongola and the City of Jonesboro.

Telephone-based mass notifications systems are used by thousands of public safety agencies across the US to warn citizens about local emergencies, hazards and other threats.  Now Union County announces that they have selected Hyper-Reach to help bring this same lifesaving capability to the area.  Hyper-Reach is a state of the art mass emergency notification system designed specifically for public safety.

This emergency alert system will provide rapid notification of hazardous and urgent situations using a mix of telephone calls, text and email messages, and even TTY/TDD service for the hearing impaired.

For for more information contact Crystal Gurley, 9-1-1 Director, at 833-5442.  To enroll for this service click here.

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Friendly Reminder

In 2016 the City of Anna passed Ordinance 2016-10 permitting the use of certain non-highway vehicles on certain streets and roads within it’s corporate limits. With this ordinance there are regulations in effect to help keep our community safe, some of them include having current liability insurance for the vehicle, the operator must be 21 years of age with a valid Driver’s License, and  all persons who operate a non-highway vehicle must comply with all traffic laws of the State of Illinois and the City of Anna.  To obtain the Ordinance you can find it on our Forms page or click here. To obtain a one year permit, applications can be found at the Anna Police Department, please stop by and pick one up!


Thank you for your cooperation,

City Hall

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Say “hello” to the all new!

Welcome citizens, visitors, tourists, businesses and passers-by to the all new! We’re proud of the new website and hope you’ll find it useful and informative, and see it as the great resource it is for our community. We’ve worked hard to improve the overall user experience by making the information you need most easier to find, creating an avenue through which we can keep you better informed, and giving the site itself a colorful, modern face lift.

The site is still very new, so if you happen upon an issue or a bit of missing information, please let us know so we can address the situation! With any big project, there’s going to be some time required in getting to know the new system and working out all the little kinks that may pop up here and there. We hope you’ll extend us the courtesy of your patience and understanding as we work to provide the best possible resource for communication and information that we can!

We hope you’ll visit the site frequently to stay in touch with news and events in our community, as well as take advantage of things like our new alert system (will show at the top of every page when there’s time-critical information to share), events calendar, frequently requested forms & documents, and more!

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New Alert System

City of Anna website alert system

Depending on when you visited our new website lately, you might’ve noticed an orange bar across the top of the pages! This orange bar is our all new community alert system. When the need arises, we’ll use this system to bring your attention to information of all kinds, such as boil water orders, road closures and other things of that nature. This message system is not intended to replace emergency alert systems such as storm sirens or 911 and you should not rely solely on this system for your emergency info! Customers can also sign up for our newsletter and receive these important messages via email.  We implemented this simply to act as another avenue through which we can make our community aware of important things going on in the area!