Welcome Sign
NA Village Hall front entrance.
Welcome Sign
Welcome Sign
NA Water Tower, Old City Hall
NA Village Hall sign.
NA Village Hall


The Village of New Athens welcomes you to a community with a friendly rural character, yet close enough to the Metro St. Louis region to feel the excitement of big city attractions. New Athens is located in southern St. Clair County, just 20 minutes from the county seat of Belleville and just 40 minutes from downtown St. Louis, Missouri.

New Athens is located in the heart of Kaskaskia River Country, thereby offering some of the most diverse outdoor recreational opportunities in the state. See the Recreation link for a full list of activities available in the area.

Please feel free to browse these pages for information in regards to the community and the services provided by the Village of New Athens. For additional information, call 618-475-2144. Information on the Police Department may be obtained by calling 618-475-2133. All emergency calls should dial 911.

On these pages, you will find links and useful information concerning all aspects of services that are available to the residents of our community. See the Administration link, which contains information on how to contact your elected and appointed officials.

If you have any questions concerning the services provided by the Village of New Athens, please E-mail  Village Hall or call (618) 475-2144 to speak to a representative. Thank-you, we hope you enjoy your visit.


Free Covid-19 testing

The St. Clair County Health Department is offering free Covid-19 testing on Thursday July 30th from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. more details by pressing HERE.

May 4th Board Meeting and Future Board Meetings Until Further Notice

The Village Board will meet at 7:30 P.M. on May 4th, 2020. Due to coronavirus no visitors will be allowed to enter Village Hall. All residents can listen to the meeting by first dialing (425)436-6382 then enter the access code 577908.

Governors' Executive Order

Please click HERE to see the Governor's Executive Order

Governor's Executive Order Frequently Asked Questions

Please click HERE to see the Governor's Executive Order Frequently Asked Questions

Code Red Telephone Notification System

The Village of New Athens has a new Telephone Notifications System Click HERE to Join.

New Athens Water Customers

To view the New Athens Annual Drinking Water Quality Report click HERE


The Village's trash and recycling collection service has recently asked the Village to educate our residents to clean up the recyclable's collected. Please view the letter HERE.


Reliable will bring a dumpster for Village residents to use.  Limited to 1 pick up truck load of SMALL ITEMS which shall not include garbage, yard waste or items normally picked up on large item day. 


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Contact Us

Village of New Athens
905 Spotsylvania Street
New Athens, IL 62264
(FAX) - 618-475-9269

Other Government Numbers

Police (information only) - 618-475-2133
Fire House (information only) - 618-475-2113
Public School - 618-475-2174
Public Library - 618-475-3683
Post Office - 618-475-2488
Township Office - 618-475-2488

All Emergencies should dial 911