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New Athens Marina Arbor Day Celebration a Success

Arbor Day Proclamation 2022.pdf   New Athens Marina Arbor Day Celebration a Success Over thirty volunteers planted 39 trees at the Marina Saturday, April 30 in celebration of National Arbor Day.  The Heartland . . .

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Trash Collection Moving from Alleys to Streets

  After much consideration, the Board of Trustees voted to approve moving trash and recycling collection from residents' alleys to the street beginning May 20, 2022. Superintendent Remick reported to the board that the alleys . . .

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Baldwin Lake Conservation Area

Baldwin Lake State Fish and Wildlife Area, just four miles south of New Athens, is located within the KRFWA. The area consists of a 2,018 acre lake used for cooling a electric power generating station. Baldwin Lake and the adjoining lands are . . .

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Kaskaskia River State Fish And Wildlife Area

The Village of New Athens is located within one of the largest state owned and managed sites in the State of Illinois. The Kaskaskia River State Fish and Wildlife Area (KRFWA) comprises more than 20,000 acres and completely surrounds the . . .

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Peabody River King State Fish and Wildlife Area

The Peabody River King Fish and Wildlife Area, located just outside the corporate limits offer some of the best fishing and hunting opportunities in the state. Access is available via Old Rt. 13 and the Darmstadt Road. Peabody Coal mined the . . .

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