Scales Mound History & Information

Comprehensive history of and information about Scales Mound, Illinois.  Complied, edited and updated by Ruth Foley.

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Scales Mound Redevelopment Project Area

Tax Increment Financing District Eligibility Study, Redevelopment Plan and Project.

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Veteran’s Park Update

Did everyone miss the lights on the flags at the Veteran’s Park as much as we did? It is amazing that in the short time the flags and lights have been there, it has become something we all expect to see when we round the corner from the north or south. I think we all agree it’s good to have the power back on.

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2010 Census Data Reviewed *

2010 Census Data shows the Village of Scales Mound lost 25 residents since the 2000 Census and now have 376 residents. But That Can’t Be Right!! We did extensive research that shows our true count is 413.

4 months ago
Scales Mound Chamber of Commerce

Don't forget tonight is the second Wednesday for Ice Cream in the Park sponsored by the Scales Mound Chamber of Commerce! Stop by from 6-8 p.m. for ... See more

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4 months ago

Don't forget tonight is the second Wednesday for Ice Cream in the Park sponsored by the Scales Mound Chamber of Commerce! Stop by from 6-8 p.m. for ... See more

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4 months ago

Join us tonight for free Ice Cream in the Park!!! 6-8 p.m. in the town park. Sponsored by the Scales Mound Chamber!

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10 months ago

The Scales Mound Chamber of Commerce would like to thank all who helped with the Christmas Party at the Town Hall, decorated the Town Hall, hung ... See more

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11 months ago

Come out and support the Scales Mound Community Blood Drive, Tuesday, November 14 in the small gym at the Scales Mound School. 2:30 - 6:30 p.m.

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1 year ago

A BIG shout out to all that helped decorate our little town and the town hall for the Christmas season!! Thank you, thank you, thank you! ... See more

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1 year ago
Timeline Photos

Scales Mound Trick or Treat will be Monday October 31 from 6-8pm. Please use extra care when driving through town and watch out for the kids!

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1 year ago

Lots of activity in town today. A crew from the railroad is here making repairs near the crossing, there is a water main break near Schultz ... See more

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2 years ago

This dog, Tucker ran away yesterday AM from a farm near Mineral Point. His real home is located right outside scales mound, so we have hope that is ... See more

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2 years ago
Scales Mound Chamber of Commerce

In honor of International Woman's Day

A little late in the day but....in honor of Olive Finkenbinder - first Village water system operator. "Remember always that you not only have the ... See more

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