Upcoming Event

Upcoming Event

7th Annual Sesser Homecoming 5K Fun Run & Walk

7th Annual Sesser Homecoming 5K Fun Run & Walk

June 21st, 2014

Experience the History

Experience the History

Visit the historic Sesser Opera House

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A Word From Our Mayor
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A Word From Our Mayor

As I start my first year as Mayor of the great City of Sesser, I feel extremely privileged to serve the people of Sesser. We have already started to make changes in transparency with new inclusions of our city council meeting minutes....

City History
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City History

Before 1904, Sesser was unheard of. The city that we now call Sesser was an open prairie covered in wheat and corn. It wasn't until the summer of 1904 that Sesser began to take shape when coal specialists surveyed the area and discovered a very high grade quality of coal here....

Local Businesses
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Local Businesses

Sesser is the home to several great businesses, small and large. We've set up this convenient directory to help you find the one you are looking for! Businesses are categorized by their specific product or service sold. Click the link above to start checking out Sesser businesses.

Latest News

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  • Ashmore Elected New Mayor
    10 April 2013 by , in City Government
    Ashmore Elected New Mayor
    For the first time in more than three decades there's a new mayor in Sesser. Jason Ashmore was...
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  • 58th Annual Rend Lake Days | June 12th-15th, 2013
    10 June 2013 by , in Local Events
    58th Annual Rend Lake Days | June 12th-15th, 2013
    WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12 6:00 P.M. J & J Magic Midway and Rides 7:30 P. M. SALTY DOGS FOOD CONCESSION...
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  • Sesser Homecoming 5K Fun Run | June 15th, 2013
    10 June 2013 by , in Local Events
    Sesser Homecoming 5K Fun Run | June 15th, 2013
    Date: June 15, 2013, Saturday Time: 7:00am - Registration Opens 8:00am - Runners Start 8:00am -...
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City Council Meeting Minutes

Did you miss the latest city council meeting? No worries. We have you covered.

Minutes from all city council meetings are made publicly available on this website after each meeting takes place. Transparency is important in government. Sesser citizens have the right to know what decisions are being made by their elected officials and whether those decisions may or may not affect them. We urge citizens to stay informed about Sesser government.

Click the link below to access minutes from past meetings and bring yourself up-to-date with the ways we are working to move Sesser forward.

Click Here to View Past Council Meeting Minutes

Upcoming Events

APR
19

04.19.2014 6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friends of Sesser-Goode Lodge Crappie Tournament "Amateur Only"

MAY
1

05.01.2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
City Council Meeting

MAY
5

05.05.2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Merit Board Meeting

MAY
10

05.10.2014 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Town Wide Yard Sale

JUN
2

06.02.2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Merit Board Meeting

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