Big Crowd at Perryville City Council Meeting for Ordinance on Crematoriums

(Perryville) There was quite a bit of interest in this week’s Perryville City Council meeting.

It was because of action taken on an ordinance to rezone crematoriums in town.

That’s according to City Administrator Brent Buerck.

The Perryville City Council also approved a festival application for the Laid Back on I-55 Truck Show on August 21st and 22nd.

Buerck says the final decision on holding this event will be dependent on how Covid-19 is playing out at the time.

In other news from the Perryville City Council meeting, some surplus city property was approved for auction.

Go to and search for the city of Perryville to find the items.