The Public Works Department is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the streets, water, sanitary, storm systems, and the maintenance of the cemetery and parks.
In case of an emergency which requires the attention of the public works department, please contact any one of the following:
For emergencies during business hours, contact City Hall at (815) 772-7657. City Hall is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Workers will be dispatched immediately to the problem location.
For emergencies occurring after business hours, contact the Whiteside County Sheriff’s Department at (815) 772-4044. Inform the dispatcher of the nature and location of the problem. They will then contact a Public Works Employee.
Please DO NOT call 9-1-1 for Public Works emergencies!