Utilities Department – Water, Sewer & Garbage
Water Bi-monthly Charges:
Sewer Bi-monthly Charges:
|First 4,000 gallons.……………….$14.08||First 4,000 gallons..……….…$21.48|
|4,001 to 100,000 gallons. …….$ 3.52 / 1,000 gals.||4,001 gallons and above….$5.37 / 1,000 gals.|
|100,000 gallons and above ….$ 3.46 / 1,000 gals.||NOTE: Sewer charges are based on water use.|
Garbage Bi-monthly Charges:
|Standard Garbage Tote||64 gallon Tote $43.12|
|Optional Size Garbage Tote upon request||96 gallon Tote $43.61|
|Recycling Tote||35 gallon Tote Included with service|
|Yard Waste… (April 1 to November 30)||Unlimited Included with service|
Yard waste should be placed in Kraft paper bags or even reusable trash cans but should not exceed 40-pounds in weight. Branches or brush may be placed curbside also but should be bundled and tied with weights not exceeding 40-pounds or lengths not greater than 4-feet.
Stickers are required for additional 33 gallon garbage bags @ $1.60 each and are available at the Village Hall.
There is a $5.00 charge for each additional large item (1 large item is included).
Senior Citizens Discounts of $2.00 per month are available for residential garbage customers if you are 65 years of age or older. *** Application forms are available at the Village Hall. ***
Please place your totes, yard waste bags or containers behind the curb or off the pavement to prevent conflicts with vehicular traffic, maintenance issues such as street sweeping. Another problem that arises during heavy rainfalls is the tote floating or some items stacked along the curb may be washed into catch basins which may lead to the flooding of the street.
Should you have any questions regarding white goods or large items pickup please contact Heartland Disposal direct at the following phone number of (815) 942-5851 or www.mydisposal.com. For all issues concerning billing please contact the Public Works Department Office at (815) 467-2151.
Contact the below for utility inquiries, billing questions and / or concerns;
Utility Billing Clerk / Deputy Clerk Missy Ferguson (815) 467-2151 Ext. 2201
Utility Clerk / Building Clerk Mary Marshall (815) 467-2151 Ext. 2202
Utility Clerk / Admin Clerk Liz Ashley (815) 467-2151 Ext. 3174