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- Report potholes, water main breaks, stray dogs, downed limbs, long grass or weeds, junk piles, illegal dumping, etc.

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FLOODING INFORMATION

 

Road Closures

(last updated 10/20/18 3:45 pm)

Sand
Shelter
Freeport Area Church Cooperative

514 S Chicago Ave., Freeport - 815.233.0435

St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church

607 E S Stephenson St., Freeport - 815.232.6043

River Stages

Pecatonica River

15.3 feet @ 11:30 am on Oct 10, 2018 - expected to crest at 15.6 feet and not recede until Mon., Oct 15, 2018

(last updated 10/10/18 11:30 am)

"After the Flood"
Illinois Department of Public Health

To view the booklet, "After the Flood", published by the IDPH on tips, advice, and instructions once your home has been flooded, click here

To Provide Assistance
Salvation Army

Contact Captain Lee Brickson at 815.238.9173 or email at Jim_Brickson@usc.salvationarmy.org View Press Release

Freeport Area Church Cooperative

514 S Chicago Ave., Freeport - 815.233.0435

 

To view a booklet published by the IDPH on tips, advice, and instructions once your home has been flooded, click here

ADDITIONAL MEETINGS

 

TerraNavigator Solar Development at City's Landfill

 

 

MEET-AND-GREET

Cup of Joe with Manager Crow

Friday, October 19, 2018

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

9 East Coffee

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Mayor Miller Announces Open Discussions with City Leaders

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

TRICK-OR-TREATING HOURS

The City of Freeport passed a Resolution to observe Trick-or-Treating hours from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on October 31, 2018.

REFERENDUM QUESTION ON NOV 6 BALLOT RE OFFICE OF TREASURER

 

LEAF COLLECTION PROGRAM

The City's Leaf Collection Program will begin Monday, October 15, 2018, and conclude the week of November 26, 2018. Click here for more information.

FACADE IMPROVEMENT GRANT

Applications are being received for the Downtown Facade Improvement Grant Program through February 1, 2019. A timeline for the program is as follows:

10/01/2018 Applications available from City of Freeport 10/17/2018 Workshop on Grant Application at City Hall 01/25/2019 Deadline to obtain a Certificate of Appropriateness 02/01/2019 Deadline for applications 02/19/2019 Public Hearing of Historic Preservation Commission 03/04/2019 City Council review of HPC award recommendations 03/06/2019 Notification to applicants 08/30/2019 Completion deadline for all awarded projects

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MOSQUITO SPRAY APPLICATION

Previous mosquito larvacide spray applications were made by helicopter on July 3, July 11, Aug. 30, Sept. 14, and Sept. 20

The Freeport Mosquito Abatement District strongly recommends using the mosquito hotline number to register high levels of mosquitoes, any standing water near you, and if you would like to be added to the list of people to notify when truck spraying occurs. Citizens may also send emails to callcenter@clarke.com

Call the Mosquito Control Hotline @ 1-800-942-2555

•  To be notified prior to a Mosquito Control application.

•  To report possible mosquito breeding areas, such as standing water or stagnant water or unkempt swimming pools.

•  To report any mosquito annoyances in your area.

For further information regarding the Clarke Mosquito Control Program and what products are being utilized go to http://www.clarke.com/

The Freeport Mosquito Abatement District has a contractual mosquito control arrangement with Clarke, a global environment products and services company.

PRESS RELEASE: Water & Sewer Dept. Announces Billing Timelines for Late Charges and Non-Paid Turn-Off Dates  view link
5-Year Capital Improvement Plan - Streets and Water & Sewer - FY2019-2024   Link to: Presentation May 14, 2018

STREET CONDITION ANALYSIS

An assessment has been performed regarding the conditions of the streets within the City limits of Freeport. A colored rating system is used to show the various conditions.  Link to: Street Assessment

COLLECTIONS FOR PAST DUE WATER & SEWER ACCOUNTS

The City of Freeport has recently approved a collection agency, Municipal Collection Services Inc. (MCSI), to send out collection letters for past due water and sewer accounts. The first batch of letters that were printed said Ticket # on them. It should have said Account #.  If you get such a letter and have questions, please contact Denise at the City of Freeport at 815.801.8006.

   Old City Hall is officially for sale - Call: 815.235.8206
   City Manager Form of Government
Greater Freeport Partnership - website  Link to Visitor's Guide 2018

 

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City Hall is located at 314 W. Stephenson Street
Freeport Illinois 61032-4327

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Freeport City Hall
314 W. Stephenson St.
Freeport, IL 61032
Phone: 815-235-8200 or 815-235-8203