Municipal Secretary Needed

Professional office is looking for a hard working individual to fulfill the following duties. This position requires daily customer relations with water-bill customers and citizens having dealings with the police department and the Mayor.   All banking, billing, and collecting for 3 departments.  Payroll for city Employees and Public Library Staff.  This person is res … [Read more...]

Public Notice

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE Notice is hereby given that a public hearing will be held by the City of Prophetstown Zoning Board of Appeals pursuant to the Zoning Ordinance of the City of Prophetstown, for the purpose of considering a petition to rezone the following property from residential (R-1) to Light Industrial District (I-1): Vacant Lot at 203 E 2nd St. Prophetstown, IL … [Read more...]

Update on Well

The maintence is complete and all tests have past so the City will be switching back to the other well form our back up well today. Let your water run for a while if there is any discolored water coming out of your faucets. If you have any questions or problems please call City Hall 815-537-5598. … [Read more...]

Reminder Maintenance to City’s Well

Prophetstown Residents...A Reminder December 9th, 2019 the city will begin its annual maintenance on the city’s water filtering system. During the process the city will switch users over to its backup well. The switch may cause a slight discoloration of the water. The project will take several days and users will be notified when the switch back to the primary well i … [Read more...]


Public works will be adding media to the wells on Dec 9th, 2019 so they will be switching over to the back up wells for awhile. There might be some discolored water for a couple of days during this process. Thank you. … [Read more...]

Financial Auditing Services

CITY OF PROPHETSTOWN FINANCIAL AUDITING SERVICES REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP) The City of Prophetstown (“Prophetstown”) is soliciting proposals (requests for qualifications) from independent certified public accounting firms to perform financial audits for the fiscal year ending April 30, 2020 and on a year to year basis thereafter.  Prophetstown is an Illinois mun … [Read more...]

Landscape Waste

The City of Prophetstown is no longer picking up any landscape waste after today Thursday November 14th, 2019. We will post again in the Spring of 2020 when we will be starting again. Thank you. … [Read more...]

Notice of Public Hearing

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TO BE HELD BY THE PLANNING COMMISSION ON PROPOSED ANNEXATION OF CONTIGUOUS TERRITORY IN THE CITY OF PROPHETSTOWN, WHITESIDE COUNTY, ILLINOIS On November 25th, 2019 at 6:30 P.M., a public hearing will be held by the Planning Commission of the City of Prophetstown at City Hall, located at 339 Washington Street, Prophetstown, … [Read more...]

Trick or Treat

Halloween trick or treat times for Prophetstown is Thursday October 31st., 2019 4:30- 7:00 pm. Have fun and be safe. … [Read more...]

Public Hearing

PUBLIC NOTICE Public Notice is hereby given that the City of Prophetstown will hold a Public Hearing at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 13, 2019, at the City Hall at 339 Washington Street, Prophetstown, Illinois 61277 for the purpose of discussing the plans for the New Well and Water Treatment Plant project.  The Project Summary and Preliminary Environmental … [Read more...]