Halloween trick or treat Times

Halloween Trick or Treat times are tonight October 31st. 4:30 - 7:00. Be safe and have fun. Please leave your porch lights on if you would like to have the little children trick or treat at your houses. Parents please keep your children safe tonight and only visit houses with porch lights on. Watch for vehicles while crossing the roads. Happy Holloween everyone!!! … [Read more...]

No Soliciting Stickers

The city has purchased a large amount of "No Soliciting" stickers that are available to residents.  The stickers are free and can be picked up at city hall. If a solicitor is permitted by the city, they may lawfully come to your door and present their pitch, but if the resident has a notice posted that specifically states they do not want solicitors, it is illegal for a … [Read more...]

Prophetstown Police Hiring Position

Position Opening The Prophetstown Police department will be accepting applications for a full-time Police Officer between October 29th and November 30th 2018. Lateral transfers will also be accepted. The City offers negotiable wages, pension plan, health insurance coverage, holiday pay, paid vacations, sick pay & personal time. Applications can be mailed, e-mailed to … [Read more...]

Mosquito Spraying Changes

Due to the wind conditions Friday morning, plans have changed for the City's spraying for the mosquites. The City will be spraying tonight, Thursday, at 8:00 pm. … [Read more...]

Landscape Waste

The City of Prophetstown will only be doing the landscape pick up on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month starting in October 2018. Thank you for your cooperation. … [Read more...]

E-waste Program

Oct 20th, 2018 will be the last day of the e-waste program for the year. The City will resume the e-waste program on the 3rd Saturday in April 2019. We will put up notices around the new start up date and times. Thank you. … [Read more...]

Rezoning Request

CITY OF PROPHETSTOWN NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING – REZONING REQUEST   Notice is hereby given pursuant to Chapter 38, Article IX, Section 38-591 of the Prophetstown City Code that a public hearing will be held before the Planning Commission of the City of Prophetstown on October 9th, 2018 at 5:00 P.M. at City Hall, located at 339 Washington Street, Prophetstown, … [Read more...]


Prophetstown City Council Has available petition packets, starting Tuesday September 18th, for the 2019 Consolidated Election for the Position for City Council. There are  positions to be filled one in each Ward 1, Ward 2 and Ward 3, all are Four year terms. Petitions will need to be turned in no sooner than December 10th, 2018 at 7 a.m. and no later than December 17th, … [Read more...]

Zoning / Planning Committee Meeting

The Zoning /Planning Committee Meeting that was scheduled for Sept 11th has been Canelled and will be Rescheduled at a later date. … [Read more...]

Important Information

City of Prophetstown residents, it has been brought to our attention that several residents are getting letters in the mail from a company called Clean Choice Energy. They are wanting you to change your electric over to them claiming to be a better energy compay with ComEd. This is NOT correct information. Please DO NOT fill out those forms and turn them in please just … [Read more...]