Announcements

Monday Oct. 15th, 2021

On Monday Oct. 15th, 2021 the City will be replacing the fire hydrant on the intersection of W. 3rd St. and Washington St. We will be shutting the town’s water supply down at 7pm to do the repair. The town WILL be on boil order until further notice once this is done. SORRY FOR THE INCONVIENCES THAT IS ACCURRING FOR THIS INCIDENCE.

TRICK OR TREAT

PROPHETSTOWN TRICK OR TREAT WILL BE HELD SUNDAY OCTOBER 31st, 2021 4:30 PM – 7: 00 PM. HAVE FUN AND BE SAFE!!

Notice to Public

On October 4th, 2021 the City will be using the Emergency Well (for a fliter media ad) for about a week. There might be some discoloration in the water for this time since we will be using the emergency well. Thank you and sorry for any inconviences this will cause.

Public Hearing Notice

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

CITY OF PROPHETSTOWN

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2021 AT 7:00 P.M.

The City of Prophetstown will hold a public hearing to review project performance and obtain citizen input regarding the completed route 78 lift station project.  This project was funded in part with grant funds from the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity.  The public hearing will be held on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. at the City Hall, located at 339 Washington Street, Prophetstown, IL 61277. Residents of the City of Prophetstown are encouraged to participate.  Persons with disabilities or non-English speaking persons who wish to participate in the public hearing and need assistance should contact City Hall at 815-537-5598 no later than October 7, 2021.  Every effort will be made to make reasonable accommodations for all persons.

Steve Swanson

Mayor, City of Prophetstown

E-Waste Program Update

The last e-waste of the year took place on August 21st, 2021. The new dates will be set after the first of the year as long as the county re ups in the program for 2022.

Electric Aggregation Program

Dear City of Prophetstown Residents, You are all now receiving NEW letters from DYNEGY for your Electric Municipal Aggregation Program. It is legit this will be the new City Supplier for the energy service. If you wish to stay with the Aggregation Program you do not have to do anything , you will be automatically renewed into the program. If you wish to opt out you will just sign the yellow card and send it back. NO ONE will come to your door to have you sign up or look at your previous bills. IF this happens you send them away!! If anyone EVER comes to your door you ask for a permit from the City and call city hall at 815-537-5598!! Thank you!!

E-Waste

There is NO E-Waste this Saturday June 19th, 2021. It has been cancelled due to the John Crady 5K and the Dick Brown Fishing Derby being held on Saturday June 19th, 2021. The next scheduled E-Waste Dates are August 21st and October 16th, 2021. Thank you!!

E-waste

City of Prophetstown E-Waste Program
Next Dates: The City will be accepting E-Waste on August 21st, 2021 and Final Date of October 16th, 2021, from the Hours of 9a.m. to 12p.m.
Location: This will take place at the Public Works building at 233 E. Railroad St. There will be a sign on building were items will be taken.
THE FOLLOWING IS A LIST OF THE PROGRAMS GUIDELINES ACCEPTABLE ITEMS ONLY
TV’S-TUBE, FLAT, CONSOLE, PROJECTION STYLES
COMPUTER MONITORS/TOWERS/KEY BOARDS PRINTERS
KITCHEN ELECTRONICS STEREOS/SPEAKERS DVD/VCR PLAYERS GAME CONSOLES TABLETS
CELL PHONES LAPTOPS
FAX MACHINES SCANNERS CAMERAS/CAMCORDERS

E-WASTE ITEMS WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED WHEN THERE IS AN ATTENDENT PRESENT SO PLEASE: DON’T JUST DROP OR SET ITEMS OFF BY THE BUILDING WHEN NO ONE IS PRESENT OR THIS SERVICE WILL JUST GO AWAY.

THIS IS A FREE SERVICE FOR THE CITY THAT IS PROVIDED BY UNIVERSAL RECYCLING TECHNOLOGIES
ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CONTACT BRIAN STRIKE AT 815-537-5214

Applications

Police Department and City hall applications are still being accepted until Monday May 17th, 2021. Prophetstown Police department has a full time position open and the City hall has a part time position open if you’re interested please inquire within.

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