Welcome to your new home in Macomb IL 61455
Welcome to Macomb IL
Where our small town, mid-western lifestyle brings our community closer together.
Make Macomb Your Home - FAQ HOW DO I GET ELECTRICITY? Ameren - To submit a request, upgrade, relocate or remove electric, gas, or lighting service submit a request online click here. Visit AmerenIllinoisSavings.com – a website dedicated to helping Ameren Illinois customers to become smarter, safer energy consumers. Find energy efficiency tips, plus access to helpful programs, rebates, and cash incentives. McDonough Power Co-Op - Call- 309-833-2101 or visit their website. You are welcome to view the service territories before you call to locate your address. All final determinations will be designated by the McDonough Power Cooperative.
HOW DO I GET WATER? Contact the Business & Water Department to schedule an appointment to have your water service turned on. Office hours are Monday-Friday, 8 AM – 5 PM. Customers request for service must be made before 2:30 PM to guarantee same day service. Note: The Water Department is closed holidays Water Owner Application on City of Macomb IL website Water Renter Application on City of Macomb IL website Link: https://cityofmacomb.com/water-renter-application/ HOW DO I DISPOSE OF TRASH? Monthly fees for household waste collection/disposal services are included in the monthly water bill. For items that will not fit into the residential garbage cart, customers may purchase additional $1.50 garbage stickers for extra bag/can or $20.00 large item stickers for couches, mattresses, etc. Each bag/can or large item requires a sticker before pick-up. Stickers may be purchased at City Hall. Trash day for you is every Monday morning, have the trash out on the curb the night before or early in the morning at 4am Monday. WHAT IS THE RESIDENTIAL WASTE AND RECYCLING PICKUP SCHEDULE? Monday The north side of west Jackson Street, starting at the Courthouse Square and the west side of north Randolph Street, continuing north and west throughout the northwest quarter of Macomb. Also includes Spring Lake Subdivision. Tuesday The south side of west Jackson Street, starting at the Courthouse Square and the west side of south Randolph Street, extending south through the west side of Maple Avenue, continuing south and west throughout the southwest quarter of Macomb. Wednesday The north side of East Jackson Street, starting at the Courthouse Square and the east side of north Randolph Street, continuing north and east throughout the northeast quarter of Macomb. Also includes the area from the east side of Maple Avenue and the south side of east Grant Street throughout the lower half of the southeast quarter of Macomb. This includes Verzel, James Drive, Evergreen Drive, PennyOaks, and Hidden Hills subdivisions. Thursday The south side of east Jackson Street, starting at the Courthouse Square and the east side of Randolph Street, continuing south to the north side of Grant street and east throughout the north half of the southeast quarter of Macomb. WHAT WASTE IS COLLECTED? Typical household wastes collected include: trash, garbage, rubbish and refuse. Liquid and household hazardous wastes are not collected. Yard waste cannot be mixed with trash. WHERE DO I PUT MY TRASH? Garbage carts are provided to each qualified residence. Additional carts may be purchased. Call 833-2821 for details. These carts should be set out no earlier than the evening prior to the collection day and removed by the end of the collection day at curb-side. These carts are the property of Waste Management and are assigned to addresses, not individuals. WHAT IF I NEED MORE ASSISTANCE WITH GARBAGE OR RECYCLING? For questions concerning missed pickups for garbage, recycling or yard waste, call 833-2821. For questions about your general account, billings or payments call 833-2031. WHAT RECYCLING PROGRAM IS AVAILABLE IN MACOMB? Recycling carts are provided to each residence that qualifies for city garbage pickup. This service is provided every other week. Please refer to calendar for pick up dates. Place only recyclable items in the recycling cart… no garbage or other trash. Keep a copy of the RECYCLE RIGHT guidelines close to your cart for a quick reminder! Accepted Paint and electronics can be recycled at Tri-County Regional Collection Facility HOW DO I PAY MY WATER BILL, SEWER, GARBAGE SERVICES, PARKING, ORDINANCE VIOLATIONS, AND LIEN FEES? PAYMENT We accept cash, checks, money orders and automatic bank payment. Credit cards may be used 24 hours a day online at the upper right on this page. From the menu bar select Online City Payments. A nominal fee will be charged by this service. You may also pay online via Allpaid. Returned bank items will be charged a $30 fee. DROP BOX A drive-up drop box is located in the north parking lot behind City Hall next to light pole. Payments are collected on open business days at 8am. DELINQUENT NOTICES COURTESY DELINQUENT NOTICES ARE MAILED SHORTLY AFTER A BILL’S DUE DATE. IF A BILL REMAINS UNPAID 10 DAYS AFTER THE DUE DATE, THE UTILITY SERVICE IS SUBJECT TO DISCONNECTION. THERE IS A $30.00 CHARGE TO RESTORE SERVICE DURING BUSINESS HOURS AND A $165.00 CHARGE TO RESTORE SERVICE AFTER HOURS. MACOMB, ILLINOIS Phone Numbers & Links Emergency Phone Numbers For Emergencies In Macomb Call911Ambulance- Nonemergency837-4500Crimestoppers836-3222Domestic Violence837-5555Fire Department – Nonemergency836-7800McDonough County Emergency/Disaster Services837-2686Police Department – Nonemergency833-4505Sheriff’s Department833-4167State Police833-2141 General Information Numbers Alcohol Abuse Websitehttp://studentaffairs.com/Animal Shelter837-2989Macomb Area Chamber of Commerce837-4855Downtown Development575-3015City Attorney833-4373City Clerk833-2575County Clerk833-2474IL Dept. of Public Aid833-4127Landfill836-2728Township Welfare Office833-2671 Public Utilities Electric Ameren CIPS (888) 789-2477 Toll-Free McDonough Power Cooperative 1210 W. Jackson St. Macomb, Illinois (309) 833-2101Gas Ameren CIPS (888) 789-2477 Toll-FreeCable Comcast (309) 833-4539 McDonough TelephoneTelephone Frontier McDonough TelephoneInternet Frontier Comcast Logonix McDonough TelephoneWaste Removal Residential Waste, Recycling, & Yard Waste Waste Management, Inc. 13998 E 1400th Street Macomb, Illinois (309) 836-2728City of Macomb Water (309) 833-2031 Macomb Resources Western Illinois University Macomb.com Downtown WebCam Macomb Area Business Guide Community News Brief McDonough County Voice Western Courier McDonough County Emergency Services & Disaster Agency McDonough County Genealogical Society McDonough County Health Department Housing Authority of McDonough County Macomb Public Library District Macomb Area Chamber of Commerce Macomb Area Convention and Visitors Bureau Macomb Area Economic Development Corporation Maps of Macomb Macomb Arts Center Regional Media WIUM-FM/WIUW-FM Home Page Macomb High School Macomb School District Lincoln Elementary School of Macomb Spoon River College McDonough County History Consortium Utility Bill Assistance State Resources State of Illinois Illinois Alive! 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