Decatur, IL – You might expect delays for garbage pickup today. All Decatur haulers – GFL, Waste Management, Jeremy Doolin Disposal, Murrell’s Disposal, Doolin Disposal – have notified us they are NOT picking up today (1-22-24) due to the ice and because the landfill is closed. Most will operate on a holiday schedule (picking up one day later).
Decatur, IL – Freezing rain will continue to affect the area this morning. This will create slick roadways, sidewalks, and parking lots. Be sure to allow plenty of extra travel time or stay home if possible.
Our trucks have been out since 4am and will continue to salt the main/primary roads as first priority. It will be difficult with the expected precipitation most of the day.
Civic Center offices are open this morning, although there could be limited services due to weather conditions. Cashier windows will be closed and we will not be accepting in-person or over-the-phone payments on Monday, Jan. 22, 2024. You can pay online
Decatur, IL – The Decatur City Council has adopted its 2023-2025 Strategic Plan & Priority Goals, which can be found here
Decatur, IL – Highlights from the January 16, 2024 Decatur City Council meeting include approval of two replacement outdoor emergency warning sirens, a project to accurately locate lead water service lines, and the City Council’s 2023-2025 strategic plan & priority goals. Read more here
Decatur, IL – Recently Decatur haulers have begun delivering new carts to many of their Decatur customers. If you have questions about receiving a new cart/tote or returning an unwanted new cart/tote, visit our garbage & recycling page.
Decatur, IL – In anticipation of winter weather this week, you can learn more about the City’s Snow & Ice Control Plan and see what the snow routes are on this page
Decatur, IL – The City welcomes 4 new Patrol Officers to the Decatur Police Department! Kenneth Alepra, Keyara Bullock, Kaitlyn Eubanks, and Jakob Prater were all sworn in. We thank them for taking the oath to protect and serve our citizens. Become a Decatur Police Officer: https://decaturil.gov/police/recruitment/hiring-process/
Decatur, IL – Please consider joining us and the Decatur Regional Chamber of Commerce as we unveil renovations to the 2nd floor of the library building this January 25, 2024, at 4:30pm. The Hub @ 120 N Franklin will be a central location for entrepreneurs, makers, and individuals developing their skills to obtain a better/different career or lifestyle. Address is 120 N Franklin; please enter through the southwest doors that face N Franklin St.