Garbage pickup delayed 1-22-24

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).

Winter Weather update 1-22-24

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

Chamber ribbon cutting: The Hub @ 120 N Franklin – Jan. 25, 2024

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.


graphic with City of Decatur logo and info on ribbon cutting Jan. 25