City of Sterling, Illinois

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Citizen's Police Academy

The Sterling Police Department will be hosting a Citizen's Police Academy beginning on September 24, 2019 through October 29, 2019. The sessions will be held on the Tuesday of each week from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Click here for more information.

Pay Your Utility Bill Here

With the new updates YOU WILL HAVE TO CREATE A USERNAME & PASSWORD to pay your utility bill online.

Team up to Clean up

The City of Sterling is excited to offer neighborhood and volunteer groups use of the neighborhood beautification trailer to help clean up and improve parks and neighborhoods inside Sterling.

Features & Events

  • City of Sterling Quarterly Newsletter

    City of Sterling Quarterly Newsletter

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  • Running of the Bears

    Running of the Bears

    2nd Annual Running of the Bears to benefit Special Olympics Illinois.
  • City Council Agenda

    City Council Agenda

    The city of Sterling has implemented a new paperless agenda system for city council meetings.
  • Safe Passage

    Safe Passage

    Are you or someone you know suffering from an addiction and in need of help? If you answered yes, a revolutionary new program being offered in Lee and Whiteside Counties can help.