City of Sterling, Illinois

Sales Tax Referendum

Find out more information on the sales tax referendum here

Yard Waste

Yard waste collection resumes March 13th 2017, yard waste will be collected weekly on your regularly scheduled garbage collection day.

Code Enforcement Officer

The City of Sterling has a full-time opening for a Code Enforcement Officer. This position is assigned to the Code Enforcement Department and works under the direct supervision of the Building Official.

Pay Your Utility Bill Here

To pay your utility bill online or for all other utility billing questions, click here.

Features & Events

  • Sterling Strategic Plan

    Sterling Strategic Plan

    The City of Sterling finalized its Strategic Plan
  • City Council Agenda

    City Council Agenda

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

    Accident Reports

    The Sterling Police Department has contracted with LexisNexis to manage & distribute its accident reports via the Internet.
  • Tornadoes


    Do you know what to do in the event of severe weather