City of Sterling, Illinois

Yard Waste information

Yard waste and bulk waste pick up has been temporarily suspended

Important Information

Information regarding Utility Bills, Fines, Licenses, Police Records, Birth/Death Records and General Information

COVID-19 - Service Changes

Important information in reference to COVID-19. Lobby Closure, Bulk/Yard Waste Collection suspended and more...

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City Hall is closed. Please sign up for online bill pay. YOU WILL HAVE TO CREATE A USERNAME & PASSWORD to pay your utility bill online.

Features & Events

  • City of Sterling Quarterly Newsletter

    City of Sterling Quarterly Newsletter

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  • 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.
  • Accident Reports

    Accident Reports

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