December 6, 2013
It is with deep regret that we announce the death of Cadet T. Thorp, retired Chief of Police of the Sterling Police Department.
October 31, 2013
Press Release: Leaves
The Community Services Department provides information on how to handle the falling leaves during the autumn season.
September 24, 2013
Pay Your Utility Bill Here
To pay your utility bill online or for all other utility billing questions, click here.
September 11, 2013
Northwestern Illinois Housing Coalition
Two new homebuyer programs are now available to households in Rock Island and Whiteside County!
September 10, 2013
Fire Safety Week 2013
October 6th - 12th Is Fire Safety Week. This Year's theme is "Prevent Kitchen Fires"
May 20, 2013
Emerald Ash Borer
Please be aware of the threat of Emerald Ash Borer on your trees.
May 2, 2013
Press Release: Citizen Courtesy Information
The City Ordinances listed here are summaries of some of the more common violations the Sterling Police handle.
April 29, 2013
Riverfront Adaptive Reuse Study
Find the Sterling recently completed Riverfront's Adaptive Reuse Study here.
March 20, 2013
We are happy to announce a new monthly spotlight in the Sterling Public School's Blue and Gold, which lists professional jobs in the community.
March 2, 2013
No Parking in Fire Lanes
Sterling Police and Fire Departments are reminding shoppers that parking in a fire lane is illegal and dangerous.
December 16, 2012
Contact Your Representatives for Pension Reform
As increasing pension costs push property taxes higher, we encourage you to contact your elected State officials and voice your opinions.
May 26, 2012
Stormwater Utility Fee
Find all the information here about the City's proposed Stormwater Utility Fee.
May 1, 2012
Hiring: Summer Public Works
Sterling Public Works is searching for 3 seasonal employees for the 2013 summer. Must be currently enrolled or planning to be enrolled in college. Deadline May 15th.
March 7, 2012
Yard Waste Pickup
Curbside yard waste collection will begin for the 2012 calendar year on Monday, March 12.
January 4, 2012
Snow Season is Here
Please be prepared for snow season by brushing up on Sterling's snow emergency policies.