- 210 E. Broadway
Superintendent Jim Bessler
- Monday-Friday 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
- Phone 815-933-3715
- Fax 815-933-4650
Responsible for the construction, care and cleanliness of all public streets, alleys, sidewalks and other public ways. The department shall see to it that all gutters and drains on all public streets, alleys and driveways function properly and are kept free from defects. The department shall supervise the lighting of the public streets and alleys and shall keep the lighting system in efficient operation and good repair. The Superintendent of public works shall further be charged with the enforcement of all ordinance provisions relating to public streets, sidewalks and public ways, except traffic ordinances, and is authorized to enforce such ordinances.