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Welcome to Freeport, Illinois

Welcome to the official Freeport, Illinois website. We’re happy that you’re visiting us!

 

2017 FACADE IMPROVEMENT GRANT

PDF 2017 Facade Improvement Grant Program Application Packet Due by 5pm on December 15, 2017

 

PUBLIC MEETINGS

3rd Ward Town Hall Meeting - October 12, 2017
1st & 6th Ward Gladewood/Demeter Bridge Meeting - August 29, 2017
Review Ordinances relating to Liquor - October 19, 2017
Review Ordinances relating to Liquor - October 3, 2017
Review Ordinances relating to Liquor - September 20, 2017

 

STORM DAMAGE NOTICES

 

FLOOD-RELATED CONTACT INFORMATION

For flood-related information, call:

Freeport City Hall at 815-235-8200

Stephenson County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) at 815-599-0344

Red Cross Hotline at 847-220-7495

Salvation Army at 815-235-7639

LOW-INTEREST, LONG-TERM LOANS

Governer Rauner announces SBA assistance for Stephenson County - View Letter - View Link to Journal Standard Article

11/14/17 - Applications for physical property damage loans are due

06/15/2018 - Applications for economic injury are due

Outreach Center

Highland Community College, 2998 W. Pearl City Rd., Building H.

Thursday, Sept. 21: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Weekdays: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 28: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Closed Sunday

FEMA ASSISTANCE
Determination Letter - FEMA Assistance - State does not meet threshold; does not qualify
POST-DISASTER BUSINESS CONSULTING

Contact Small Business Collaborative (SBC) Executive Director Brian Borger at 815.233.6301 for post-disaster business counseling. SBC services are offered at no cost through the collaborative efforts of the Freeport Area Chamber of Commerce, City of Freeport, Northwest Illinois Development Alliance, Freeport/Stephenson County Visitors Center, and Freeport Downtown Development Foundation.

LARGE ITEM PICK UP

Garbage haulers will not pick up large items such as chairs, mattresses or furniture without scheduling a special pickup.

If your hauler is Moring Disposal:
815-938-3602
$10 per item
Call by Tuesdays at 4:00 p.m.
Pickup on Wednesdays

If your hauler is Gill's Disposal:
815-965-3350
$10 per item
Call by Wednesdays at 4PM
Pickup on Thursdays

If you do not know your hauler:
City of Freeport – 815-235-8202

Your garbage hauler will not, in any instance, pick up used tires or televisions. These must be stored inside a building until disposed of with an electronic recycler or at a recycling event, or at a tire recycler or tire recycling event.

BUILDING PERMIT FEES WAIVED

The City of Freeport will waive building permit fees to victims that have been affected by the recent flooding for repairs to damage caused by flood waters. For more information and approval, call the Community Development Department at 815.235.8202 or stop by our office at 314 W. Stephenson St.

 

 

   Warming Shelters
   Old City Hall is officially for sale - Call: 815.235.8206
   City Manager Form of Government
   ComEd - electric line trimming - notification document and                - boundary map
Freeport All In - website
Report Mosquito Annoyances 1-800-942-2555

 

To follow City Hall on Facebook
City of Freeport IL City Hall

 

To follow Lowell Crow, City Manager, on TWITTER
CityManager @CityMangerFP

 

To get construction project updates on TWITTER
@cityoffreeport

 

City Hall is located at 314 W. Stephenson Street
Freeport Illinois 61032-4327

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Freeport City Hall
314 W. Stephenson St.
Freeport, IL 61032
Phone: 815-235-8200 or 815-235-8203