City of Sterling, Illinois

Pay Your Utility Bill Here

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

Sterling Municipal Codes

Questions regarding the municipal code can be directed to the City Clerk's office at 815-632-6630. Questions regarding building codes can be directed to the Building Dept. 815-632-6624

Waste Water is taking applications

All applications must be received by noon on Monday, December 22, 2014. The City of Sterling is an equal opportunity employer

Healthy Homes & Lead Program

The Healthy Homes LHC Program assists low to moderate income households with children under the age of six to reduce lead hazards in existing housing built prior to 1978

Features & Events

  • Zoning Code Updates

    Zoning Code Updates

    Learn more about the process of updating the Zoning Code and how you can stay informed and participate!
  • Movies at Grandon

    Movies at Grandon

    Movies at Grandon is back for the summer of 2014. Click here for more details!
  • Automatic Bill Pay Sign Up

    Automatic Bill Pay Sign Up

    Find out how to sign up for automatic sewer/garbage bill pay here.
  • Call 811 for JULIE

    Call 811 for JULIE

    Before you start digging on your property (for deck building, fencing, landscaping, etc.), Illinois state law requires that you call JULIE (Joint Utility Locating Information for Excavators).