City of Sterling, Illinois

Pay Your Utility Bill Here

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

National Night Out

On August 5th the citizens of Sterling & Rock Falls are invited to participate in the National Night Out from 5:00pm to 7:30pm

Residential Knox Box information

A Residential Knox Box may be the peace of mind you are looking for.

Electronic Recycling

Electronic Devices have been banned from landfills. Sterling Public Works Department will be collecting E-Waste for Sterling Residents Only (Current photo ID required). Call 815-632-6657 between 7:30 am to 2:30 pm to setup an appointment for drop off.

Features & Events

  • Movies at Grandon

    Movies at Grandon

    Movies at Grandon are back for 2016.
  • Accident Reports

    Accident Reports

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

    City Council Agenda

    The city of Sterling has implemented a new paperless agenda system for city council meetings.
  • Sterling Strategic Plan

    Sterling Strategic Plan

    The City of Sterling finalized its Strategic Plan