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The City of Sterling is led by the Mayor and 6 Aldermen, 4 of which are elected by ward, and 2 which are elected at-large.
Access easily searchable meeting agendas and minutes for various boards, commissions, and committees.
The following are the boards and commissions of the City of Sterling. For additional information on any of these boards, please contact City Hall at 815-632-6621.
The City Attorney is appointed by the Mayor and Council to represent the City in a legal capacity.
The City of Sterling operates under the Council-Manager form of government. The managerial form of government is available to all municipalities under 500,000 in population.
Get information regarding the departments dedicated to keeping the community moving.
Peruse a page designed to help you find elected officials and the most common federal, state, and local government services quickly and easily.
View the Sterling Municipal Code and learn more about the national and international codes which are enforced in the City, as well.
Locate your perfect job by searching through available employment opportunities.
Learn how to contact our offices and officials.