Monthly Archive for: ‘April, 2015’

2014 Water Quality Report

The Annual Water Quality Report for the period of January 1 to December 31, 2014 is now available. This report is intended to provide you with important information about your drinking water and the efforts made by the water system to provide safe drinking water. The source of drinking water used by Auburn is purchased surface water from Otter Lake Water Commission.

Download the 2014 Water Quality Report

04/08/2015 Boil Order

The Auburn City Utility Department will be g a fire hydrant on Wednesday, April 8, 2015; Effected areas will be:

11th St between Washington and Maple
10th St between Adams and Maple
Maple St between 11th and 9th
Washington St between 11th and 9th

Water will be turned off for Approximately 4 hours beginning at 9 AM. A boil order will be in effect for this area once pressure is restored. The water test results may take 2 to 3 days to receive.

A boil order means that residents in the affected area are advised to boil their water for three (3) to five (5) minutes prior to drinking or cooking with it. This is a precautionary measure for residents’ protection.

The Auburn Sesquicentennial is Coming


Friday and Saturday April 17-18, 2015 –Auburn City Wide Garage Sales, Sponsored by Auburn Activities Committee.

Saturday April 18, 2015 – 1:00 p.m. – Grave Marking Ceremony for Revolutionary War Patriot Jacob Henry Shutt at Wimmer Cemetery in Auburn, IL. Sponsored by Captain William Penny Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution. Reception to follow at Auburn United Methodist Church 14100 IL Route 4, Auburn. RSVP to JoAnn Davis 217-483-4968

Saturday May 9th, 2015 –Crystal’s Army 5K Race 7:00 Registration 8:00 Start at East (Union) Park in Auburn. Kids 8-12 Free. Organized by Ryan Molohon 217-414-8500

Monday May 25, 2015 @8:30 a.m. on Auburn Square – Patriotic Walk to Auburn Cemetery for VFW/American Legion annual program. Participants are asked to dress in period clothing. Barb Stamer 217-341-8020

Friday and Saturday June 13-14 – Historic Route 66 Blue Carpet Corridor Events tba

Friday June 26, 2015 Zip Code Day – Events all day and evening. sponsored by Auburn Activities Committee. Evening event All Class Auburn Gingerbread House Reunion 7:00 p.m. on City Square.