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Although the city office drive through is closed due to roof repairs, the office is still open from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm Monday through Friday to accept payments.
Utility bills are still due on or before October 31, 2019 to avoid penalties. You can walk up to drive through and place payment in drop box on west side of building, come inside during office hours, or pay online.
We apologize for the inconvenience, but appreciate your patience while repairs are being made and our parking lot and drive through are cleaned up.
Hosting a monster bash this #Halloween?
Offer plenty of snacks and non-alcoholic drinks for your designated drivers.
Please be safe this Halloween season.
A boil order has been issued for the following areas:
All apartments at 13550 State Route 4
13560 State Route 4
On 7th Street from Trojan Road going north
On 7th Street from Senseney Rd. to Route 4
All of Santa Fe
All of Chisholm Rd
All of Conestoga Dr
Once the boil order has been lifted, customers will be notified via phone, city facebook page, and on this website. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the city office at 217-438-6151.
The City of Auburn will be flushing fire hydrants in October.
The week of October 14-18, 2019 we will be flushing the east side of town.
The week of October 21-25 we will be flushing the west side of town.
City Wide Clean Up Day
Saturday, October 5, 2019
7 am to 11 am
Lost Caboose, located on Van Buren Street behind Trinity Lutheran Church parking lot.
This is just for City of Auburn residents and identification will be required upon drop off. There will be a $20.00 fee per load or $10 single item fee to drop off any items.
Please see attached photo of items that are NOT Allowed to be dropped off and will not be accepted in the city wide clean up day.
Should anyone have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the city office at 217-438-6151.
The City of Auburn will host an electronic recycling event on Saturday, September 28, 2019 from 9 am to 12 pm on the city square. Please see list below of those items that may have a cost associated to recycle and those that are FREE to recycle at the event. If you have any questions at all, please do not hesitate to contact the city office at 217-438-6151.
Recycling with a fee:
These items include:
CRT Monitors – $10
CRT Televisions – $20
Flat-screen Televisions – $20
Projection Televisions – $40
Console Television – $40
Battery Backups and Un-interruptable Power Supplies (UPS)
Christmas tree lights
Computer Peripherals (keyboards, mice, etc.)
Networking Equipment and Cables
Point of Sale Equipment
Power and Accessory Cables
Power Tools (including batteries)
Printers (for large, office printers please contact your local store)
Satellite and Cable Equipment
Surge Suppressors and Power Strips
Telephones (including PBX equipment)
Video Game Consoles
The City of Auburn will hold a public hearing to discuss its intentions to complete water system improvements and to provide the public with the opportunity to present comments. The project consists of:
- Replacement of existing water mains, valves, hydrants, and appurtenances
- Back-up connection to the Otter Lake Water Commission
- New water and gas meter reading system
- Control system upgrades
TIME: 7:00 P.M.
DATE: September 4, 2019
PLACE: City Council Chambers
Auburn City Hall
324 West Jefferson Street
Auburn, IL 62615
Information related to the proposed water improvements consisting of a Water System Facility Plan prepared by Benton & Associates, Inc., consulting engineers, and the Preliminary Environmental Impacts Determination prepared by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) are available for review in the City Clerk’s office at City Hall. There will be a 10-day comment period subsequent to the public hearing to receive comments from interested and affected parties. Comments may be submitted to the City Clerk’s office or the IEPA. This public hearing is part of the requirements in which the City must comply with in order to qualify for a low interest loan from IEPA Public Water Supply Loan Program.
The City of Auburn is now accepting bids to replace the entire roof of the City Municipal Building. Two proposals are sought, one for steel roof replacement, and one for shingled roof replacement. Specifications may be picked up at the City of Auburn Water and Gas Building, 324 West Jefferson Street, Auburn, IL 62615. The bids must be turned in by August 5, 2019 at 12:00 p.m.
The City of Auburn is now accepting bids to replace 6 windows at the City Municipal Building. Specifications may be picked up at the City of Auburn Water and Gas Building, 324 West Jefferson, Auburn, IL 62615. The bids must be turned in by August 5, 2019 by 12:00 pm.