City of Sterling, Illinois

Pay Your Utility Bill Here

To pay your utility bill online or for all other utility billing questions, click here. Online bill pay will be down for updates on Monday 11/23/15 5:00pm to 12:00am.

Snow Season is Here

Please be prepared for snow season by brushing up on Sterling's snow emergency policies.

Snow Emergency

The City of Sterling has declared that a Snow Emergency will be in effect commencing as follows: Friday, November 20th, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

Sterling Municipal Codes

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

Features & Events

  • Seasonal Sights and Sounds

    Seasonal Sights and Sounds

    Downtown Christmans Walk Friday, November 20th at 5pm. Tree lighting and a surprise at 7PM at the Library Plaza
  • City Council Agenda

    City Council Agenda

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

    Community Calendar

    To find events or add your event to the community calendar, visit the Sauk Valley Chamber of Commerce website.
  • Call 811 for JULIE

    Call 811 for JULIE

    Illinois state law requires that you call JULIE before you dig.