Public Works

The Pekin Public Works Department is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the City of Pekin's solid waste collection, street and wastewater systems. This includes plowing and salting icy and dangerous roads during the winter months and repairing damaged sections and cracks during the summer months. 


Garbage, Recycling & Yard Waste

The City of Pekin provides quality service to dispose of your garbage, recycling goods and yard waste. Garbage, Recycling and Yard waste runs a day late when the City is closed for the following holidays:

No Garbage Pick-up on these holidays:

  • New Year's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

Questions? Please call (309) 477-2325.