Pekin Public Works
The Pekin Public Works Department is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the City of Pekin's street and water systems. This includes plowing and salting icy and dangerous roads during the winter months and repairing damaged sections and cracks during the summer months. The Street Division also creates the many street, construction and specialty signs throughout the city, as well as monitoring, maintaining and suggesting improvements to Pekin's water system. Also taking care of solid waste such as garbage, recyclables and yard waste.
The Street Operations section manages all the planning and budgeting for the Street Division. Staff inspects new road construction on work zones and street cut ordinances throughout the City.
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
- Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
- President's Day
- Memorial Day
- Independence Day
- Labor Day
- Veteran's Day
- Thanksgiving Day
- Christmas Day
Questions? Please call (309) 477-2325.