Georgetown IL

If you are paying your waterbill after 4:30 on the day before shut-off, you will need to add the $40 to your bill to avoid your water being shut-off


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City Hall Lobby is OPEN! M-F 8:30-4:30.



The Administration Department is responsible for the day-to-day business of the City including personnel, insurance, government reporting, and accounting as well as the administration of the City's water utility. The Administrative staff is available to help you with a variety of issues.

          Monday through Friday Between the hours: 8:30 - 4:30pm. 

Our office is located in: City Hall

 208 S. Walnut St.

 Georgetown, IL 61846

Phone number: 217-662-2525 or Fax number: 217-662-2358


Ruth Howard, Office Assistant and Water Administrative Specialist

Tonya Hundley-  Office Admin/HR Clerk/Payroll

Sheree Hall, Part-time Office Clerk

Vicki Blue, Part-time Office Clerk



The City Treasurer, Amy Cavanaugh, is the custodian of all monies belonging to the municipality.  The treasurer issues receipts for money received into the city treasury and pays out money on warrants approved by the city council. The treasurer keeps accurate records of receipts and disbursements and makes them readily available to the mayor or city council. The treasurer provides a monthly report to the city council and submits a year-end report to the City Clerk at the close of the fiscal year. 


Fiscal Year


The fiscal year for the City of Georgetown begins May 1st and ends April 30th of the following year. A budget for the City is reviewed and established by the City Council for each department prior to the beginning of each fiscal year. The budget process usually begins in the first quarter of the year, to be approved in April.


Holidays Observed by the City of Georgetown


  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Presidents' Day
  • Good Friday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Day after Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year's Eve


Grandparent Fraud

Vermilion County Animal Control

For all Animal issues please contact Vermilion County Animal Control at (217) 431-2660

Georgetown Dam

For: Yard Waste ONLY

Gates will be open on
Wednesdays 8:00am-2:00pm

and on the first and third weekends
of each month from

8:00am Friday - 8:00am Monday

Have any unwanted electronic items?

Click on the link below for details on recycling or donating.

Local Recycling Vendors



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