Civic Engagement

Civic Engagement

NAACP President Doc Patterson shakes the hand of Galesburg Police Sgt. Dan Hostens during an NAACP Twilight Vigil on the steps of City Hall.

 
Quality of Life

Quality of Life

A wide variety of parks and recreational programs provide residents with opportunities to pursue active and healthy lifestyles.

 
Giving Back

Giving Back

City of Galesburg employees hold several fundraisers throughout the year to support Relay for Life.

 
Utility Bill ePay & eStatements

Utility Bill ePay & eStatements

Simplify with online utility payments. Reoccurring auto-pay, e-statements, and online payments are all available.

 
City Council

City Council

Galesburg City Council holds regular meetings the first and third Monday of each month. Watch the meetings live on the City website or on Comcast channel 7.

 
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News & Announcements

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12/5/2016 2:47:00 PM
Mortgage Assistance Opportunity through IL Housing Development Authority
The Illinois Housing Development Authority has announced a source of assistance available to homeowners burdened with underwater mortgages.
 
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12/5/2016 10:00:00 AM
Winter Parking Guidelines: Parking on streets prohibited if snow emergency announced
Citizens are reminded that an automatic parking prohibition will take effect on all city streets if snow accumulation reaches two inches. Cars parked on...
 
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12/2/2016 9:19:00 AM
Notice of Proposed Property Tax Increase for City of Galesburg, Illinois
A public hearing to approve a proposed property tax levy increase for City of Galesburg, Illinois for 2016 will be held on Monday, December 19, 2016 at...
 
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11/28/2016 9:00:00 AM
Weekly Yard Waste Collection Ends
The weekly collection of yard waste will end on November 30th. Yard waste is only collected monthly during the winter months of December, January and February....
 
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11/17/2016 2:52:00 PM
Bunker Links Golf Course Final Days of 2016
Bunker Links Golf Course will be open through Thursday, December 15th, 2016. On December 16th the golf course will close for the season. The golf course...
 
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Local Events

Calendar

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Dec
12
Liquor Advisory Commission 12/12/2016
Event's details
December 12, 2016
Time:04:30 PM - 05:30 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Liquor Advisory Commission and is open to the public. The agenda will be posted at least two days before the meeting and view-able by clicking on Agendas and Minutes link on the homepage or under Our Government Tab.
 
(04:30 PM - 05:30 PM)
 
Dec
12
Tree Commission Meeting 12/12/2016
Event's details
December 12, 2016
Time:05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Location: Erickson Conference Room, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Tree Commission and is open to the public.
 
(05:30 PM - 06:30 PM)
 
Dec
15
Emergency Telephone Systems Board Meeting-Rescheduled for 12/16/2016
Event's details
December 15, 2016
Time:09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Public Safety Building, Galesburg, IL -IL

The regular meeting of the Emergency Telephone Systems Board (E.T.S.B.) has been rescheduled and will take place on Friday, December 16, 2016 at 10 a.m. This meeting is open to the public.
 
(09:00 AM - 10:00 AM)
 
Dec
16
Emergency Telephone Systems Board Meeting 12/16/2016
Event's details
December 16, 2016
Time:10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Public Safety Building, Galesburg, IL -IL

A regular scheduled meeting of the Emergency Telephone Systems Board will be held on Friday, December 16, 2016 at 10 a.m. and is open to the public.
 
(10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
 
Dec
19
City Council Meeting 12/19/2016
Event's details
December 19, 2016
Time:06:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Galesburg City Council and is open to the public. Watch the meeting live on the City website's streaming video link or on Comcast channel 7.
 
(06:30 PM - 10:30 PM)
 
Dec
19
Board of Fire and Police Commission Meeting 12/19/2016
Event's details
December 19, 2016
Time:10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Fire and Police Commission and is open to the public.
 
(10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
 
Dec
20
Facade Advisory Committee 12-20-16
Event's details
December 20, 2016
Time:09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is the regular meeting of the Facade Advisory Committee and open to the public.
 
(09:30 AM - 10:30 AM)
 
Dec
20
Planning and Zoning Commission 12-20-16
Event's details
December 20, 2016
Time:07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is the regular meeting of the Planning and Zoning Commission and open to the public.
 
(07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
 
Dec
22
Lifeguard Training Class - Winter Break Session
Event's details
December 22, 2016-December 29, 2016
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Time:09:00 AM - 06:30 PM
Lifeguard Training Class - Winter Break Session will be held at Hawthorne Pool starting on December 22, 2016. The fee is $188.00 per participant. Must be 15 years old to take class.
 
(09:00 AM - 06:30 PM)
 
Dec
23
Lifeguard Training Class - Winter Break Session
Event's details
December 22, 2016-December 29, 2016
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Time:09:00 AM - 06:30 PM
Lifeguard Training Class - Winter Break Session will be held at Hawthorne Pool starting on December 22, 2016. The fee is $188.00 per participant. Must be 15 years old to take class.
 
(09:00 AM - 06:30 PM)
 
Dec
24
Lifeguard Training Class - Winter Break Session
Event's details
December 22, 2016-December 29, 2016
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Time:09:00 AM - 06:30 PM
Lifeguard Training Class - Winter Break Session will be held at Hawthorne Pool starting on December 22, 2016. The fee is $188.00 per participant. Must be 15 years old to take class.
 
(09:00 AM - 06:30 PM)
 
Dec
25
Lifeguard Training Class - Winter Break Session
Event's details
December 22, 2016-December 29, 2016
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Time:09:00 AM - 06:30 PM
Lifeguard Training Class - Winter Break Session will be held at Hawthorne Pool starting on December 22, 2016. The fee is $188.00 per participant. Must be 15 years old to take class.
 
(09:00 AM - 06:30 PM)
 
Dec
26
2% Foreign Fire Board 12/26/2016
Event's details
December 26, 2016
Time:06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Location: Public Safety Building, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the 2% Foreign Fire Board and is open to the public.
 
(06:00 PM - 07:00 PM)
 
Dec
26
City Holiday
Event's details
December 26, 2016
Time:08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Due to the Holiday, City Hal will be closed.
 
(08:00 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
Dec
26
Lifeguard Training Class - Winter Break Session
Event's details
December 22, 2016-December 29, 2016
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Time:09:00 AM - 06:30 PM
Lifeguard Training Class - Winter Break Session will be held at Hawthorne Pool starting on December 22, 2016. The fee is $188.00 per participant. Must be 15 years old to take class.
 
(09:00 AM - 06:30 PM)
 
Dec
27
Lifeguard Training Class - Winter Break Session
Event's details
December 22, 2016-December 29, 2016
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Time:09:00 AM - 06:30 PM
Lifeguard Training Class - Winter Break Session will be held at Hawthorne Pool starting on December 22, 2016. The fee is $188.00 per participant. Must be 15 years old to take class.
 
(09:00 AM - 06:30 PM)
 
Dec
27
Lifeguard Training Review Class - Winter Break 2016
Event's details
December 27, 2016
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Time:08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
The Lifeguard Training Review Class is for current certified lifeguards only. Participants must bring copies of certifications to the review. Class fee is $85.00 for full re-certification. Participants will not be registered until paid.
 
(08:00 AM - 05:00 PM)
 
Dec
28
Lifeguard Training Class - Winter Break Session
Event's details
December 22, 2016-December 29, 2016
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Time:09:00 AM - 06:30 PM
Lifeguard Training Class - Winter Break Session will be held at Hawthorne Pool starting on December 22, 2016. The fee is $188.00 per participant. Must be 15 years old to take class.
 
(09:00 AM - 06:30 PM)
 
Dec
29
January Learn To Swim Registration
Event's details
December 29, 2016
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Time:05:00 PM - 06:30 PM
Registration for the January Session of the Learn To Swim lessons will take place at Hawthorne Pool on Thursday, December 29, 2016 from 5:00-6:30 p.m. Call the Parks and Recreation Department at 309/345-3683 for more information.
 
(05:00 PM - 06:30 PM)
 
Dec
29
Lifeguard Training Class - Winter Break Session
Event's details
December 22, 2016-December 29, 2016
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Time:09:00 AM - 06:30 PM
Lifeguard Training Class - Winter Break Session will be held at Hawthorne Pool starting on December 22, 2016. The fee is $188.00 per participant. Must be 15 years old to take class.
 
(09:00 AM - 06:30 PM)
 
Jan
03
Facade Advisory Committee 01/03/2017
Event's details
January 03, 2017
Time:09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: 55 W Tompkins Street, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is the regular meeting of the Facade Advisory Committee and open to the public.
 
(09:30 AM - 10:30 AM)
 
Jan
03
Landmark Commission 01/03/2017
Event's details
January 03, 2017
Time:06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is the regular meeting of the Landmark Commission and open to the public.
 
(06:30 PM - 07:30 PM)
 
Jan
03
City Council Meeting 01/03/2017
Event's details
January 03, 2017
Time:06:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location: City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Galesburg City Council and is open to the public. Watch the meeting live on the City website's streaming video link or on Comcast channel 7.
 
(06:30 PM - 10:30 PM)
 
Jan
09
Tree Commission Meeting 01/09/2017
Event's details
January 09, 2017
Time:05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Location: 1st floor of City Hall, Galesburg, IL -IL

This is a regular meeting of the Tree Commission and is open to the public.
 
(05:30 PM - 06:30 PM)
 

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