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NOTICE is hereby given that the Village of Pecatonica, Illinois will hold a Public Hearing on July 16, 2024, at 5:45 p.m. at the Village of Pecatonica Village Hall, 405 Main Street, Pecatonica, Illinois 61063 to consider the Village’s Appropriation Ordinance for Fiscal Year Beginning May 1, 2024 and Ending April 30, 2025.

The Appropriations Ordinance is available for public inspection at the Pecatonica Village Clerk’s Office located at Pecatonica Village Hall, 405 Main Street, Pecatonica, Illinois;  Monday through Friday  during customary Village Hall office hours.

The Village Board of Trustees meeting will convene at 6:00 p.m.  July 16, 2024, where the Fiscal Year 2024-2025 Appropriation Ordinance will be presented and approved.

Members of the public are invited to attend this public hearing, at which time an opportunity will be given to address the members of the Village Board.

Darla Stram

Pecatonica Interim Village Clerk

Attention  Residents,

Yard Waste Pick-up to begin on Wednesday April 10, 2024.

Attention  Business Owners,

The Village is working on building a new website and we would like to have a complete listing of businesses within the Village displayed.  This is a great way to reach people and promote your business. Please complete the attached form and return it to Village Hall or email to [email protected] .  If you have any questions please feel free to contact me at 815-239-2310.

Business Registration form

Click the link below to view the March Newsletter

March 2024

You can drop off any of the accepted items during business hours of 8:00am and 4:30pm.
Accepted: Unused or expired prescription medication
(Including Schedule II-V controlled Substances)
Not Accepted: Liquids, Herbal Remedies, Vitamins, Supplement, Cosmetics, Other Personal Care Products, Empty Medical Devices, Batteries, Sharps, Mercury-Containing Thermometers, And Illicit-Drugs.
Return Your Unused Prescription Medications Here and Help Protect Your Family, Your Community and Our Water Supply.

Attention UTV owner's as of May 1, 2024 you are required to renew your sticker and have the UTV re-inspected with the Pec PD. The fee is $50.00 for renewal. New Registration is $75.00 if you would like to register. Contact the Police Department at 815-239-1600.  The fee must be paid prior to having the Police Department inspect the vehicle.  Please click the link below for the application.

UTV Permit Application

Required Equipment Checklist

  • Steering Apparatus (Wheel, handlebars or factory installed equipment)
  • Except for All Terrain Vehicles, Seat belts are required for each passenger
  • Tires and /or approved tracks
  • Turn Signals- front and rear
  • Rear-view Mirror
  • Brakes and Brake Lights on rear
  • Headlights-emit white light visible from at least 500 feet
  • Taillights-emit red light visible from at least 100 feet
  • standard factory exhaust
  • Approved "slow moving vehicle" emblem attached to the rear as required by Section 12-709 of the Illinois Vehicle Code

Attention Resident, Event Planners and Community Groups- If you are planning an event that requires a Street Closure you must complete the street closure form ( available at Village Hall) and present your planned event information to the Economic Development Committee 60 days prior to your event. Please contact Village Hall with any questions 815-239-2310.

Please click the link below to view Street Closure forms

Street Closure Application

Posted March 22, 2023

Please click the link below to view the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency

Project Summary and Preliminary Environmental Impacts Determination



Posted May 23, 2022

Attention Residents-  Please click the link below to view the Consumer Confidence Report.

2022 CCR Report


Attention Residents- Just a reminder that you are required to apply for building permits through the village when having work done to your home.  Please click on forms and select building permit to print the form or contact Village hall at 815-239-2310 with any questions.  Completed forms can be emailed to [email protected] and payment can be made over the phone or through our drop box.

Attention Residents-

To view Winnebago County Prevailing Wage Information click the link below

Prevailing Wage


Attention Residents- The Economic Development Committee has taken over the Flag Program in Pecatonica which displays flags along Main Street on special days such as Memorial Day, Veterans Day, and Flag Day.  If you are interested in purchasing a honorary/memorial flag to be added to the display.  Please complete the form and return it to Village Hall.

Flag Program


Bill Payment Options

Attention Residents-  The Village now offers additional ways to pay your utility billing.  We can accept Credit/Debit cards in our office and you can now go online and pay through PSN Please click the link below to get started.