On behalf of the City of Fulton, I am happy to welcome you as a new member of our community. You will find our city filled with sincere, friendly people, and progressive merchants who will assist you with your needs. I hope you will be happy in your new surroundings and if there is any way in which the city administration can serve you, please feel welcome to call on us.
Mayor of Fulton
415 11th Avenue
City Hall Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 am - 4 pm
- You may pay your water bill at anytime by using the drop box located on the west side of the building or use the form below to begin automatic deduction.
We will be going “green” by publishing our annual water quality report on our city’s website. Our current report is now available for viewing.
Click here to gain quick access to this report: Quality_Water_Report_2018.pdf
If you have any questions about this report, please contact Fulton City Hall at 815.589.2616
Automatic Deduction Form
This form is for individuals who want to have their utility bill automatically deducted from their checking account. Applicants may download this form but they must drop it off in person to city hall.
The following are the building permit instructions and application forms.
Fulton Building Permit Instructions & Forms:
City Hall will be closed the following days in observance of legal holidays in 2019:
- President's Day Feb. 18
- Good Friday Apr. 19
- Memorial Day May 27
- Independence Day Jul 4
- Labor Day Sept. 2
- Thanksgiving Nov. 28 & 29
- Christmas Eve Dec. 24
- Christmas Day Dec. 25
Fulton Police Department
415 11th Avenue
Fulton Fire Department & EMS
1802 16th Avenue
Garbage, Recycling, and Yard Waste
Garbage Pick Up: Every Wednesday. All refuse should be at the curb by 6:00 A.M. See link above for refuse guidelines. Recycling: New and/or replacement recycling bins can be purchased at Fulton City Hall, 415 11th Avenue, for $12. The recycling bin can be placed outside with your regularly scheduled garbage pick up. See link above for refuse guidelines.
Bulky Waste Items: With just a quick call to Moring Disposal, you can arrange to have just about anything picked up - old furniture, appliances, bikes, etc. Contact Moring Disposal at 815-938-3602 or www.moringdisposal.com
Hazardous Material Disposal: Learn how to dispose of anything and everything by downloading this pdf form (68 KB) .
Yard Waste Pick Up: This program is available every Tuesday starting the first week of April and running through the month of November. All homes within the City, with the exception of a few condominiums and apartment complexes, are eligible for the landscape waste program. See link above for refuse guidelines.
Yard Waste Pick-Up Schedule:
- April through October, Tuesdays
- November, Tuesday and Fridays
- Every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday 6am-6pm
- Paper and yard waste only, no garbage.
- Burn Barrels are not allowed.
Illinois Voting Requirements
Illinois voting registration is required 28 days prior to an election. Fulton locations you are able to register:
1404 14th Avenue
Whiteside County Courthouse
County Clerk's Office
200 E. Knox Street
Morrison, IL 61270
Department of Motorized Vehicles / Driver's License Department
Chadwick, IL (815) 684-5156
Sterling, IL (815) 626-2825
NOTE: No offices are open on Monday. Illinois license required within 30 days of residence.
Dog & Cat License
Animal Control Division
2350 W. Lynn Blvd.
Water, Sewer, Garbage & Recycling
City of Fulton
Jo Carroll Energy
Cable TV & Internet
Com Ed (Commonwealth Edison)
- Non-emergency calls 1-800-334-7661
- To report street light outages, visit www.ComEd.com, click on Customer Service and follow links on the web page.
- For new electric service call 1-866-639-3532.
- To subscribe to outage alerts text, ADD OUTAGE to 26633. To report an outage text OUT to 26633.
- By visiting www.ComEd.com you can learn more about their mobile ap, outage map, and social media resources.
Fulton Journal (weekly)
Clinton Herald (daily)
Medical - Health
Fulton Family Health Clinic/Medical Associates
Fulton Dental Associates
Schmaling Memorial Public Library
501 10th Avenue, Fulton, IL 61252
River Bend Community Unit School District #2
Unity Christian School
Welcome Bags at City Hall (815-589-2616) or the Tourism Office (815-589-3925) located at City Hall.