Download the EyeOnWater App to monitor your water usage and detect leaks 24/7 (for those with the new cellular meters only). The Village Public Works – Water Department is in the process of changing the aged radio read meters for the new cellular meters. This technology gives up to date information 24/7. See link above for instructions to create your account. For more information contact the Village Office at 815-335-2020 during regular business hours.
New residents must contact the Village Office, 108 West Main Street, and fill out a Utility Service Application form in the presence of a Village staff member (Identity Theft Prevention Program) during regular business hours, Monday – Thursday, 8:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m. Please provide a copy of an ID and your closing statement.
The Village of Winnebago reached an agreement with the Rock River Water Reclamation District (the District) in December 2011 for them to completely take over our sewer system. The agreed upon take over date is February 6, 2012. The District will take over billing for sewer usage on March 1, 2012. The District bills on a quarterly basis so your first sewer bill they generate will be after the first of August for the months of March, April, and May. The Village passed Ordinance 12-03 Adopting RRWRD Code of Ordinances
Utility bills are due by the 15th of each month. For after hours convenience a drop box is located on the north side of the Village Office. Please contact the Village Office if your contact information changes, we must have a number to contact residents in case of water related emergencies. Thank you!
The Village of Winnebago has available upon request this year’s Consumer Confidence Report (CCR). The CCR contains basic information on the source(s) of your drinking water, the levels of any contaminates that were detected in the water in 2018, and compliance with other drinking water rules, as well as some educational materials. To obtain a free copy of the report you may pick one up at the Village Office, 108 W. Main Street, Winnebago IL or click on the link below.