CITY OF WATSEKA, IL
A progressive community located in Iroquois County, 90 miles south of Chicago, Watseka, Illinois provides big city convenience in a rural setting.
Watseka’s New City Municipal Center was built in 2009. It now holds the police department offices and City Hall offices. The Current Mayor is Robert Harwood. All City Committee meetings and Council meetings are held in the Council Chambers. The water bills are paid at this location as well as getting any permits that are needed through code enforcement. City Hall is open Monday thru Friday from 7:30 to 4:30
Lakeview Park was built in 2007. I has a ¾ mile walking path around a 5.5 acre stocked fishing area. Lakeview also has a fishing pier. There is a pavilion that was donated by the local Kiwanis club that can be reserved at any time for parties by calling City Hall at 815-432-2711. Lakeview Park also has a skate park, playground equipment and a basketball court.
NO PARKING-SNOW REMOVAL
IT SHALL BE UNLAWFUL TO PARK OR TO LEAVE STANDING ANY VEHICLE ON ANY PUBLIC STREET IN THE CITY AT ANY TIME WITHIN 12 HOURS AFTER A SNOWFALL OF 3 INCHES OR MORE HAS OCCURRED, UNLESS THE SNOW HAS FIRST BEEN PLOWED OR REMOVED FROM SAID STREETS.
Watseka Swimming Pool Survey
Make your opinion know about the Watseka Swimming pool. Follow this link to a survey being conducted by the Watseka Park District. TAKE OUR SURVEY
Ordinance NO. 2418
An Ordinance amending Ordinance No. 2403, Authorizing the issuance of General Obligation Bonds is available as a DOWNLOAD PDF