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Posted on: March 15, 2020

Village of Montgomery Continues Operations, and Reduces in-Person Interactions and Events


Following recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control, the Village of Montgomery will continue operations while implementing several strategies to slow the spread of novel coronavirus COVID-19.

Village facilities to remain operational
Montgomery Village Hall, Montgomery Police Department and Montgomery Public Works Department will all remain operational but will be closed to the public. Following guidelines from state and local officials for workplaces, staff members will be working remotely when possible. All essential Village services are expected to remain operational.

The general public needing to conduct business are asked to call ahead to determine whether business can be conducted by phone.

  • Building Permits and Inspections: (331) 212-9023
  • Police Department: (630) 897-8707
  • Public Works: (630) 896-9241
  • Water Billing: (630) 896-1357

In addition, Village staff who interact with the public have been taking additional steps to ensure the public’s health, including sanitizing surfaces, maintaining wider distance in social situations and using personal protective equipment (PPE) when appropriate.

Most services provided by the Village of Montgomery can be accessed online.

You may pay:

  • Utility bill online at
  • Building Permits by calling (331) 212-9023
  • Police Fines by calling (331) 212-9061


Public Works Customer Service 
In light of the current precautions that are being recommended for preventing the spread of the Coronavirus, the Village will not be scheduling customer service appointments for the next two weeks unless it is an emergency. We will be cancelling all non-emergency appointments that are scheduled at this time as well. This is part of an effort to limit the possibility of spreading the virus, this is not only for the safety and wellbeing of Village employees but also for the residents.

Meetings and event postponements
All Village and outside meetings/activities scheduled at Village Hall have been cancelled until March 31.

Keep Montgomery healthy. 
Montgomery residents are encouraged to take reasonable precautions based on recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and state and local health departments. Those precautions include washing your hands, staying home when you’re sick, disinfecting surfaces, maintaining social distance and avoiding close contact with people who are sick.

For additional guidance and precautions you can take to keep yourself, your family, and the wider community healthy and slow the spread of infection, refer to the

  • ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH | | 24/7 Hotline: 1-800-889-3931

The Village of Montgomery continues to monitor developments and will adjust as necessary. New actions may be triggered by measures taken by Federal or State mandates. Additional information will be shared by the Village of Montgomery and Montgomery Police Department as it become available.

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