Public Hearing on CDBG CAPER Scheduled for June 24

A Public Hearing will be held before the City Council on June 24, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. in the DeKalb Municipal Building – Second Floor Council Chambers, 200 South Fourth Street, DeKalb, Illinois, to receive public input...

Looking Inside Out: An Introduction to Indoor Air Quality

On Thursday, June 6, at 5:10 P.M., the City of DeKalb Citizens’ Environmental Commission will sponsor a presentation on major sources of indoor air pollution. The presentation will be held in the City of DeKalb Council Chambers at 200 South Fourth Street.

City of DeKalb Exploring Relocation of City Hall

The DeKalb Park District and the City of DeKalb announced that the City Council is interested in relocating “city hall” to the Park District’s downtown property at 164 E. Lincoln Highway.

2019 Paint-A-Plug Program

Spring appears to have finally descended upon the northern Illinois region, and with the season's arrival, the City of DeKalb is refreshing its Paint-A-Plug fire hydrant art program.

2019 CDBG Proposed Annual Action Plan

The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) is a federally funded program intended to increase affordable housing, and community and economic opportunities for low- and moderate-income residents of the City of DeKalb...

Greek Housing Fire Safety Act

The Illinois General Assembly enacted the Greek Housing Fire Safety Act (110 ILCS 130/1), which mandates all properties housing Greek Organizations be outfitted with a full, automatic fire sprinkler system by January 1, 2019.

DeKalb to Honor Hometown Heroes

In a partnership between the City of DeKalb and the DeKalb American Legion Post 66, a new salute to current service members and veterans will be created. The project is called "DeKalb Hometown Hero."

Ward 4 & Ward 6 Meeting - April 1, 2019

The public is invited to join Fourth Ward Alderman Pat Fagan and Sixth Ward Alderman Mike Verbic for a joint meeting to discuss any concerns or issues within the Fourth and Sixth Wards, or in DeKalb.

Curbside Yard Waste Pickup Resumes April 1st

Lakeshore Recycling Systems (LRS) will resume landscape waste collections on your regularly scheduled pickup day beginning April 1.

Oversized Vehicle Restrictions

Beginning March 14, 2019, at 12:01 A.M. the City of DeKalb will prohibit over-sized vehicles from traveling on specific roads.