Local Government


Park District Approves Upgrades

Several new upgrades were approved for the park district by the Board of Commissioners at their November meeting.


Leaves Problem Being Addressed

Prophetstown Mayor Steve Swanson announced today that the city's street sweeper has broken down and that is why residents may be seeing more leaves on the streets.


Holiday Lighting Hung

The Prophetstown Public Works Department has been busy over the past week hanging the holiday lights from the buildings on Main Street. 


Fire District Expansion Downsized

After many months and meetings, the Prophetstown Fire Protection District appears to have everyone on board for the plans to expand the Prophetstown and Lyndon stations.


New Water Plant Moves Forward

The city took the first step towards the construction of a new water plant at their November meeting by hiring Willett Hofmann and Associates to do the project.


Tampico Council Hears Day Care Options

The Tampico Village Board of Commissioners met in regular session on Tuesday , November 7. Topics included the Tiger Cubbie Day Care, a building code, and internet service. 


Lyndon Initiates Fee; Discusses Veteran's Memorial

A water fee, submission of a loan application for various water projects and a warning about solicitors headlined the November Board of Trustees meeting.


New Water Line Installed

The Prophetstown Public Works Department has completed an extention of a 6 inch water line from Star Road to the Prophetstown Township building on Lyndon Road.


Lyndon Water Issues Discussed

Discussion surrounding the village’s water system was a popular topic during the October meeting of the Lyndon Board of Trustees.


A Nice Feat For The Feet

One thing that makes a walk more enjoyable is being able to just walk, without having to worry about tripping on uneven or broken concrete.




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