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Welcome to the City of Fairbury, Illinois

Fairbury…Where our history provides a vision for the future

201 W. Locust Street, PO Box 228, Fairbury, IL 61739 • 815.692.2743
Fax 815.692.3428 • www.cityoffairbury.com

David Slagel, Mayor  •  Brett Ashburn, City Superintendent • 

Dale Diller, City Treasurer 

City Clerk Alexandria Reis •  Robert McCormick, Chief of Police 


Click the link below for area attractions 




Garbage pickup schedule for the remainder of 2022
Pickup Schedule 2022




Garbage and recycling information from GFL

GFL Information.pdf Pg 1        GFL Information.pdf Pg 2



The City of Fairbury is accepting applications for part-time employment with the City’s Water Department.  This position covers shifts on weekends, holidays and various other shifts during the week, as needed.  This position operates the plant in an efficient manner according to shift duties which include but not limited to,

Lifting 50lb bags
Cleaning work areas
Monitoring equipment
Climb up and down stairs multiple times

Applications can be downloaded here or picked up at City Hall, Monday thru Friday, 8:30 a.m. thru 4 p.m.  Applications may be dropped off at City Hall or emailed to clerk@cityoffairbury.com



Public comment at an open meeting is governed by Chapter 2, section .07 of the municipal code of the City of Fairbury.  Section .07 may be viewed here 07 RULES OF ORDER


To reserve a shelter at North Park or Marsh Park, please call Larry Ray at 815.674.3660




To make a one-time payment, please click here


City Hall is open Monday thru Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  We may be reached at 815.692.2743

To reach your aldermen, http://ww2.cityoffairbury.com/wp/?page_id=74

To file a FOIA request, foia@cityoffairbury.com

To reach Mayor, dslagel@cityoffairbury.com

To reach City Treasurer, treasurer@cityoffairbury.com

To reach City Superintendent, bashburn@cityoffairbury.com

To reach City Clerk, clerk@cityoffairbury.com 

To reach Utility Billing Clerk, ubclerk@cityoffairbury.com

To reach Chief of Police, rmccormick@cityoffairbury.com

Street Department, 815.692.3812, streets@cityoffairbury.com

Sewer Department, 815.692.2911, sewer@cityoffairbury.com

Water Department, 815.692.2033, water@cityoffairbury.com

Police Department, 815.692.3347, police@cityoffairbury.com


“Whatever you are, be a good one.” ― Abraham Lincoln