Department of Public Works

The Department of Public Works is established to manage, maintain, operate, and repair the Village’s infrastructure, facilities, and related assets. These include public streets, private streets where maintenance agreements have been executed, sidewalks, street lighting, signage, traffic controls, storm sewer system, water distribution system, sanitary sewer collector and conveyance system, parkways, municipal buildings, parking lots, and the municipal fleet.


The general divisions of Public Works include the Drinking Water Division, the Sanitary Sewer Division, the Streets & Storm Division, and the Buildings, Grounds & Maintenance Division. Each division has its own daily set of operations and tasks to perform, including emergency tasks and assignments. Each division works hand in hand for the betterment of our community as a whole.

Mission Statement

"To safely and effectively operate and maintain those systems by which the Village of Rockton provides services and infrastructure to its citizens"


Office: 110 East Main St., Rockton, IL 61072 815-624-7600

Shop: 12723 Old River Rd., Rockton, IL 61072 815-624-2800

After-Hours Emergencies: 1-866-598-3484