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Utilities

Natural Gas

Gas services are provided by MidAmerican Energy.


Power

Gas services are provided by MidAmerican Energy.


Sewer

Sewer services are provided by the Village of Rapids City and is pumped to the City of East Moline for treatment.

Cost: The minimum charge per month for sewer is $35.00 for the first 2,000 gallons and $5.75 per thousand gallons after the first 2,000 gallons. Statements are sent by the 7th of each month payments are due in the Village Office by the last day of same month. Payments may be made at the Village Office during regular business hours, by mail or by using the drop slot provided, for your convenience, at the Village Hall. Slot is located to the left of the Village Hall main entrance.

Sewer Issues: If a resident has sewer issues, they are to contact the Village Hall immediately at 309-496-2321 during regular business hours from 9am to 4pm, Monday thru Friday. If after hours contact the non-emergency police at 496-9123 or 755-4524. The police will contact village personnel.


Water

Water services are provided by the Village of Rapids City.

Cost: The minimum charge per month for water is $25.00 for the first 2,000 gallons, $2.15 per thousand gallons for the next 23,000 gallons, $1.95 per thousand gallons for the next 25,000 gallons, and $1.85 per thousand over 50,000 gallons. The minimum charge per month for sewer is $35.00 for the first 2,000 gallons and $5.75 per thousand gallons after the first 2,000 gallons.

Payment: Water meters are read once a month during the last two days of the current month or the first two days of the next month. You will be billed each month for the previous month's usage. There is a $100.00 deposit required on all accounts receiving water and/or sewer.

Water Quality: View the Villages newest water quality report here.


Garbage & Recycling

Garbage and recycling services are provided by Allied Waste.

Garbage: The Village of Rapids City contracts with Allied Waste for this service. All Rapids City residents will have their garbage picked up by Allied Waste. The following rates and rules apply: The rate for garbage pickup is $12.00 per month, covering curbside recycling every other week and monthly large item pick up and administrative costs. The cost of this service is billed on your water/sewer bill or separately for those without village water or sewer. Charges are for the past month's service as are water and sewer. Garbage is picked up after 7:00 a.m. on Friday of each week. There is a large item pickup the first Friday of every month. In the event of a holiday, garbage will be picked up on Saturday.

Recycling: will be picked up every other week. Recycling schedules can be picked up at the village office. Recycling is strongly recommended but not mandatory at this time. We encourage all residents to participate in the recycling learning process. It is predicted recycling will be mandatory in Rock Island County at a later date. The cost of recycling is included in the garbage rate, whether you choose to recycle or not. A recycling bin is provided to each household by Allied Waste. Allied Waste can be reached at 563-332-0050.

Waste Calendar (PDF)


TV

TV services are provided by Mediacom, Dish Network, and Directv.


Phone

Phone services are provided by Mediacom and Frontier.


Internet

Internet services are provided by Mediacom and Frontier.

News and Events

Village Board Meetings
2nd Tuesday of every month
7 P.M., Rapids City Village Hall

Next Meeting Agenda

We now have a "Little Library" located at 730-17th Street, alongside of the maintenance shop. This is a take and leave books. It was donated by the Rotary Club. Please take advantage of this awesome new addition to our community!

Your Annual Water Quality Report is now available at the Illinois Rural Water Association. This report contains important information about the source and quality of your drinking water. To speak with someone about this report or to have a copy of it mailed to you, please call (309) 496-2321.

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