When is Village Hall open?

The Village Hall (located at 122 N. Main) is open 8:00 am-4:00 pm Monday through Friday. The number for Village Hall is 217-768-3036. Fax is 217-768-3485

What offices are located in Village Hall?

The following offices are located inside Village Hall: Mayor, Village Clerk, Village Treasurer, Water Clerk  and Police Department.

        Water and Street Superintendent Offices are located at 850 N. Main St.

When are Village Board Meetings held?

Village board meetings are held at 6:30 pm on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at Village Hall. An agenda of the meeting is posted on the front north window of the Village Hall and on our website 48 hours prior to the meeting.

Can I burn trash/yard waste in the Village of Moweaqua?

Burning of trash or yard waste is prohibited in Moweaqua. Brush pick-up and leaf pick-up are provided by the Street Department. A schedule and guidelines are available at the Village Hall.

When are city clean-up days?

The Village holds “Clean-Up Days” in early May, during which dumpsters are available to allow each household to dispose of unwanted items, junk, appliances, etc. (limited to 1 pickup load per household). Dates, restrictions and guidelines are available upon request or click on the event in the Community Calendar for the full list of rules.

What are the guidelines for brush pickup?

What are the guidelines for leaf pickup?

Where can I recycle?

Advanced Disposal is excited to announce that recycling services will be available to all residents within the Moweaqua village limits. The 2018 disposal rate will include trash and recycling services. If you have questions about how to recycle or to request a tote, please contact Advanced Disposal’s customer service office by phone or email.

Phone: 1-800-469-7404

Email: DecaturIL@Advanceddisposal.com

I am interested in conducting business in Moweaqua, who do I contact?

For development and business opportunities please contact the Mayor. 217-768-3036.

Does Moweaqua have a TIF (Tax Increment Financing) district?

You may contact the Village Mayor for questions related to TIF.

What does the Village ordinance say concerning pets?

Residents may own up to 3 dogs or cats (total). Dogs and cats must be registered yearly with the Village Clerk. The cost is $2.00. Proof of current rabies vaccination is required. Dogs must be restrained at all times and may not run at large. Anyone walking a dog must have the dog on a leash and must pick up their dog’s waste. Nuisance barking is not permitted.

How do I obtain a Building Permit?

A building permit application must be obtained from the Village Clerk and approved BEFORE any type of building project is started. This includes building additions, garages, porches, sheds, fences, in-ground pools, driveways, new construction, etc. A fine will be charged for any project started without obtaining a building permit first.

What is the Village ordinance regarding Electric/Gas Non-Highway Vehicles?

The Village of Moweaqua does have an ordinance to allow Electric/Gas Non-Highway vehicles to operate on village roadways. You can obtain an application from the Village Clerk. The vehicle will need to be inspected, and the cost is $25. Registration is due annually.

What details can you provide regarding my water & sewer service?

A $100.00 deposit must be paid on all new accounts. The deposit may be refunded to OWNERS after 12 consecutive months of timely payments. For renters, the deposit is retained until they move. Water bills are mailed at the beginning of the month and payment is due by the 15th.

Who do I call with questions concerning the Park District?

The Park Board of Moweaqua consists of the following board members: Mike Seitz (President), Louis Jordan (trustee), Mark Jostes (trustee), and Lola Allen (secretary). The Park Board meets monthly on the last Tuesday of each month at 5:30pm at Village Hall. These meetings are open to the public. You may contact any board member with questions.

Who do I call with questions concerning the Moweaqua Veterans Memorial/Tree Park?

The Moweaqua Veterans Memorial/Tree Park Board members are: Mischelle Davis, Beth Hawn, John Heck,  Matt Sanders, Ken McLeod, Brad Sams and Boomer Neece. You may contact any board member with questions.

Are there any Facebook groups for Moweaqua?

Yes, they are: Moweaqua Friends, Moweaqua Area Small Business Services, Moweaqua Community Friends, Moweaqua Favorite Recipes, and Moweaqua Area Items for Sale

Frequently Requested Phone Numbers

Village Hall/ Water Dept         1-217-768-3036
Ameren Illinois                          1-800-755-5000
NewWave Communications    1-888-863-9928
Advanced Disposal                    1-217-429-0020
Frontier Communications       1-217-768-9010

Frequently Requested Websites

Moweaqua Golf Course

Lake Shelbyville

Moweaqua Public Library

CAM School District

Willow Ridge Winery

Shelby County Crimestoppers

Christian County Crimestoppers

llinois State Police

Illinois Secretary of State (Driver’s License Info)