City of Marquette Heights
"The City of Pride"
 715 Lincoln Road - Marquette Heights, Illinois 61554
(309) 382-3455

Water service is provided to the city's residents by a city owned and operated water works. Water bills are sent every month and can be paid by sending payment to City of Marquette Heights, by paying at the City Hall, automatic debit or by paying online. The phone number is 382-3455 and the hours are 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday-Friday.
Pay by the last day of the month to avoid disconnection on the first (1st) of every month.

Water Department
Water Works Documents
Public Works Director: David Ghidina
Phone:382-3455

Water Department Services

- Water Tap-ins for New Service
- New Service Permits
- Water Production
- Water Distribution
- Water Quality Maintenance
- Water Main Repair
- Boil Order Issuance


Plumbing Problems 

If you have plumbing problems, please call the office at 382-3455 and request the service at your residence to be shut off while repairs are being made.




**** Please give 24 hours notice for the disruption of service for repair. Emergency water problems after 5 pm, please call TAZ-COM at 382-3404.
Meters/Fees/Charges
Deduct Meter - $100 
Application Deposit
     - Renters  $100.00
     - Home Owners  $50.00

Late Fees - $25.00
Shut OFF- $25.00
After Hour Charges may Apply : Call Office for Question and Concerns
Pay by the last day of the month to avoid disconnection on the first (1st) of every month.


WATER/SEWER PAY BILL
 ONLINE
Leak Suspected
​Locate water meter and write downt the number it shows.
DO NOT USE ANY WATER FOR ABOUT 1/2 HOUR TO 45 MINUTES.
Check meter number again.....
    If it has not changed then no leak
                            Or
            If it has changed then proceed to next steps
  •  Check outside faucets, run fingers under faucet to see if moisture present and check the under the faucet to see if ground is damp
  • Put dye (food color) in back of toilet (tank),do not use for 1/2hr to 45 minutes. After that time, check to see if color is 
  • coming up in the toilet bowl. If it is, then check the flapper for wear and/or make sure it is seating properly, check if chain is getting caught under flapper, replace guts, ect.
  • Check floor and walls around washer hook-ups, tub and sink  faucets and drains for moisture.
  • Check faucets to make sure not leaking
  • Check crawl spaces for moisture.
  • If you have floor heat or broiler, hut off the supply to those pipes in floor and see if usuge on meter stops. If it does, then one of the pipes in your may be leaking 

​WATER APPLICATION PROCESS
1. Come to City Hall, 715 Lincoln Rd.
2. Complete Application
    -Two forms of I.D. , one which must have a photo 
3. Pay deposit required for your situation (see below)