Welcome to the City of Zion! 

Our Police and Fire/Rescue Departments will respond to emergency calls.
The emergency telephone number for both is 911.

We trust your becoming a resident of Zion will afford you increased police and fire/rescue
protection in addition to receiving many other necessary desired City services.

We'd like to acquaint you with a few requirements to be met as a resident.

Vehicle Stickers

The City requires vehicle stickers for all motor vehicles - cars, trucks, motorcycles, motorbikes, ect. Individuals between the ages 65 and 69 receive one sticker at 1/2 price; anyone 70 years of age or older receives one at no charge.

Please bring the following information with you when you purchase your sticker:
Name, Address, Year - Make - Model Color of vehicle, License Plate number, or current Vehicle Registration.

You can view a copy of the City Ordinance, detailing vehicle license requirements online.
If you have any questions regarding the stickers, please call (847) 746-4008.

Waste Collection

Waste collection is $18.75 per month, per kitchen, paid in advance. It is billed quarterly. A special 90-gallon waste container is available for $50.00 which includes delivery. Inquire at the bill payment counter at City Hall.

Water Service

To sign up for Water Service, please contact the Accounts and Finance Department
at 847-746-4008.

Building Department

Please read the letter from the Director of Building. All Building Permits are handled from this office. Addresses are assigned by our Building Department as well.

You can reach them at (847) 746-4018.

If you have any questions about matters covered in this letter, or others that you may have,
please feel free to call me at (847) 746-4014.

Very truly yours, 
Diane D. Burkemper
City Clerk


City of Zion, Illinois