Village of Morton, Illinois

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Village of Morton
Village Hall

120 North Main Street
Post Office Box 28
Morton, IL  61550-0028
7:30 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
Monday – Friday
309-266-5361
309-266-5508 (Fax)
Planning & Community Development
(Zoning Dept.)
Village Hall

7:30 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
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Gas Odors, Carbon Monoxide Calls, & Water Leaks
Home or Business

309-266-5361
7:30 A.M.–5:00 P.M.
Monday-Friday
309-266-6666
After hours and Holidays


 


 

Morton Fire and Emergency
Medical Services
Emergency Calls – 911
Non-Emergency Calls
309-266-9001

Morton Police Department
Emergency Calls – 911
Non-Emergency Calls
309-266-6666

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Call:  811 - 24 Hours a day

 

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Welcome to Morton, Illinois!

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Morton, Illinois, is a progressive, growing community with a population of almost 17,000 located approximately halfway between Peoria and Bloomington-Normal.

 

Morton prides itself on being a great place to live, work, and raise a family. The Village of Morton, IL offers excellent schools, a well-established and growing network of parks, a thriving downtown community, attractive housing, low crime rates, and access to high quality medical care.

 

Discover a Higher Quality Life of Morton, IL

A typical commute across town takes only minutes and Morton’s location offers residents an excellent quality of life while providing convenient access to the amenities and attractions typically only found in larger communities. Families seeking small-town qualities in a growing, eclectic, public-spirited community should look no further than Morton.

 

Access to cultural, educational, employment, and entertainment opportunities make Morton a wonderful place to live. In addition to high school sports and nearby Bradley University basketball, the area offers a number of golf courses and other sporting activities and events. Water sports, fishing, camping, bike trails, hiking, and nature preserves are all in close proximity to Morton. If a more refined event is preferred, The Bertha Frank Performing Arts Center offers hometown cultural events, while Peoria and Bloomington offer regional theater, symphony, and opera, all within minutes.

 

A Great Place To Do Business

Morton is home to an array of employers including Caterpillar Logistics, Inc., Nestle, CORE Construction, and Morton Buildings. The Village of Morton, in partnership with the Morton Economic Development Council and Morton Chamber of Commerce, is committed to assisting existing businesses and welcoming new businesses to the area. Learn more why doing business in Morton offers an array of benefits.

 

If you’re considering relocating your family or business, pay a visit to Morton, and see why Fortune 500 companies, and thriving families alike, call it home.

 

 

News / Village Announcements

  • Christmas Tree Mulching at Freedom Hall

    12/19/14
    The Tazewell County Health Department will offer free Christmas tree mulching December 26th through January 15th.  In Morton, residents can drop trees off at Freedom Hall, 349 W. Birchwood St., for free mulching beginning... Read More
  • Grimm Bros. Trucking Drop-off Point

    12/17/14
    Grimm Bros. Trucking operates a drop-off point at 1090 W. Jefferson St. for their Morton customers.  They accept cardboard, used motor oil and e-waste such as computers, cell phones, TVs, dry cell batteries and... Read More
  • Agenda - Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees December 15, 2014

    12/12/14
    The agenda for the December 15, 2014, Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Village of Morton, Illinois is now available for review.  The meetings are open to the public.  Follow the link below to view the... Read More
  • Disaster Preparedness

    12/08/14
    Since the Washington, Illinois disaster, we have been evaluating and modifying our ability to respond to a similar situation.  If you have any special skills or knowledge for dealing with disasters of any kind and are... Read More
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