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.
Pay or View Utility Bill
Click here to View/Pay online
Pay by credit/debit card or checking/savings

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

 

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 for 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

  • Free Medication Disposal April 26th at Morton Police Department

    04/24/14
    On April 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Morton Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) are hosting a medication disposal.  Bring your expired, unused, and unwanted pills for disposal to the Morton... Read More
  • Improving I-74/I-155 Project Update

    04/22/14
    The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that the left lane of eastbound I-74 will be closed from I-474 to I-155 near Morton Tuesday night starting at 5:30 p.m. and continuing overnight. This lane closure is... Read More
  • Morton Tourism Office Open House Postponed

    04/22/14
    The Morton Tourism Office Open House originally scheduled for Sunday, April 27, 2014, has been postponed until further notice. Read More
  • Emergency Preparedness Public Forum May 1, 2014

    04/21/14
    The Central Illinois Public Information Officers are hosting an Emergency Preparedness Public Forum on May 1, 2014, from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. at the Stoney Creek Inn in East Peoria.  Topics include the difference between... Read More
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