The fire department of the city of East Peoria offers fire protection you can count on when you need it. In addition to dependable fire management, the EPFD provides life-saving ambulance service and fire investigations. The fire and rescue department also makes accident statistics and fire statistics available to the community. Rest assured, your local fire department and EMT service are thoroughly trained and ready to protect your home and family.
The East Peoria Police Department works around the clock to protect residents, visitors and property. Ensuring public safety and enforcing city ordinances are top priorities for the East Peoria police, but crime prevention is equally essential. The city of East Peoria has developed a strategy to keep this growing community safe now and in the coming years. East Peoria, IL citizens and visitors alike can count on our local police department for both prompt, professional emergency services and strategic long-term law enforcement planning.
Water and Wastewater Department
The city of East Peoria enjoys clean water that meets or exceeds EPA standards. From drinking water to water for cooking, bathing and cleaning, our water department provides clean, safe water to residents and visitors throughout the community. The East Peoria Water Department also maintains fire hydrants all around the city, while our wastewater department treats millions of gallons of wastewater daily.
East Peoria water is managed and kept clean via four water treatment plants, 130 miles of water mains, 1300 fire hydrants and 8000 water meters. East Peoria, IL also boasts eight water towers, two wastewater treatment plants, 150 miles of sewer mains, 300 miles of storm sewers and 20 detention ponds to ensure drinking water safety and manage water runoff.
Garbage and Recycling- Solid Waste Department
The Solid Waste Department provides a comprehensive menu of services designed to keep the city of East Peoria clean. From waste collection to recycling services, our waste department offers solutions for all your sanitation needs. The community of East Peoria makes it easy to reduce waste by providing up to two recycling containers with lids at no cost. Whether you need recycling information, the current trash collection schedule or a recycle bin, the garbage and recycling department in East Peoria, IL is at your service.