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The Whiteside County Board recently created the position of Zoning Hearing Officer to delegate the authority to conduct public hearings. The request for qualifications document may be found here. Responses must be recieved no later that 4:00 pm on Wednesday January 20, 2021.
Carroll County, Illinois, Jo Daviess County, Illinois and Whiteside County, Illinois are seeking proposals from qualified photogrammetric firms to provide digital orthophotography and other photogrammetric products for the geographic area covering these three counties.  The Request for Proposal (RFP) is available for download HERE.  Completed proposals need to be submitted…
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2020 Holiday Lights Map

Written by December 12 2020
Hey Sauk Valley and Whiteside County - Show us your Holiday Lights! Take a picture and add your display or an amazing display you know of to our Holiday Lights map. Click the link to view the map or to add you location to the map through our survey. Please…
The Annual Assessor's Meeting will be held in the Emergency Operations Center, Room 117, located on the ground floor of the Whiteside County Courthouse, in Morrison, Illinois on Wednesday, on Decmber 16, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. This meeting is open to the public. Social distancing and face coverings will be…
Notice to Bid for a Used Vehicle - 11-25-20 Please Click the above link to see the Notice and Instructions
ComED COVID-19 Assistance Available to Whiteside County Customers Morison, IL (November 11, 2020) - Whiteside County recently received information from ComEd regarding a COVID-19 package to assist customers and communities in need. The purpose of this Comprehensive COVID-19 Package is to help families and communities recover from the economic challenges…
Effective 11/9/20: The Building and Zoning Office is Closed until November 23rd. Please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 815-772-5175.
Investment Continues in Resilient Whiteside Carroll Enterprise Zone Morrison, IL (October 22, 2020) - Activity in the Whiteside Carroll Enterprise Zone continued at a good pace, with five new projects approved in the third quarter. This brings the number of projects up to 15 for the first three quarters of…
General Elections Results Election results will not be updated, until the evening of November 3, 2020     

Important Election Dates

Written by September 09 2020
Find out more Election and Voter information at: https://elections-whiteside.hub.arcgis.com/
Please click the below button for 2020 Assessment Change Publications & Board Of Review Complaint Information Click here for 2020 Assessment Change Publications Click here for 2020 Board of Review Complaint Information
Whiteside County urges those residents who have not responded to the 2020 Census to do so before September 30 so there is an accurate count of our residents. As residents of the United States, you are required by law to respond to the census just as the U.S. Census Bureau…
Morrison, IL (August 31, 2020) - Last Wednesday night, August 26, over 170 film fans converged on the Midway Drive-In Theatre in Sterling, IL, for the First Annual Northwest Illinois Film Festival. Most came from the Northwest Illinois region, some from Chicagoland, and one flew in from Los Angeles. According…
COMED FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE OPTIONSHelp for customers when they need it most.  As the economy reopens, ComEd understands people may continue to experience financial hardship. ComEd has worked with the Attorney General’s office, the staff of the Illinois Commerce Commission and a broad group of stakeholders to develop a financial assistance package to help customers. ComEd cares about…
For Immediate ReleaseFor additional information, please contact:Gary Camarano   Whiteside County Economic Development This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. NW Illinois Film Office Hosts “Shorts-A-Palooza” An Indie Film Fest Morrison, IL (August 7, 2020) - The Northwest Illinois Film Office will be hosting the First Annual Northwest Illinois Film Festival on August 26, 2020, at the Midway…
Please click this link to read Procedure For Resumption of Court Proceedings June 1st, 2020
For Immediate Release For additional information, please contact: Gary Camarano Whiteside County Economic Development 815.772.247   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                                                                         …
Despite Body Blows to the Economy Several Local Businesses Still Hiring Morrison, IL (May 22, 2020) - Despite all the terrible news about the U.S. economy because of the COVID-19 pandemic, there some pockets of activity going on in the Whiteside County/Northwest Illinois region.  While the State’s unemployment rate for…
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