Long Creek Township, 2610 Salem School Road, Decatur, Il 62521 217.864.4182
Macon County, Decatur, Illinois
SUMMER WATER RESTRICTIONS - IRRIGATION RESTRICTION
IN ORDER TO PROVIDE AMPLE WATER SUPPLY, LONG CREEK TOWNSHIP WATER DEPARTMENT IS IMPLEMENTING IRRIGATION WATER USE RESTRICTIONS FROM MAY 1 TO SEPTEMBER 30. EVEN NUMBERED ADDRESSES MAY IRRIGATE ONLY ON MONDAY, WEDNESDAY & FRIDAY. ODD NUMBERED ADDRESS MAY IRRIGATE ONLY ON TUESDAY, THURSDAY AND SATURDAY OF EACH WEEK. THESE RESTRICTION APPLY TO THE USE OF AUTOMATIC DEVICES, USED TO SPRAY OR IRRIGATE LAWNS, GARDENS, TREES AND SHRUBS SUCH AS IRRIGATION SYSTEMS AND LAWN SPRINKLER SYSTEMS. NEW LAWNS, TREES AND PLANTS MAY BE IRRIGATED ANY DAY FOR 30 DAYS AFTER PLANTING. HAND HELD HOSES, CANS, BUCKETS AND DRIP TYPE IRRIGATION WATER DEVICES ARE PERMITTED ANY DAY.
REGISTER TO VOTE: - NEXT ELECTION IS MARCH 17, 2020
If you are an American citizen who has lived in the Township for at
least 30 days and will be at least 18 years of age by election time, you
can register to vote in the Town Clerk's Office. You may set up an
appointment with the Town Clerk by emailing him at: townshipcheerleader@
gmail.com or calling him to set up an appointment at: 217-381-8589. You
should also consider registering if you have moved or changed your name
since you last voted.
You will need 2 forms of identification including a government issued
Driver's License or State ID.
Registering to vote cannot be easier. So register and exercise your
right to vote for the candidate of your choice. Please make note that
once you have registered you will be able to vote in future elections
without re-registering, unless of course you move or change your name.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me.
Bryan E. Smith
Long Creek Township
If you would like to receive notices of boil orders, etc. by phone, text, email - please sign up at:
Each website has instructions for sign up. You can select the manner you wish to receive the notices and in what order. The notices can come to your home phone, cell phone, email. You decide the manner in which you wish to receive the messages. We will be using this method in most cases to notify you of boil order notices. This is the most effective way to notify our customers of a boil order. You can also visit our Facebook Page: Long Creek Township to receive boil order notices.
LONG CREEK TOWNSHIP SENIOR CITIZENS MONTHLY LUNCHEON MEETS 2ND THURSDAY OF EACH MONTH AT NOON. LONG CREEK TOWNSHIP 2610 SALEM SCHOOL ROAD. WITH THE EXCEPTION OF JULY, AUGUST AND SEPTEMBER. BRING A COVERED DISH TO SHARE AND TABLE SERVICE. DRINKS, PLATES, AND MEAT ARE FURNISHED.
TO Pay your water bill on line, look up your account information, set up recurring payments, make a one time payment, receive your bill on line, etc. Just click on the Water Payments Tab at the top of the page! If you need assistance with this process just give us a call.
If you are interested in reserving our Community Center for a function please call 864-4182 or 864-5656 for availability. You must be a Long Creek Township resident to rent the Community Center. The cost is $150 rental and $150 CASH deposit. The rental must be paid at the time of the reservation. The deposit (in cash) is to paid when you pick up the key for your event but it must be in cash. You are renting for one day only! Do not set up the Center early! This will result if forfeiture of your deposit. The deposit will be returned if everything is left in good order and clean. If you have any questions please call us 864-4182.
We have available recycling trailer located in the alley behind 2520 S. 70th Street. That location is available to recycle paper, plastic, aluminum cans. WE NO LONGER TAKE GLASS FOR RECYCLE. PLEASE DO NOT LEAVE YOUR GLASS AT THIS LOCATION! If the trailer is not there that means it has been picked up to unload, it will return when empty. Macon County Solid Waste is the sponsor of this service.
Long Creek Township provides its citizens road maintenance, assessment of property, general assistance and numerous other programs.
Long Creek Township Officials encourage visitors to call upon the site and provide the Township with feedback and suggestions. "We want our site to be a community resource. We understand that not everyone can make the Township meetings and the website will help better inform those individuals, as well as provide an additional outlet for feedback from residents regarding issues in Long Creek Township".
SALE OF CEMETERY LOTS & GRAVE OPENINGS: CONTACT DEBBY FORTNER 864-4182 MONDAY THRU FRIDAY 8 A.M. TO 4 P.M. AFTER HOURS AND WEEKENDS CALL CUSTODIAN BRAD PASLAY AT 791-1199. IF EMERGENCY CALL OUR 24 HR ANSWERING SERVICE AT 217.362.5843