New Resident Resources

Welcome to the City of Petersburg.  Life here is enhanced by the preservation of our local history and the enjoyment of today.  Our community combines agriculture, industry, history, civic activities, recreation and countless other events for a wholesome and fulfilled lifestyle, making it an ideal place to raise a family and grow your business.

The following information should help ease the transition of moving into the area for new residents.

Electric Service

Ameren Illinois


Menard Electric Coop




Sanitation & Recycling

A-Team Disposal

(217) 501-4640

Area Disposal

(309) 688-0760

Republic Services

(217) 522-7797


Chamber of Commerce

Petersburg Chamber of Commerce


Water Utilities

City of Petersburg

(217) 632- 2156

Menard Rural Water

(217) 632-7751


Local Schools


Internet Providers

Cass Communications

(217) 452-4120

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I sign up to receive Alerts and News & Notices?

Simply click the "Sign Up for Alerts" button located ……fill out the brief form with your preferred contact information and click submit

Where do I go to vote?

All City elections are conducted by Menard County please contact the Menard County Clerk at 217-632-3201 for locations and upcoming election information.