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Peru Municipal Building Update Regarding COVID-19

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Peru Municipal Building will be closed to foot traffic until further notice. Clerk's Office hours are 9am-1pm Monday through Friday. Utility bill payments can be made by phone, online at www.peru.il.us or placed in the drop box. No processing fees will be applied. We appreciate your cooperation in preparing for the safety of our residents. The City will continue to take steps to keep residents, staff, and visitors healthy, safe and informed.

Utilites are set up through the City Clerk's office is located at 1901 4th Street. The City of Peru supplies electricity and water. Ameren supplies the gas service. If you are renting your residence, there is a $250 deposit for electric service and a $50 deposit for water service. You must set up your utilities in person, pay the deposit and show a valid photo ID. If you are renting a commercial space, contact Utility Billing at 815-223-0061 for deposit information.

Contact number for Ameren is 1-800-755-5000.