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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.

cemetery_003.jpg 2121 Shooting Park Road
Peru, IL 61354

Phone: (815) 223-0061

Contact the Peru City Cemetery

Burials may be made between the hours of 9:00 am and 2:30 pm Monday through Friday and by special arrangement only on Saturdays or holidays.

The placement of fresh flowers, artificial flowers, wreaths, memorials, candles, vigil lights and decorations on graves is allowed in all parts of Peru City Cemetery from April 1 to October 31. Shepherd's hooks or any wooden or metal frame or device to hold floral displays or other displays are also allowed. Winter decorations and covering for entire graves are allowed starting November 15 and will be removed based on weather under the direction of the Public Services Manager. The grave owner shall remove all such items for the City of Peru cemetery cleaning as announced by the Public Service Manager and published on this website and in the local newspaper.

For additional information about the Peru City Cemetery please see the Code of Ordinances Chapter 30.


cemetery_001.jpgMemorial Mausoleum

  cemetery_005.jpgPeru City Columbarium