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City of Morris Fire Department

The Morris Fire Protection and Ambulance District is staffed by 45 part-time firefighters and 18 full-time EMS providers.  The firefighters have two fundraisers each year; a spaghetti dinner in the spring and a carnival in the summer.  Please help support your local emergency responders by attending these fundraisers.

Morris Hospital

Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers has been improving the health of area residents since 1906. Located on West High Street in Morris, the 87-bed Morris Hospital serves residents of Grundy County and parts of Will, LaSalle, Livingston, and Kendall counties. The hospital has 800 employees, 300 volunteers, and a medical staff of approximately 180 physicians representing most medical specialties. Visit the Morris Hospital website for more information.

Secretary of State Facility

A Secretary of State facility is located on Sycamore Street in Morris. The facility offers services such as driver's license issuance, motorcylce road testing, organ donor registry, vehicle registration, and voter registration. Visit the Morris facility Secretary of State website for more information.


There is a two-hour time limit to parking on city streets. Cars must be moved or a ticket will be issued. There are five city parking lots located throughout the town where 8 hour parking is allowed.

*There is a Drop Box at City Hall to drop off parking tickets after hours.*

Morris Daily Herald
1804 N. Division Street
Morris, IL 60450
Phone: (815) 942-3221
WCSJ Radio
219 W. Washington Street
Morris, IL 60450
Phone: (815) 941-1000
WJDK Radio
219 W. Washington Street
Morris, IL 60450
Phone: (815) 941-1000

Jim Lutz, Grundy County Emergency Management Director
(815) 941-3212
Robert Colemen, City of Morris Emergency Management Coordinator
(815) 942-2121

Grundy County Corn Festival
Each year, Morris is to host the Annual Corn Festival. Visit the Corn Festival website for more information.
Corn Festival Office
P.O. Box 22
Morris, IL 60450
(815) 942-CORN (2676)

Utilities & Services
Animal Control
AT&T Telephone
City of Morris Water Department
Allied Waste (garbage disposal)
Comcast (cable)
Community Services (LIHEAP, low income help, etc.)
Crime Stoppers
Grundy County Building & Zoning
Grundy County Fairgrounds
Grundy County Health Department
Grundy County Historical Society
Heartland Blood Centers 815-416-1350
Morris Township
Nicor Gas
Public Aide
Senior Citizens Center
We Care

*There is a Drop Box at City Hall to drop off water bills and parking tickets after hours.*

Morris Senior Van Program

The City of Morris offers a Senior Citizens Van which operates Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00 A.M. until 1:30 P.M. The van stops at several different locations throughout the City of Morris. The cost is $.25 per ride or a ride card may be purchased at a cost of $5.00 and is good for 25 rides. To schedule a ride or ride questions, please contact the Department of Public Works at (815)942-5063.

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City of Morris 700 N. Division Street Morris, IL 60450 (815) 942-0103