Marquette Heights

City of Pride

The City of Marquette Heights, nestled quietly between Pekin and East Peoria, bestows a beautifully wooded ambience backdrop with a friendly small-town community lifestyle. Close to shopping or dining in the Levee District and quick access to Interstate 474, just off Route 29. Enjoy watching deer frolic through the neighborhood or a nature hike on the trails through the woods. Take in a game of Frisbee Golf or host a cookout at one of our Park Pavilions while your children play. The City of Pride welcomes you to your home sweet home.

Recent News

  • X-waste Proposal
    X-waste trash proposal can be found HERE.
  • GFL & WASTE MANAGEMENT PROPOSAL
    The City of Marquette Heights is looking at the option of switching to one trash provider for all residents. The City currently has received two garbage collection contracts and are waiting on the third. Residents who are interested in reviewing these contracts can pick up a copy at City Hall or download a copy HERE. […]
  • Arbor Day Tree Planting Ceremony ( 2:00 pm April 29th )
    Please join us for a short ceremony in the grassy area outside the City Municipal Building. After the ceremony is over people are welcome to stay to help plant trees.
  • Brush Limb Pickup Dates 2022
    To all Marquette Heights Residents: The City provides a limb and brush pick-up for all residents on a monthly basis, April through October, beginning on April 18, 2022 (the Monday after the third Sunday of the month) through October 17th, 2022. Some months, the street crew will pick up in the early morning. Please try […]
  • Arbor Day Proclamation