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Center Street between Green Street and Main Street is scheduled to be closed to vehicular and pedestrian traffic starting at 7:00 am on Wednesday, September 30th.  It is anticipated that the roadway could be re-opened on Friday, October 2nd.
Once the contractor has completed their work and reopens Center Street, the City will be completing the installation of no parking signage, sealing the concrete joints, completing the pavement marking, and installing the street lighting over the next few weeks.  Day-to-day closures will occur at that time.

NEW! Toxicity Report for Wastewater Treatment Plant

Hydrant flushing is scheduled for the 14th and 15th of October with rain dates of the 21st and 22nd. As always, some discoloration of water may occur. Please run your tap until the discoloration is gone. It's suggested that you refrain from doing laundry on those days.

Electronic Recycling continues: Second Saturday of each month from 12:30PM to 2:30PM at the East Water Tower. Details HERE.

City Hall Office Hours

Monday through Friday
8:00 AM to 5:00 
Closed Saturday and Holidays as indicated   
Veterans Day  Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Thanksgiving Day  Thursday, November 26, 2015
Day after Thanksgiving  Friday, November 27, 2015
Christmas Eve Day  Thursday, December 24, 2015
Christmas Day  Friday, December 25, 2015
New Year’s Eve Day  Thursday, December 31, 2015


Sandwich is located in Northern Illinois and is home to 7,421 residents. The people of Sandwich enjoy a high quality of life which is enhanced by its schools, churches, and service organizations.

The Sandwich city offices are located in an 1879 City Hall/Opera House. City offices are on the first floor and an active opera house is on the second floor. This building was completely restored in 1986 and is on the National Register of Historic Buildings.

Sandwich is proud to be the home of the Sandwich Fair. Held every year since 1889, it is the oldest continuing county fair in the State of Illinois!

Located in the heartland of America, Sandwich has a diverse economy based on business, industry, and farming.

Thank you visiting the City of Sandwich web site. We look forward to seeing you in our "fair" city!

Notices of Foreclosure & Confirmation Orders should be mailed to the following address:

City of Sandwich
ATTN:  Denise Ii, City Clerk
144 E. Railroad Street

Sandwich, IL   60548

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