Public Works Department
The Cherry Valley Public Works Department is responsible for employing Illinois water regulations, and ensuring compliance with Illinois DOT laws.
Headed by the Public Works Director, the professional staff of this department tests water, plows the snow off the streets in the winter, manicures our parks and generally maintains the aesthetic beauty as well as the underlying technical operations of Cherry Valley.
The following pages will highlight the general rules and guidelines regarding parks and snow removal.
EMERGENCY ON-CALL PHONE: (815) 332-4646, Public works supervisor (815) 332-2188, or
Police at (815) 332-3431
Distance around lake: 1 1/4 miles
Water Softener Setting Information:
Water Hardness: About 330 mg/l
Conversion to Grains: mg/l / 17.1
Water Hardness: About 20 Grains per gallon