If your sidewalk needs repaired or replaced please contact your Ward Alderman or the Central Services Department at (217) 228-4520.
I need an address for my house or development
The Engineering Department assigns addresses for new constructions in the city of Quincy and Tri-Township area which includes Ellington, Melrose and Riverside Townships. Please contact the Engineering Department (217) 228-4527.
I need to do some digging on City Right-of-Way
A Street Opening Permit is needed for anyone who will be digging on City right-of-way. Any contractor doing so must also hold a $5,000 Street Opening Bond or the permit will not be issued. Please contact the Engineering Department at (217) 228-4527 before digging.
I need to report a pothole
Although the Engineering Department is responsible for the administration of the City’s streets, we do not perform routine maintenance on the streets. If you would like to report a pothole that needs repaired, please notify the Central Services Department at (217) 228-4520.
I want to construct a new driveway for my house
A Driveway Permit is needed for anyone who will be cutting through or removing curbing to widen an existing driveway or putt in a new driveway. Permits may be obtained from the Engineering Department.
I want to report a broken street light
The Engineering Department is responsible for the City’s street lights and, along with Ameren, maintains the street lights that are found on City right-of-way. If you know of a street light that is not working properly, please contact the Engineering Department at (217) 228-4527 and we will report it to Ameren. Most repairs are made within 48 hours of the repair request.
I want to report a broken traffic signal
The Engineering Department maintains the traffic signals for the 58 signalized intersections in the City of Quincy. Please notify the Engineering Department at (217) 228-4527 with any questions regarding traffic signals.
I want to temporarily place a trash dumpster in front of my house
With permission, the city of Quincy does allow dumpsters to be temporarily placed on City right-of-way. Resident can notify their Ward Alderman for permission or contact the Engineering Department at (217) 228-4527.
I would like to have an Accessible Parking Space in front of my house
Accessible Parking Spaces are available to residents who have proper State of Illinois issued credentials. Please contact the Engineering Department at (217) 228-4527 for further information.
My garbage or recycling was not picked up
The Central Services Department is responsible for the collection of garbage and recycling with the City’s limits. Please contact the Central Services Department (217) 228-4520.
My Street or alley needs resurfacing
If you questions concerning the condition of a street or alley please contact your Ward Alderman or the Engineering Department at (217) 228-4527.
There is a dead or dangerous tree on City Right-of-Way
The City is responsible for the removal of dead or dangerous trees located on City right-of-way. Please notify your Ward Alderman or the Central Services Department at (217) 228-4520 with questions concerning trees on right-of-way.
Where are my property pins along City Right of Way?
Generally, property pins are located 33 feet from the center of the roadway. The Engineering Department is able to locate pins regarding City right-of-way but refrains from locating pins with regards to property line disputes. If you have questions concerning your property lines, please contact the Engineering Department at (217) 228-4527.
Where can I get a City Map?
City maps can be obtained at City Hall. Please stop by City Hall at 730 Maine Street or call (217) 228-4500.