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With a government focused on working for you, learn more on how the City of Loves Park has been consistently rated as one of the best places to work and live.

We’re open for business!  Find out more about the City of Loves Park’s business-friendly policies and why we’re uniquely positioned in the midwest.

From first-class shopping to exciting sporting events & even the great outdoors – the City of Loves Park has something for everyone.

Mayor Greg Jury


Experience Loves Park, Illinois

“The Heart of The Midwest”

The City of Loves Park is a flourishing residential, commercial, and industrial community in Northern Illinois.  We have a wide variety of housing options, employment options, and recreational opportunities.  Located 80 miles Northwest of Chicago, Loves Park is situated along the beautiful Rock River with easy access to I-90. 

Whether you are looking for a state park for camping, boating and fishing, a booming commercial and industrial sector, or a minor league baseball game, Loves Park is a close-knit community that offers it all!

PRESS RELEASE – Friday, March 20, 2020

To address the current situation in regards to the Coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic and the Executive Order of Governor Pritzker, the City of Loves Park is taking the following precautionary actions to protect the residents of the City and the employees of the...

Loves Park Coronavirus (COVID 19) Pandemic Precautionary Actions

To address the current situation in regards to the Coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic, the City of Loves Park is taking the following precautionary actions to protect the residents of the City and the employees of the City.  Effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020: Loves Park...

City of Loves Park Official Statement Regarding Coronavirus (COVID 19)

The City of Loves Park would like to assure its residents that the City is following the Winnebago County Health Department’s rules and recommendations with regard to Coronavirus (COVID 19). As recommended, we urge everyone to avoid large public gatherings of over...

Road Closings 2020

by Steve Thompson | Mar 3, 2020 | Minutes & Agendas Notice of Road Posting  Effective February 27, 2020 the Street Department will be posting roads for weight limits. The posting was coordinated with Winnebago County. 2 Axles, Single rear tires 7,000 lbs. 2 Axles,...

Public Member sought for TIF Joint Review Board

The City of Loves Park is seeking a qualified member of the public for appointment to the Tax Increment Finance Joint Review Board.  The Joint Review Board member will serve as the Public Member for the North Second Street Tax Increment Finance District and the Forest...

Garbage Delay for the week of 12/30/2019 – 1/5/2020

Garbage pickup will occur on Saturday, January 4th for Loves Park residents due to the New Year's Holiday.

Trick or Treating Hours

Trick or Treating hours in the City of Loves Park will be 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM on Thursday, October 31, 2019. Please drive carefully and keep an eye open for little ghouls and goblins during this time.

Light Up The Parks Parade

Sunday, November, 24, 2019  23rd year View the parade on Elms St where many houses will be decorated Parade kicks off at 4:45 (Starting at GE Aviation) Parade participants are welcome – call, email Dawn or stop by City Hall for an entry form Participants...