Experience Loves Park, Illinois
"The City with a Heart"
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 and is adjacent to the City of Rockford, Illinois.  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!

News and Announcements

The Loves Park Civil Service Commission is taking applications for a general maintenance position in the Public Works Department. Applications are available at the Loves Park City Clerk’s Office, 100 Heart Blvd., Loves Park, IL and must be received by 4:30 p.m. on October 16, 2017.  
  • Must be able to pass a post-offer physical exam.
    • Must be able to lift up to 75lbs.
    • Must be able to enter and exit a 30” manhole opening.
  • Must be able to pass a post-offer drug screening test.
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment background check.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.
    • Class B CDL license preferred.
    • Must be able to obtain a Class B CDL within the first 60 days of employment.
  • Must be able to work outside in all weather conditions.
  • Must be able to be on-call 24/7 as necessary and work weekends and holidays if necessary.
  • Experience in public works, construction and automotive fields required.
  • Starting pay is $20.69 per hour plus benefits.
There will be an oral exam with the Civil Service Commission on November 1 and November 2, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.
The City of Loves Park is an equal opportunity employer. Read More
Door-To-Door Solicitor Permits Issued as of 09-08-2017
Door-To-Door Solicitor Permits Issued as of 9-8-2017     CLICK HERE Read More
City Council Informational Packet Now Available
In an effort to provide citizens with as much information as possible, and to exhibit total transparency, you can now view all information provided to the Loves Park City Council for consideration on our website.  By clicking the button called "City Council Packets", located above on the homepage,  you will be taken to a date directory of the City Council information available. Chose the date of interest and click download and you will see a single file containing all information provided to your aldermen.   The first page is a clickable Table of Contents which will take you directly to the document of interest or you can scroll through the entire packet.  If you have any comments or questions regarding the items in this packet, please contact the City Clerk's Office. Read More
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