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DO YOU KNOW OF SOMEONE WHO MIGHT HAVE AN UMET NEED? The Waverly Junior Women's Club might be able to help.  The Forms and our Community Kindness Box can be found at the New Leaf Coffee Shoppe and City Hall.  Complete a form and drop it in the box.


The City Council passed, effective March 18, 2024, Ordinance 24-01, An Ordinance Amending the City of Waverly Code of Ordinances by the Addition of Article VIII to Chapter 258 Establishing Standards for the Construction of Facilities on th Rights-of-Way.  The ordinance is available to be viewed at City Hall.


2024 LIHEAP Program will open October 2, 2023

Beginning October 2023 - appointments set for seniors (60+), disabled, and families with children 5 years and under.

Beginning November 2023 - appointments set for disconnected and imminent disconnect (with notices) households.

Beginning December 2023 - appointments set for all households types.

Applicants must furnish the following documentation to complete the application:

* Social Security card or Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) proof for all household members

* Proof of all household gross income for the 30-day income period beginning with date of application.

* Most recent gas, electric, and/or propane bill that is in a household member name (or a current rent receipt and rental lease         showing utilities are included in rent).

+ Medical and/or LINK card(s) for all household members who may be participating in those programs, and

* Anyone over the age of 18 claiming zero income are required to provide proof such as: proof of job search, denial or appeal of disability claim, denial of unemployment, written proof of help from family/friends, application for/or receipt of DHS services (SNAP, TANF, medical card, etc.) proof enrollment in school, etc.

Documentatoin needs to be brought to the scheduled appointment location.  Missing documents will need to be sent by using: office drop box, emailing (, faxing, or regular mail delivery.

For Appointments please call: MCS Community Services  (217) 243-9404



2024 City of Waverly Holiday Schedule


City Offices will be closed on the following days:

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Royell Communications is excited to announce that we will be bringing our state-of-the-art fiber-optic network to the Waverly community. Our fiber optic internet will bring gigabit speed internet service with no contracts, data caps, throttling or overage fees. Waverly’s businesses and residents alike will benefit greatly from the savings and reliability of our fiber optic internet and phone service.

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Your 2023Annual Water Quality Report is now available.  To speak with someone about this report or to request a copy, please call us at (217) 435-4611 or (217) 435-4111.  Please go to the Residents Section, Water Quailty Report subsetion to view the report.

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Need Help with City Services?


Questions about city services, Waverly Lake, which day is your trash pickup day, does the city offer recycling and/or when can I water my yard in the warmer months?  Don't see the information you need? Give us a call at (217) 435-4611.  We will gladly assist you.

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