Road Maintenance

Outside of city limits, you can be sure that the DeKalb Township Road Crew is working hard to ensure the highest quality roads and service to our residents.
The Road District not only builds the roads, but also stripes, salts, patches, plows, mows, and more!
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Phone:  (815) 758-5658
Hours:  Monday - Thursday | 7:00am - 5:00pm

Road Permits

Overweight permits are required for vehicles over 80,000 pounds traveling on DeKalb Township roads.

To request an overweight permit please follow these simple steps:

      • Complete the Permit Request Form below.
      • Email the completed form to and
      • Once your request is reviewed and approved by Highway Commissioner Craig Smith, your signed permit will emailed to you.
      • If you have any questions, please call us at 815-758-5658.

Permit Request Form

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