Welcome to the City of Effingham. Below you will find important information regarding a new move in the City of Effingham. 


 Water and Sewer

 City of Effingham  217-342-2366 (sign up online)

 Electric and Gas

 Ameren 1-888-789-2477

 Norris Electric 1-877-783-3221

 Waste Hauling

 Advanced Disposal 217-345-7404

 Doty Sanitation 618-487-5794

 Sanitation Service 217-342-3713

 Sutter Sanitation Service 618-483-9734

Cable and Dish Service

 Consolidated Communications 1-884-968-7224

 Direct TV 1-800-531-5000

 Dish Network 1-800-333-3474

 Mediacom 1-885-633-4226

 Internet Service Providers

 Consolidated Communications 1-884-968-7224

 Frontier Communications 1-866-722-9733

 KNR Wireless 217-347-5967

 Mediacom 1-885-633-4226

 Hofnet Communications 217-342-6201

 Telephone Service

 Consolidated Communications 1-884-968-7224

 Mediacom 1-885-633-4226

 Citizen Alert


Emergency Notification System powered by Everbridge, will notify you about issues that may affect your residence, neighborhood or the City of Effingham. Messages will be delivered to you any way you want - on your home phone, cell phone, email, and more by the City Telecommunicators and/or City officials. The system will be used for situations such as boil orders, evacuations, hazmat incidents, missing persons, or any other Crime watch event that may involve your neighborhood or community. Click here to sign up


Things to Do


The City of Effingham features a variety of attractions and entertainment. It is home to over 65 restaurants and feature a variety of entertainment and recreation opportunities including the Effingham Performance Center, TREC Trail, Lake Sara, a variety of retail shopping and much more. Check out our Visit Effingham page for more information.