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MOUNT MORRIS, ILLINOIS


General Information

     Primary County OGLE           
Additional Counties   

POPULATION 1980 1990 2000 2010 Current CLIMATE City 2,987 2,919 3,013 2,998 2,998 Avg. Winter Temp 27.00 F -2.78 C County 46,338 45,957 51,032 53,497 53,497 Avg. Summer Temp 72.00 F 22.00 C Labor 0 0 28,401 27,915 26,026 Avg. Annual Rainfall 20.00 In 50.80 Cm Market Avg. Annual Snowfall 30.00 In 76.20 Cm

Economic Development Amenities

Municipal Services
     Local Government PRESIDENT / TRUSTEES / VI     Municipal Zoning YES
   Comprehensive Plan Yes            - Rev. 2009       County Zoning YES
Subdivision Ordinance YES                                  Home Rule NO 
  w/ Design Standards                                 Public Library YES
 Emergency 911 System YES                               Rescue Squad YES
 
 Fire Insurance Class 6     in city  9     outside
 
                         Full Time  Part Time  Volunteer
      Fire Department            6          4         20
    Police Department            4          4          0
 
Commercial Services
General Waste Disposal YES            Radio Stations   1
Special Waste Disposal YES               TV Channels  31
                                               Cable YES
                                          Newspapers   3 Daily    1 Weekly
                                          
         Machine Shops   0  If none, distance to nearest   2 MI    3 KM
            Tool & Die   0  If none, distance to nearest  12 MI   19 KM
 
                 Banks   3  Assets $              0
     Savings and Loans   0  Assets $              0
 
Additional Economic Amenities
Competitive Communities Initiatives NO      Stages    0      Foreign Trade Zone NO 
                    Enterprise Zone NO                       Tax Increment Financing Dist YES
 
Remarks

Transportation

MotorCarrier
   Highways Serving Community   0 Federal   1 State
Interstates Serving Community I-88, I-90, I-39                                  
          Nearest Interchange NO   Distance    18 MI   29 KM

      Motor Freight Terminals   0
               Local Carriers   1
          Interstate Carriers   1
          Intrastate Carriers   0

     Package Delivery Service YES
       Commercial Bus Service NO 

Air
Nearest Commercial Airport ROCKFORD AIRPORT
                     Local NO    30 MI 48 KM
       Commercial Airlines    0   Flights per day    0

    Nearest Public Airport OGLE COUNTY
                     Local NO    1 MI    2 KM
           Type of Surface GRASS          
            Longest Runway  2,630 FT     802 M 
            Runway Lighted YES
            Fuel Available YES    Charter Service Available NO 
     Pvt Storage Available YES    Pvt Maintenance Available YES

Water
City Adjoins Navigable Water NO 
            Name of Waterway NONE                     
                Public Barge NO 
               Private Barge NO 
               Channel Depth     0 FT      0 M
            Length Of Season  0 Months
           Public Dock Local NO     0 MI    0 KM

Travel Time
(distance and travel time for goods in transit to selected major cities)

              Highway   Highway    Days       Days
City           Miles      Km.     by Rail   by Truck
-----------   -------   -------   -------   --------
Atlanta           750     1,207       4         2
Chicago            90       145       1         1
Cleveland         350       563       2         1
Dallas            950     1,529       6         3
Denver          1,000     1,609       6         3
Detroit           350       563       2         1
Kansas City       450       724       4         2
Los Angeles     2,000     3,218      10         5
Memphis           550       885       4         2
Minneapolis       400       644       2         1
New Orleans       950     1,529       6         3
New York          900     1,448       6         3
St. Louis         275       442       2         1
Seattle         2,000     3,218      10         5

Railroad(s)                Frequency of Switching
BURLINGTON NTHRN/SANTA FE              
                                       
                                       
                                       
                                       

Piggyback Service NO    85 MI  136 KM
Container Service NO     0 MI    0 KM

Remarks
INTERMODAL HUB SCHEDULED FOR 2002 IN ROCHELLE - 
BNSF & OTHERS.

Utilities

Water

      Water Supplier MUNICIPAL                
        Water Source WELL           

                                    Gallons/Day          Liters/Day 
              Storage Capacity          515,000           1,957,000
            Treatment Capacity          625,000           2,365,625
          Average Daily Demand          375,000           1,419,375
             Peak Daily Demand          450,000           1,703,250
               Excess Capacity          175,000             665,000

Waste Water Treatment
Type of Sewage Treatment Plant TERTIARY       
                       Process                     
            Treatment Capacity          500,000           1,900,000
                  Present Load          370,000           1,406,000
               Excess Capacity          130,000             494,000

Natural Gas - Electricity - Telecommunications
            Gas Supplier NICOR                    
       Electric Supplier EXELON                   
Local Telephone Supplier FRONTIER                                          
       Digital Switching NO 
            Fiber Optics YES
 Long Distances Carriers Frontier AT&T EXCELL OTHERS 

Remarks
INTERNET AVAILABLE, T6 BROADBAND, COMCAST, VERIZON
 WIRELESS.

Health Facilities

 Number of Hospitals in Community  0    Total Number of Beds      0
  If No Hospital, Dist to Nearest  18 MI   29 KM
                           Clinic YES
             Doctors in Community     5
            Dentists in Community     1
Emergency Medical Treatment Local NO     0 MI    0 KM

Remarks

Education Facilities (in community)


Type                 Number  Teachers  Enrollment
-------------------  ------  --------  ----------
Elementary                0         0           0
Junior High               1        21         232
High School               0         0           0
Trade & Technical         0         0           0
Community College         0         0           0
Four-Yr College           0         0           0
University                0         0           0

Latest A.C.T. Composite Score  0.0

Remarks
MT. MORRIS/OREGON COMBINED SCHOOL IN 1993.  JUNIOR
 HIGH HAS 15 SUPPORT STAFF ALSO.

Employment

Major Employers In The Community

                                                          Union            Year
Employer                   Product/Service     Employees  Affiliation      Established
-------------------------  ------------------  ---------  ---------------  -----------
OREGON/MT. MORRIS          EDUCATION                 116  NONE                0
SCHOOL DISTR #220        
KABLE NEWS                 DISTRIBUTION OF MAGA       75  NONE                0
                         
PINECREST MANOR            NURSING CARE              200  NONE                0
                         

Labor Force
Labor Force Summary for OGLE COUNTY                             
Annual Average for Year 2012
      Total Labor Force    26,026
             Unemployed   2,818
             Percentage  10.80%
         Total Employed    23,208
          Manufacturing  38.20%
      Non-Manufacturing  60.60%
            Agriculture   1.20%

Community Union Activity
       Last Year Data Available 2011
Labor Relations Board Elections 
         Number in Last 5 Years   0
            Number won by union   0
          Number won by company   0
      Work stoppage occurences
            within last 5 years   0
   Number of employees involved       0

Wage Rates
Wage rates for experienced workers in selected occupations working in the  Econ Dev Reg 5 NS       

Occupation                 Entry      Top   Occupation                 Entry      Top
----------------------   -------  -------   ----------------------   -------  -------
Accountant/Auditor       $ 18.66  $ 32.78   Maintenance Mechanic     $ 17.68  $ 26.54
Assembler-Electronic     $ 11.02  $ 17.84   Office Clerk             $  9.60  $ 15.17
Assembler-Production     $ 10.33  $ 21.97   Secretary                $  9.77  $ 15.60
Computer Operator        $ 13.29  $ 21.96   Sheet Metal Worker       $ 14.49  $ 19.79
Computer Programmer      $ 15.59  $ 38.42   Ship-Recving Clerk       $ 10.06  $ 16.82
Data Entry Operator      $  9.69  $ 14.97   Systems Analyst          $ 19.39  $ 41.98
Drill or Punch Press     $ 10.03  $ 15.06   Technician               $ 18.67  $ 30.74
Engineer                 $ 26.08  $ 36.54   Tool & Die Maker         $ 14.09  $ 23.29
Janitor/Porter/Cleaner   $  9.00  $ 14.15   Warehouse Worker         $ 10.55  $ 15.52
Laborer                  $ 10.91  $ 25.28   Welder                   $ 13.12  $ 19.61
Machinist                $ 11.21  $ 19.76   Word Processor           $ 10.86  $ 16.08

Remarks
Wage Rates 2012 from IL Dept. of Employment 
Security website.  OGLE COUNTY HAS PREVAILING 
WAGE.

Community Facilities

(Available within 10 miles)

                   Motels/Hotels       7        Protestant Churches  12
                 Number of Rooms      94          Catholic Churches   1
                     Restaurants      14          Jewish Synagogues   0
Capacity of Largest Banquet Room     400              Country Clubs   1
             Public Golf Courses       2               Health Clubs   4
            Public Tennis Courts      10      Public Swimming Pools   1
     Public Access to Lake/River YES
              Name of Lake/River ROCK RIVER, LAKE LADONNA                          

Remarks

Tax Structure

Property tax rates per $100 assessed valuation. 
Valuation is 33.3% of real property except in Cook
 County where residential is assessed at 10%, 
commercial and industrial property is assessed at 
25%.

Property Tax Rates
    Year 2012          Total Property Tax Rates      Total Sales Tax Rate  6.25%
    City  0.0000%      For Two Previous Years        Utility Tax On 
  County  0.0000%          2010       2006              Electricity  5.00%
  School  0.0000%         8.7500%    8.4102%            Natural Gas  5.00%
Other(s)  0.0000%                                         Telephone  5.00%
   Total 9.2302%                                             Water  0.00%

Remarks

Location Services and Other Information

Economic / Industrial                Profile Information
Development Contact                  Provided By        
Dan Elsasser                         Paula Diehl                        
Village President                    Village Clerk            
Village of Mt. Morris                Village of Mt. Morris              
105 W. Lincoln                       105 W. Lincoln                     
Mt. Morris, IL  610541413            Mt. Morris, IL  610611413
Phone (815) 734-6116                 Phone (815) 734-6425
  Fax (815) 734-4133                   Fax (815) 734-4133

Other Information
Zip Code(s) 61054           Rep Dist           73                           
                            Senate Dist        37                           
                            Congressional Dist 17    16         


Remarks
Village E-mail: mmvp@essex1.com.  Village Website 
- www.mtmorrisil.com.

Last updated 11/18/2013
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