Property Maintenance Department

Department Overview

The Property Maintenance Department enforces all matters dealing with illegal parking on private property, inoperable or unlicensed vehicles, accumulation of trash or debris, grass / weeds growth, graffiti, and a variety of other exterior property maintenance issues.

There are three ways you can make a property nuisance complaint:

  • You can make a complaint by calling the Property Maintenance Department at 217/892-6840.
  • You can fill out and submit our on-line Nuisance Complaint Form.
  • You can download a paper copy of the Nuisance Complaint Form, fill it out and bring it into our offices located at the Municipal Building, 333 S. Tanner St., Rantoul, Illinois 61866.


The Village of Rantoul along with Area Waste hosts an annual Free Clean-Up day to allow residents to dispose of large bulky items for free.  This year's event is Saturday, JUNE 10, 2023.  Only Rantoul residents who pay for garbage service on their Rantoul Utility Bill can participate.  Please click on the 2023 Clean Up Day link for more information as to the location and times for this event.


However, Rantoul residents are eligible to take their unwanted electronics items to the Champaign County electronics recycling events. Two Residential Electronics Collection (REC) events will take place at Parkland College this year, on May 20, 2023 and the Fall date is to be determined. Residents must advance register online at:  At this website, residents will select an available 15-minute timeslot during which they plan to arrive at the REC.  Online registration for the May 20th event starts on Monday, April 17, 2023,
E-Guide with Year-Round Electronics Recycling Options


Register to Attend the Household Hazardous Waste Collection on Saturday, April 15, 2023

The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency will sponsor a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection on Saturday, April 15, 2023 in Champaign. Complete information about the location of the IEPA-sponsored One-Day HHW Collection is available on the advance registration website at In order to provide more efficient drop-off experience at the HHW collection, the hazardous waste contractor will provide additional drop-off lines, more staff, and fewer residents will be registered in each time slot.

Each Resident Must Reserve an Appointment to Attend

The IEPA-sponsored One-Day HHW Collection event is open to all Illinois residents. Each resident who plans to attend the collection event MUST reserve a 15-minute appointment time in order to attend the collection event. The registration website is  Act soon! Available appointment times are filling up fast.

To register online, click on “Book Now” and you will see remaining  15-minute time slots under “Sat, April 15”.  Select one of the available 15-minute time slots and then enter the required information. Once you provide all of the requested information,  you will automatically receive a confirmation email and/or text.  (If you do not automatically receive a confirmation email and/or text, then your registration is not complete. Please go back and review it and make sure you are not missing anything.) 

Items NOT to Bring to the HHW Collection: Latex paint! Please do not bring latex paint, also referred to as water-based paint. 

Latex paint is not considered a hazardous waste and latex paint WILL NOT be accepted at the collection. 

HHW Items to Bring to the HHW Collection

Please review the list below regarding what items will be accepted at the collection event. Feel free to contact the Champaign County Recycling Coordinator if you still have a question about whether or not a material or item will be accepted.   

If you have questions about attending the One-Day HHW Collection, or would like assistance in reserving a 15-minute appointment time, please notify the Champaign County Recycling Coordinator at (217) 819-4127.