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Playground Barn Raising

Williamsfield's playground "barn-raising" is one of four finalists for the Governor's Cup! Read more...

Playground Competes for Governor's Cup


Local lake community, Happy Hollow, makes road impassable and traps some residents. 

Dam Breaks, Sinkhole at Happy Hollow

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The Village will convene a public hearing on June 3, 2019 at 6:00 pm to hear public comment on a proposed property exchange.

Notice of Public Hearing

Solar Panel Installation

The Illinois Power Agency approved Williamsfield as one of several area towns for solar energy credits. Read more

Energy Projects Coming to Williamsfield

Glasses of Water

On April 1, 2019, the Village Board voted to raise water rates to partially fund infrastructure upgrade. Read the Weekly Post article.

Billtown Board Raises Water Rates


Williamsfield’s small but steady enrollment and strong tax base contribute to student achievement. August 13, 2018

Peoria Journal Star


OSF closes Williamsfield clinic. August 25, 2017

Galesburg Register Mail


Impressive community response leads to $5,000 for the Williamsfield Ag Department. See WGIL reporting.

$5,000 Awarded to Williamsfield Ag Program

Softball Equipment

Regional softball champs, ROWVA/Williamsfield, persevere over Stark County with 10 run rule in the 6th.

ROWVA/Williamsfield Regional Softball Champs!

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Local author and song writer, Stephanie DeWitt, visits ROWVA to discuss writing. See books and newspaper article.

Williamsfield Author, Song Writer Addresses Students

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Coming soon to Williamsfield! Read the Knoxville Bulletin about the aspirations behind the food pantry and updates.

Williamsfield Food Pantry

Iron Tap

$500,000 awarded to Williamsfield to replace water main lines, fire hydrants, valves. January 2019

Williamsfield Wins Infrastructure Grant


Modern barn raising ties ag heritage to play. June 14, 2018



Residents credit long-term stability to the town’s safety, location and schools.

Williamsfield Bucks Small Town Trends

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