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Text the Village of Harristown

Skip a phone call and use your mobile phone's text messaging service to find information and report issues on the go. No app downloads required!


Find answers to Questions

You can send a text message to the village using simple keywords to find information such as: OFFICE HOURS, BUILDING PERMIT, ORDINANCES, BILL PAY, ZONING, ETC.

Report Issues

Easily report an issue to the Village by texting REPORT or an issue-specific keyword such as: CODE VIOLATION, TREE DOWN, WATER LEAK, TALL GRASS, or POTHOLE.

24/7 Texting Service

Smart texting technology identifies keywords texted in to provide immediate assistance. It can relay information back to you or guide you through a few steps to complete a report.

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To: 217-963-7177


Receive Alerts

TextMyGov also gives you an option to receive notifications from the Village, such as emergency information, road closures, water outages, and more.

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Text HARRISTOWNALERTS to 91896to opt-in.

What to Expect:
▪ After the initial keyword is sent to join the text message notification list, you will
receive a confirmation message asking you to reply YES to verify opt-in.

▪ You can text STOP at any time to remove yourself from the notification list.





Please Note:
  • This is not a monitored phone number.
  • We are constantly updating the options and keywords, so let us know if something is missing.
  • If you have a health or police emergency please dial 911 or the Macon County Sherrif at 217-424-1321.