New Resident Resources

Welcome to the Village of Ridge Farm.  Life here is enhanced by the preservation of our local history and the enjoyment of today.  Our community combines agriculture, industry, history, civic activities, recreation and countless other events for a wholesome and fulfilled lifestyle, making it an ideal place to raise a family and grow your business.

The following information should help ease the transition of moving into the area for new residents.


Electric Service

Ameren Illinois provides Gas and Electric service to the Village of Ridge Farm. Contact them directly to set up service in your home.

The Village of Ridge Farm is part of the municipal aggregation program to offer electric savings to our community members through the Homefield Energy Program. Contact Homefield energy with questions or to enroll to take advantage of the low flat rates offered to Ridge Farm residents at 1-844-351-7691


Waste Haulers

Crane Roll Off
Phone Number: 217-431-1616

B&W Disposal (formerly known as People's Choice)                                                                                                                    Phone Number: 217-427-2603

Allied Waste/Republic Services
Phone Number: 217-442-8139


Water Utilities

Please contact village hall at 217-247-2239 for an appointment to start water service. Village Hall is located at 15 W Woodyard, across the street from the post office.


Local Schools

Georgetown-Ridge Farm CUSD #4


Cable and Internet Providers

Comcast Xfinity provides a range of services.


Frequently Asked Questions

How do I sign up to receive Alerts and News & Notices?

Simply click the "Subscribe" button located on the left. Fill out the brief form with your preferred contact information and click submit

Where do I go to vote?

All City elections are conducted by the Village of Ridge Farm please visit the elections page for locations and upcoming election information.