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City services encompass a wide range of essential functions provided to residents, visitors, and businesses. Common city services include:

  1. Public Safety: This includes police and fire services, emergency medical services, and disaster response. These services are responsible for maintaining law and order, emergency response, and ensuring public safety.

  2. Utilities: The city manages essential utilities for water supply, wastewater treatment.  We work closely with other utility providers including JCE-CO-OP, Mediacom, iFiber and brightspeed to help maintain communication, electricity, and gas services. These services ensure that residents have access to clean water, reliable energy, and proper waste disposal.

  3. Sanitation and Waste Management: Municipalities are responsible for collecting and disposing of garbage, recycling, and organic waste. Savanna is currently contracted with republic services for curbside garbage and recycling pick up.

  4. Parks and Recreation: The Savanna Park District maintains parks, playgrounds, the savanna public pool to promote physical activity, leisure, and community engagement.

  5. Street Maintenance and Infrastructure: This includes road repair, street cleaning, sidewalk maintenance, and other infrastructure assets often located under or along side roadways.

  6. Zoning and Land Use Planning: The city has adopted zoning regulations and land use policies to guide and ensure orderly development.

  7. Permitting and Licensing: The city reviews permits and licenses for various activities such as construction, business operations, events, and much more.  This helps improve and maintain quality control, safety and fair operation of unique activities throughout town.