(60 ILCS 1/5-75)
Township co-extensive with city or village.
When, in any county
under township organization, there is any territory co-extensive with the
limits of a city or village situated in the county and not included within any
organized township, that territory shall constitute a township by the name of
the city or village. All provisions of this Code shall apply to the township so
constituted, the same as if it had been organized under this Article in the
case of the organization of new townships.
(Source: P.A. 82-783; 88-62.)