The Fayette County Highway Department is responsible for the construction and maintenance of the county highway system, which includes 167 miles of highway and 51 bridges. We provide various engineering services to the 20 townships which maintain 1,100 miles of roadway and 200 bridges. We provide additional assistance to the townships by administering the Township Bridge and Township Motor Fuel Tax programs.
Township Road Commissioners
For questions or comments about township roads, please contact the appropriate Township Road Commissioner from the following list.
| Township|| Road Commissioner|| Phone Number|
|Bear Grove||Gary Haupt||618-326-7445|
|Bowling Green||Rusty Rosenberger||217-827-4115|
|Kaskaskia||Jerry D. Mays||618-292-2913|
|Lone Grove||Dane Harpster||618-349-8332|
|Loudon||Robert (Mark) Reed||618-487-5282|
|North Hurricane||Merle Saunders||217-823-2150|
|Pope||C. Wesley Cain||618-381-4806|
|South Hurricane||Zach England||618-267-2439|
- For questions or comments about state routes, including winter road conditions, contact the Illinois Department of Transportation in Effingham at 217-342-3951 or visit their website.
- Review the Fayette County Sub-Division Ordinance and Set-Back Regulations.