Mt. Vernon Township, Jefferson Co.



Welcome to Mt. Vernon Township webpage. Please feel free to scroll through our webpage, and get to know the process of all the tasks we perform through out the year.  Check back to view our calendar of events, so that you will know what roads are currently being worked on, will be worked on, or/and temporarily closed, so that we may help you make your day easier.  Highway Commissioner Kenny Hayes  can be reached at 618 244 0045; email Fax 618 244 2411.



Maintaining township roads, signage, and R.O.W. drainage. Also, maintaining mowing along township roads.
The Illinois Constitution of 1848 gave voters in each county the opportunity to adopt Township Government. Today 85 of 102 counties operate under the township form of government and the 1432 townships serve more than 8 million citizens.
HOURS open:
Monday- 7:00AM to 3:30PM
Tuesday- 7:00AM to 3:30PM
Wednesday- 7:00AM to 3:30PM
Thursday- 7:00AM to 3:30PM
Friday- 7:00AM to 3:30PM
Saturday- CLOSED
Sunday- CLOSED
*** Closed on all Federal Holidays