Monticello Township, Piatt County

Serving as Highway Commissioner

Alan Sprinkle

Highway Department Employees

Mike Hammerschmidt

Jerry Wileaver

The Highway Commissioner is responsible for;

  • Construction, snow removal and maintenance of district roads
  • Financial actions
  • Reports
  • Care of equipment and property
  • Traffic control devices and signs
  • Administrative work
  • Personnel
  • Public Relations
  • Contracting
  • Purchasing, Leasing or Financing equipment

Highway Department Contact Information:

P.O. Box 557 / 832 E Old Rt 47

Monticello, IL 61856

217-762-7524 (office)

217-414-4194 (cell)

E-Mail Address:

Visit us online:

Find Us On Facebook @ Monticello IL Township Highway Department


2023 Monticello Township Highway Department (Planned) Road Projects and Community Service Events;

  • MTHD / City of Monticello Spring & Fall Cleanup for City of Monticello residents & Monticello Township rural residents
  • Annual Summer Joint Township Oil and Chip Seal Work
  • Complete road rebuilding of the two miles of 1300N, beginning at state route 105 going east
  • large culvert replacement on 1150 east rd. .
  • Ditching work where needed

Annual Axle Weight Posting      4 Tons Per Axle - February 1 to April 30

Summer Hours  May 1 thru October 31 - 6:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Monday thru Thursday
(Four-Ten Hour Work Days)

Balance of Year  November 1 thru April 30th 7:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.