Township Highway Commissioners of ILLINOIS

3217 Northfield Drive, Springfield, IL 62702

Monticello Township, Piatt County

Serving as Highway Commissioner

Charlie Montgomery

Highway Department Employees

Alan Sprinkle

Mike Hammerschmidt

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
  • Purchasing row crops for snow barriers

Highway Department Contact Information:

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

Monticello, IL 61856

217-762-7524 (office)

217-202-6198 (cell)

E-Mail Address:

Visit us online:

Find Us On Facebook @ Monticello IL Township Highway Department


2018 Monticello Township Highway Department (Planned) Road Projects and Community Service Events;
  • Replace box culvert on 1765N  (Millers Cabin Curve Box Culvert) 
  • Rebuild 1 mile of 1200E between 1300N & 1400N
  • Rebuild 1 mile of 1400E between 1700N & 1800N
  • MTHD / City of Monticello Spring & Fall Cleanup for City of Monticello & Monticello Township rural residents
  • Annual First State Bank / Piatt County Farm Bureau / MTHD Residential Confidential On-Site Paper Shred Day
  • Annual Summer Joint Township Oil and Chip Seal Work

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.
(Four-Ten Hour Work Days)

Balance of Year  November 1 thru April 30th 7:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.