Wood River Township

49 S. 9th Street, , East Alton, Illinois 62024
(618) 259-2366 | |

Wood River Township

Circuit Breaker  Walk in Monday - Thursday from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. at the Township Clerk's Office.  Call first for availability.

Notary Public   Available at any WR Township office for Township residents free of charge.

Exemptions & Freezes   Look at the back of your tax bill for exemptions and freezes and if you qualify.  The Assessor's Office has forms and can assist you in filing.

Brush Pickup   Township residents may call between 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday at the Highway Dept. (259-2490) to schedule pickup for paper bags of yard waste and limbs on Thursdays and Fridays.

Dumpster Location is at the WRT Highway Department Open to Wood River Township residents (no contractors) may drop off certain items at the dump located at 1010 8th Street, in Cottage Hills, on Mondays 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and Fridays 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. No electronics, no EPA regulated items.

General Assistance   Township residents with little or no income and who meet certain requirements may apply at the Supervisor's Office for help with rent, utilities and/or groceries.

Monthly Board Meeting Agenda   We would like to fulfill our campaign promise to openly communicate with the public's desire to review all minutes of monthly board meetings.  These can be obtained at the Township Clerk's Office.  Every Board Member believes this format of communication with Township residents is a good idea.