Dunham Township

107 Airport Rd, , Harvard, Illinois 60033
815-943-4444 | |

Highway Department

Some of the many tasks of the Highway Department:

    • Maintain, patch and repair township roads
    • Resurface the township roads
    • Trim and remove trees
    • Plow snow and spread ice control over 44 miles
    • Mowing of the township right away
    • Provide and maintain street lighting and road signs
    • Maintain waterways
    • Issue permits for the installation of culverts, driveways and overweight vehicles
    • Maintain culverts
  • Participates in the Adopt A Road and Neighborhood Watch Programs ( please Contact Dave Nolan if you are interested in either of these programs)  Call 815-943-5751 or 815-482-5558


If you notice a tree down, sign missing, potholes, street lights out and/or litter on the roadways, etc. please contact Dave Nolan at 815-943-5751 or 815-482-5558 Thank you.


 The Highway department  recently purchased  a new Pick up truck and an used service truck.

The bond referendum passed with voter approval. You will be kept updated on how the funds are used.  The information will be found on this tab. Thank you again for voting yes. 

MCDOT  launched a online portal to report County highway issues.

To report an issue visit www.mchenrycountydot.org and click on Report a Concern.


Daily road conditions for the State of Illinois are under the Links portion of our website. 

  Are you interested in keeping the roads where you call home clean and litter free?  Contact Dave Nolan in regards to the Adopt the Road Program, at 815-943-5751 or 815-482-5558.

Thank you to the Sheriff for continuing the Inmate road crew program. The corrections department was at the township for a week. The roadways and right of ways are now litter free.  Thank you again.

Please be aware of plowing  and road maintenance happening in the township.