Tazewell County - Washington
Welcome to the Washington Township of Tazewell County, Illinois website. We hope you find the information posted to be helpful in understanding various services and community assistance that we provide.
Working with Washington/Morton Taxi Service, we are excited to be a part of the $3 Senior (65+) Transportation program. Any mobile Washington Township senior resident can schedule transportation within the 61571 zip code for the reduced charge of $3 one way. For more information on this service, refer to the page entitled Reduced Cost Senior (65+) Transportation or telephone the taxi service at (309) 266-7433.
NEW NEW NEW - Disability Paratransit Service began August 1, 2022 for residents of Washington, ages 18 to 59. This new service is provided by CityLift of Peoria and sponsored by Washington Township and the City of Washington. CityLift will transport mobility challenged persons with disabilities to points within the Washington Urban area and to points in East Peoria and Peoria for a very reasonable price. Persons aged 60 and over already have access to similar transportation offered through the Central Illinois Agency on Aging transportation division based in Peoria. Please see the enclosed information, that includes a map of all transit providers in our area with phone numbers, plus a copy of the application that needs to be filled out and returned to the Township in order to ride the CityLift bus. Please refer to the page on the right titled Disability-Paratransit Service to access the information.
The levies for Washington Township and Washington Township Road District will be adopted at the regular meeting of the Board of Trustees on Wednesday, December 14 at 5 p.m.
They are now available for public viewing at the Township office during regular office hours.
Please keep in mind that we are here to serve you! If you have any questions at all, feel free to e-mail or call us Ph. 309-444-2987 and we'll be glad to assist you.
Sincerely, Jim Bremner, Township Supervisor
For matters involving Township Roads, contact the Highway Commissioner directly at (309)620-1783 or firstname.lastname@example.org
For matters involving property assessments, homestead exemptions & tax freezes, contact the Assessor's office at (309)444-4734 or email@example.com
For other Township matters including community assistance, you may contact the Supervisor's office at (309)444-2987 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Township Supervisor Jim Bremner can be reached directly at (309)256-7368 or email@example.com