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WELCOME TO MONROE COUNTY, ILLINOIS

EARLY VOTING

Early Voting for the November 6, 2018 election begins this Thursday, September 27, 2018 and ends Monday, November 5, 2018.

Location: Monroe County Clerk’s Office.

Hours: M-F, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm everyday except holidays.  We will also be open on Saturday, October 27, 2018 and Saturday, November 3, 2018 from 9:00 am – noon.

The last day to register to vote prior to the election is October 9, 2018.

Click here for sample ballot.


2017 TAX BILLS

The Treasurer’s Office anticipates mailing tax bills in late November of 2018 for the 2017 tax year.  The due dates will probably be in January and February of 2019.  The Treasurer’s Office will finalize the due dates once it receives the tax cycle later this fall.

Welcome to Monroe County, Illinois

The lush rolling hills and fertile farmland in Monroe County make it a wonderful location to raise a family. With a population of just under 34,000, it boasts numerous picturesque communities including the larger towns of Columbia, Waterloo (county seat), Valmeyer, Hecker, as well as other smaller quaint villages such as Maeystown and Fults.

Founded in 1816 and named for James Monroe, Monroe County is located in Southwest Illinois and is bordered on the west by the Mississippi river. Geographically the county is located just 11 miles to the south east of St. Louis Missouri.

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