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Highway Department

  • Planning
  • Design
  • Construction
  • Maintenance
  • Oiling and chipping
  • Snow removal
  • Engineering for local government projects
  • Collaboration with municipal and road district jurisdictions in Monroe County regarding road improvements
  • Collaboration with the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) regarding road improvements

Employment Opportunities

To apply for employment, please complete an employment application.

The Monroe County Highway Department is responsible for the following Highways within its jurisdiction:

  • Co. Hwy . #1 – Kaskaskia Road – IL Rte 3 to Renault (FAS 856)
    VV Road – Renault to Ames Road
  • Co. Hwy.  #2 – Floraville Road (FAS 850)
    Rogers Street – Hamacher to Country Club Lane (FAS 850)
    Country Club Lane – Rogers Street to Illinois Route 3 (FAS 850)
  • Co. Hwy . #3 – Bluff Road (S) (FAS 1857)
  • Co. Hwy . #4 – Kaskaskia Road – Renault to Bluff Road (FAS 856)
  • Co. Hwy . #5 – Ames Road (FAS 857)
  • Co. Hwy.  #6 – Bluff Road (N) (FAS 1857)
    Palmer Road to Illinois Route 3 (FAU 9300)
  • Co. Hwy . #7 – Maeystown Road – Waterloo to Bluff Road (FAS 855)
  • Co. Hwy . #8 – Hanover Road (FAS 854)
  • Co. Hwy.  #9 – G Road – Renault to Bluff Road
  • Co. Hwy. #10 – JJ Road Connector
  • Co. Hwy. #11 – Woodland Ridge
  • Co. Hwy. #12 – Old IL Rte 156 – Meyer Avenue to West Road

The Highway Department is not responsible for all county roads. Refer to the Monroe County Jurisdictional Map for your road commissioner.

For more information on jurisdictions state-wide, please refer to the Road District Responsibility Map.

Monroe County Road District Commissioners and Clerks

1. Walter "Wally" Gregson5141 Beck RoadRed Bud62278830-1757
Edward Stellhorn5602 State Route 159Red Bud62278473-2243
2. George Gregson6505 K RoadWaterloo62298977-2728
Kevin Poetker1060 Gilmore Lake RoadWaterloo62298939-6394
3. Patrick Doyle6370 Crook RoadWaterloo62298340-0355
Kerry Kelley5258 State Route 3Waterloo62298939-7312
4. Scott Mudd3015 Carr RoadRed Bud62278458-7283
Brian Leonard6945 White Pine LaneRed Bud62278282-3375
5. Edward Breeding, Sr.4155 FF RoadColumbia62236281-7990
Charlotte Barker741 Hill Castle RoadColumbia62236281-4081
6. Richard Heine8243 Todd LaneWaterloo62298939-1758
Janet Trost3004 HH RoadWaterloo62298939-7587
7. Don Voelker4040 KK RoadWaterloo62298458-7058
Heidi Ruwald3666 KK RoadWaterloo62298458-6562
8. Leroy Brandt3832 Brandt RoadFults62244458-6668
Robert Schmidt3848 Kaskaskia RoadFults62244458-7725
9. Jason Niebruegge2274 Turkey Ridge EstatesWaterloo62298340-0462
Kurt Killy1525 Herbst RoadWaterloo62298223-3125
10. Randy Scheibe621 KK RoadValmeyer 62295972-7865
Aaron Scheibe1036 Mitchie RoadValmeyer62295972-6695

Contact Highway Department

Aaron Metzger, P.E. County Engineer

901 Illinois Avenue, Suite B, Waterloo, IL 62298
Tel: 618-939-8682, Fax: 618-939-4191, highway@monroecountyil.gov
Monday – Friday 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
After hours emergency? Call Dispatch @ 618-939-8681 ext. 243