Counties
McDonough County
District: 4
County Engineer: Jame "Rick" Walker
Appointment Date: 10/2/2017
Address: 204 S. Western Ave.
Macomb, IL 61455
Telephone: (309) 833-4196
Fax: (309) 837-1292
Email: rick@mcdonoughhighways.net


County Background:
Established on January 25, 1826, McDonough County is named after Thomas McDonough, a Commodore of the United States Navy, who commanded the fleet on Lake Champlain in a successful engagement with the British fleet, near Plattsburg, 1814.


County Population: 32788
Land Area (Sq. Miles): 584
Assessed Valuation: 373961398
State Highway Mileage: 102
County Highway Mileage: 180
Township Highway Mileage: 822
Municipal Highway Mileage: 155
County Seat: Macomb
State House District(s): 93
State Senate District(s): 47
U.S. Congressional Distict(s): 17


Past Engineers
NameStartFinish
James E. Vail6/1/19144/1/1915
W.M. Bonham4/1/19159/20/1918
Ray Spicer3/9/19236/13/1929
Philip Lewis6/14/19299/8/1942
Ray Spicer9/9/19422/28/1949
Robert G. Blackledge3/1/19495/1/1955
Milo D. Seckman5/2/195511/30/1975
Willard W. Williams12/1/19751/31/1986
Dan C. Ratermann2/1/19869/30/2001
Joshua K. Richardson9/1/20025/1/2005
Joshua K. Richardson9/1/20025/1/2005