Fulton County
District: 4
County Engineer: Nicole L. Darling
Appointment Date: 2/12/2014
Address: 430 E. Oak Street
Canton, IL 61520-3155
Telephone: (309) 647-0351
Fax: (309) 647-2519

Engineer Bio:
Ms. Darling earned her bachelorís of science in Civil Engineering from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale in 2004. While in college, Nicole worked for the Illinois Department of Transportation gaining valuable experience in highway materials and construction management. After working in the private sector, she came to Fulton County as their Design & Construction Engineer. While in that position, she oversaw federal and state funded projects until being promoted to Assistant County Engineer in 2011, and then County Engineer in 2014. Nicole resides in northern Fulton County where she is active in various community organizations.

County Background:
Fulton County, part of the Military Land Tract, was established in 1823 and is named for Robert Fulton, inventor of the steamboat. Fulton County is known as the Heart of Spoon River Country. With the Illinois River on the eastern border, the Spoon River meanders through this beautiful County.

County Population: 37069
Land Area (Sq. Miles): 874
Assessed Valuation: 308206808
State Highway Mileage: 214
County Highway Mileage: 226
Township Highway Mileage: 894
Municipal Highway Mileage: 198
County Seat: Lewistown
State House District(s): 91, 93
State Senate District(s): 46, 47
U.S. Congressional Distict(s): 17

Past Engineers
E.F. Motsinger12/1/19139/13/1932
Edson C. VanSickle9/14/193212/31/1953
Edward B. Sexton1/1/19543/9/1966
Charles E. Sandberg4/26/19672/12/1979
Robert E. Pedigo7/23/19796/16/1986
Wesley Rust10/1/198611/11/1989
Robert E. Pedigo7/1/19906/30/2002
William C. Kuhn10/15/200210/1/2013