Counties
Tazewell County
District: 4
County Engineer: Craig Fink
Appointment Date: 4/21/2014
Address: 21308 Illinois Rte. 9
Tremont, IL 61568
Telephone: (309) 925-5532
Fax: (309) 925-5533
Email: cfink@tazewell.com


Engineer Bio:
Craig received a B.S. in Agricultural Engineering and a B.S. in Agricultural Science from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana in 1986. He worked as a technician, engineer and assistant county engineer for Logan County from 1986 until 1997, at which time he was appointed County Engineer for DeWitt County.


County Background:
Established on January 31, 1827, Tazewell County is named after Lyttleton W. Tazewell, an eminent lawyer, Governor, Representative in Congress, and United States Senator from Virginia. He served in that position until 2014 when he was appointed County Engineer for Tazewell County.


County Population: 135394
Land Area (Sq. Miles): 651
Assessed Valuation: 2415184367
State Highway Mileage: 177
County Highway Mileage: 202
Township Highway Mileage: 831
Municipal Highway Mileage: 542
County Seat: Pekin
State House District(s): 87, 88, 91
State Senate District(s): 44, 46
U.S. Congressional Distict(s): 18


Past Engineers
NameStartFinish
F.S. Cook1/1/191412/9/1919
E. Mitchell4/1/192011/14/1956
Edwin E. Mitchell12/12/195611/30/1977
Terry L. Gardner12/1/197711/30/1988
Norman W. Johansen6/1/198911/30/2005
John Anderson1/3/20063/27/2014