Counties
Christian County
District: 6
County Engineer: Clifford D. Frye
Appointment Date: 4/11/1989
Address: 1000 N. Cheney Street
Taylorville, IL 62568
Telephone: (217) 824-2606
Fax: (217) 824-2913
Email: cfrye@christiancohwy.com


Engineer Bio:
Cliff received his B.S. in Ocean Engineering from Florida Institute of Technology in 1983. He worked as a construction engineer at Marble Hill Nuclear Power Station through 1983. In 1984, he joined the private consulting firm of Greene and Bradford, Inc. of Springfield, IL. In 1985, he was appointed Assistant County Engineer for Christian County. He has been County Engineer in Christian County since 1989.


County Background:
Established on February15, 1839, Christian County was originally known as Dane County. The County adopted its name from a county in the neighboring state of Kentucky, through the influence of emigrants from that state.


County Population: 34800
Land Area (Sq. Miles): 708
Assessed Valuation: 419022663
State Highway Mileage: 125
County Highway Mileage: 158
Township Highway Mileage: 1117
Municipal Highway Mileage: 191
County Seat: Taylorville
State House District(s): 95,96
State Senate District(s): 48
U.S. Congressional Distict(s): 17, 19


Past Engineers
NameStartFinish
A.C. Stanfield12/16/19136/9/1914
J.S. Michel7/22/19143/31/1920
John DeBrun, Jr.4/1/19203/11/1924
Boyd H. Dappert3/12/192412/31/1936
Carl Royer1/1/19374/30/1977
Nicholas Szabo5/1/19774/10/1989