Counties
Jersey County
District: 8
County Engineer: Tom Klasner
Appointment Date: 1/1/2003
Address: 722 State Highway 16
Jerseyville, IL 62052
Telephone: (618) 498-9074
Fax: (618) 498-7921
Email: tklasner@jerseycounty-il.us


Engineer Bio:
Tom received his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville in 1988. He worked in private consulting for 14 years prior to being appointed Jersey County Engineer in 2003.


County Background:
Tom received his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville in 1988. He worked for Heneghan and Associates P.C. from 1988 to 1994 and with Juneau Associates, Inc. from 1994 to 2002. He became County Engineer for Jersey County in 2003. He is a registered Professional Engineer in Illinois and Missouri. Tom served as President of the Illinois Association of County Engineers in 2012. He has been active on many committees with the association including presently serving as the Illinois Director on the National Association of County Engineers (NACE) board. Tom and his wife Michelle have 3 boys. They enjoy attending their kidsí activities and traveling.


County Population: 22985
Land Area (Sq. Miles): 377
Assessed Valuation: 347206012
State Highway Mileage: 99
County Highway Mileage: 120
Township Highway Mileage: 379
Municipal Highway Mileage: 105
County Seat: Jerseyville
State House District(s): 100, 111
State Senate District(s): 50, 56
U.S. Congressional Distict(s): 13


Past Engineers
NameStartFinish
Charles Warren12/2/19134/7/1924
Eugene Witt10/1/19244/1/1952
William Paxton Witt4/21/195210/30/1955
George C. Clausen7/1/19576/30/1973
Jimmie L. Hill7/1/19731/1/2003