Counties
Clinton County
District: 8
County Engineer: Daniel L. Behrens
Appointment Date: 6/24/2006
Address: P.O. Box 188
Carlyle, IL 62231
Telephone: (618) 594-2224
Fax: (618) 594-2228
Email: highway@clintonco.illinois.gov


Engineer Bio:
Dan received his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Southern Illinois University Carbondale in 1990. He worked for a consulting engineering firm until he was hired as the assistant County Engineer for Clinton County in 1999. He was appointed as County Engineer for Clinton County in 2006.


County Background:
Originally part of Washington County, Clinton County was established on December 27, 1824. The County is named after DeWitt Clinton, a distinguished lawyer, financier and statesman, Mayor of the city and governor of the State of New York, United States Senator and chief promoter of the Erie Canal.


County Population: 37762
Land Area (Sq. Miles): 498
Assessed Valuation: 722733709
State Highway Mileage: 130
County Highway Mileage: 117
Township Highway Mileage: 643
Municipal Highway Mileage: 156
County Seat: Carlyle
State House District(s): 107, 108
State Senate District(s): 54
U.S. Congressional Distict(s): 15


Past Engineers
NameStartFinish
John T. Goldsmith12/23/19137/27/1944
Warren B. Doodell7/28/19448/14/1945
James G. Cooney8/15/19453/30/1958
Albert E. Stallings4/7/19586/1/1976
Ronald C. Mitchell1/1/19776/23/2006