Counties
Champaign County
District: 5
County Engineer: Jeff Blue
Appointment Date: 10/12/2004
Address: 1605 East Main Street
Urbana, IL 61802
Telephone: (217) 384-3800
Fax: (217) 328-5148
Email: jblue@co.champaign.il.us


Engineer Bio:
Jeff Blue graduated 1989 BSCE University Of Illinois Urbana Champaign Assistant County Engineer Macon County Illinois 1990-1993 Field Engineer Champaign County Illinois 1993-1994 County Engineer Waseca County Minnesota 1994-2004 County Engineer Champaign County Illinois 2004 - Present Professional Engineer in Illinois and Minnesota Active member of the National Association of County Engineers Served the offices of Secretary, Treasurer, and Vice President for the Minnesota County Engineers Association before moving back to Illinois Chairman of the NACE delegation for the National Committee on Uniform Traffic Control Devices


County Background:
Established on February 20, 1833, Champaign County adopted its name from a county in the neighboring state of Ohio, through the influence of emigrants from that state.


County Population: 201081
Land Area (Sq. Miles): 988
Assessed Valuation: 2001989746
State Highway Mileage: 321
County Highway Mileage: 200
Township Highway Mileage: 1600
Municipal Highway Mileage: 562
County Seat: Urbana
State House District(s): 102, 103, 104
State Senate District(s): 51, 52
U.S. Congressional Distict(s): 15


Past Engineers
NameStartFinish
George C. Fairclo12/2/19133/11/1920
R.F. Fisher3/12/19204/24/1963
Lloyde F. Petticrew4/24/19634/30/1967
Glen M. Cougill5/1/19679/15/1988
Terry L. Gardner12/1/19888/24/1996
Dennis Unzicker3/9/19977/1/2004