Woodford County Government

Woodford County Board

The Woodford County Board consists of 15 democratically elected members, five from three districts, who must be voted into office every four years. The board members serve as representatives to their Woodford County districts. A Chairman is elected every two years from within the body.  

Woodford County operates under the township form of county government. As the legislative element, the County Board is responsible for adopting all Ordinances for the governance of Woodford County; establishing budget for several funds as well as levying taxes, promulgating policies, rules and regulations for the management of County operations.

The County Board has five (6) standing committees, which meet regularly once each month. Committee appointments are made by the Chairman, with the concurrence of the County Board. These committee, their members, and respective chairpersons are detailed below.  The Woodford County Board meets regularly at 6:30 p.m. the third Tuesday of each month at the Woodford County Government Building.


Finance and Economic Development
    Hinrichsen (Chairman), Whitaker, Krug, Janssen, and Rocke

Road and Bridge
    Logan (Chairman), Delaney, Janssen, Rokey, and Huser

Public Safety
    Rocke(Chairman),Martin, Backer, Krug, and Pille

County Offices
   Pille (Chairman), Martin, Backer, Cremeens, and Hinrichsen


Conservation, Planning & Zoning
    Huser (Chairman), Cotton, Delaney, Rocke, and Rokey






Woodford County
1st Floor Courthouse
115 N. Main St., Ste. 103
Eureka, IL 61530

8:00 AM- 5:00PM

Monday - Friday

Fax: (309) 467-7351

Animal Control (309) 467-2911

Assessment Office (309) 467-3708

Circuit Clerk (309) 467-3312

Circuit Judge (309)467-2131

Coroner (309) 467-2375

County Board Office (309) 467-7343

County Coordinator (309) 467-7343

County Clerk & Recorder (309) 467-2822

ESDA (309) 923-6611

FOIA Freedom of Information Officer (309) 467-7343

Health Department (309) 467-3064

Highway Department (309) 923-2891

PIO (Public Information Officer (309) 467-7343

Probation (309) 467-3532

Public Defenders (309) 467-3213

Sheriff  Department (309) 467-2375

State's Attorney (309) 467-3212

Treasurer (309) 467-4621

Veteran's Administration (309) 467-2716

Zoning (309) 467-3023