Highway Office
15487 N State Hwy 1
Marshall, IL 62441

Office Hours
7:00am - 4:00pm
Monday - Friday


Phone:(217) 826-8056
(217) 826-5694



         County Engineer

      Dallas Richardson

     Appointed Oct 12, 2009




Dallas grew up in Annapolis, IL and went to school in Hutsonville, graduating in 1997. He then attended the University of Illinois, graduating in 2001 with a bachelorís of science in engineering.
After college, he was employed with a consulting firm The Farnsworth Group for almost eight years. He worked in St. Louis, Bloomington and Effingham, with the majority of his time in Effingham.

Public Disclosure of Total Compensation




It is the responsibility of the Highway department to construct, maintain and repair all of the county-owned roads and bridges encompassing the 165 miles that make up the county road system. In addition, the department assists the 15 townships in construction and maintenance of their 785 miles of township highways and 115 township bridges. The Department also provides engineering and administers Township Motor Fuel Tax Funds and Township Bridge Funds for the 15 road districts in Clark County. County Highway Engineer Dallas Richardson also may close or open county roads during the winter per County Board Resolution.

Typical maintenance activities include:

Sealcoat: Oil & Chip
Pothole Patching
Culvert Repairs & Replacements
Shoulder Repairs
Sign Maintenance

Tree and Brush Trimming
Regrading Ditches
Mowing County Right-of-Ways
Snow and Ice Removal



 The Clark County Highway Department is accepting bids for a 2013 John Deere 6140D tractor.  Sealed bids will be received at the Clark County Highway Department; 15487 N State Highway 1; Marshall, IL 62441 until 10 A.M. on the 22nd day of February 2017.  Bids will be opened and read February 22nd at 10 A.M. at the Clark County Highway Department.

   The tractor can be viewed by appointment at the Clark County Highway Department; 15487 N State Highway 1; Marshall, IL 62441.  Call to schedule appointment at (217) 826-8056.  The published minimum bid is $35,000. 

   Clark County, in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois, hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively insure that the contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement will be awarded to the highest responsible bidder without discrimination on the grounds of race, color or national origin.

   The Clark County Highway Department reserves the right to reject any and all bids, to waive any informalities and technicalities, and to accept the bid, which in its determination best serves the needs of Clark County, Illinois.

Dallas W. Richardson, P.E.
Clark County Engineer


Road Bulletins

2017 County Road Postings

Roads OPEN

If you have a
January Corn Contract
please call the office at
(217) 826-8056

Check with Township
Highway Commissioners




Highway Photos

Wild Winter of 2014

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