Toys for Tots
The Supervisor’s Office will once again be participating in the Toys for Tots Program which assists children 12 years of age and younger. See Press Release Here. The United States Marine Corps Reserves sponsors this program and will provide at least one toy per child.
The following documents are required when submitting the application:
• Completed Application Toy for Tots Individual Application for families WORD Toy for Tots Individual Application for families 2023 PDF
• Picture ID (as proof of identity).
• Birth certificate or immunization records for EACH child.
• Utility bill, paystub or piece of mail that shows your current address (as proof of residency in Will County).
• Government assistance paperwork per your listing above (as proof of eligibility).
The application and requested documents must be returned to our office in person on or before December 1, 2023 between 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Applications received after that date cannot be accepted.
All toys will be available for pick up Wednesday, December 20, 2023 between 8:00 am -3:00 pm. A reminder call will be made, or an email sent a day or two prior to pick up.
Home Energy Assistance Program
WCCCC will be taking applications at Plainfield Township on the following dates:
October 20, November 17, December 15, January 19, February 16, March 15, April 19
From 1:00pm-3:00pm or until the daily sign-in sheet is full (whichever comes first).
For more information please call 815-722-0722 or visit www.wcccc.net
A message from the Supervisor
It is my honor and privilege to welcome you to Plainfield Township.
For 171 years, Plainfield Township has served the township residents with services and programs such as general assistance, senior and youth services, and community programs.
Plainfield Township operates a Senior Shuttle bus, a cemetery, assesses property through the Township Assessor’s office and, has partnered with 501 (c) (3) charities to expand services to our residents. The Plainfield Township Highway Department maintains 44 miles of roads and three bridges.
In 1850, the U.S. Census data showed the population of Plainfield Township at 1,092 residents. Today, an estimated population in the Township is 81,778 and an assessed property value of $2,123,997,087.00.
From our inception to today, our main objective is still the same; to serve the residents.
As we move forward into a new chapter for Plainfield Township, I look forward to being actively involved in the community to serve the needs of our Township. My staff and I are committed to the needs of all our community in an inclusive environment.
Supervisor Al Tinsley
Verify Residency Within Plainfield Township And/Or Will County
Established in 1850, Plainfield Township government serves the 80,000 residents in the Illinois villages of Plainfield, Joliet, Romeoville and Crest Hill. Plainfield Township’s boundaries run to the North by 135th Street, to the South by Theodore Street, to the East by Gaylord Road and to the West by County Line Road.