Road Maintenance

Road Closure

Countyline Road will be closed from Route 126 to Walker Road and Indian Boundary on June 28, 2017 from 6:30am to 8:00pm. Sony/Amazon will be filming its upcoming Anthology, Phillip K Dick’s “Electric Dreams” at the intersection of S. County Line Rd.  Wheeler / Renwick Rd on this day.

Motorists impacted by this Road Closure can use two (2) established, marked Detour Routs along either Ridge Road or Drauden Road. View map here: PLAINFIELD COUNTY LINE ROAD.tcp (1).pdf

  • South bound traffic will be detoured Walker Road Wet to Ridge north to 126,  or Indian Boundary NE to Renwick Road East to Drauden North to 126.
  • North bound traffic will follow detours to Ridge Road or Drauden.


Community News Alert

The Highway Department is working to prevent vandalism of the Renwick Road Bridge. 24 hr video surveillance has been added to deter criminal activity. Graffiti is expensive to remove and ultimately costs you, the taxpayer. Please help by reporting trespassing to the WC Sheriff at 815.727.8575. Then email the Hwy Dept at Guilty parties and/or their guardians will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law, including payment of cleanup expenses.


Blacktop and Pot Hole Repairs

Pothole and cold patach work has been done throughout the entire Township Road District.

Mowing & Trash Pickup

All road easements are mowed and cleared of trash.  This is an ongoing project through November.


Please note: Not all roads within the Township are under the jurisdiction of the Plainfield Township Highway Department.  This makes it confusing for some residents who are trying to get information and service.  If you have questions, please call 815-436-6090.  Your questions will be handled, or you will be directed to the proper State, County, local City or Village agency that is responsible.