Welcome to the Piatt County, Illinois Website.

COURTHOUSE HOURS:
Monday thru Friday: 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Closed Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on April 4, 2017, in the County of Piatt and State of Illinois, a CONSOLIDATED GENERAL ELECTION will be held for the offices listed below:

•  MUNICIPAL - MAYORS, PRESIDENTS, TRUSTEES, ALDERMEN, CLERKS, TREASURERS
•  TOWNSHIPS - SUPERVISORS, CLERKS, ASSESSORS, COMMISSIONERS, TRUSTEES
•  LIBRARY DISTRICTS - TRUSTEES
•  SCHOOL DISTRICTS - BOARD MEMBERS
•  COMMUNITY COLLEGES - TRUSTEES
•  REGIONAL BOARD OF SCHOOL TRUSTEES - TRUSTEES
•  FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICTS - TRUSTEES
•  PROPOSITION - CERRO GORDO SCHOOLS


VOTER REGISTRATION and EARLY VOTING for the April 4, 2017, Election is be conducted for all precincts in Piatt County at the County Clerk’s Office in the Courthouse, 101 W. Washington, Monticello.

The Piatt County Clerk's Office will be open for voter registration, early voting and grace period registration and voting Weekdays 8:30a.m.-4:30 p.m. through 7:00 p.m. on April 4 2017, and from 9:00 a.m. to noon, on Saturday April 1 2017.

Any voter validly registered in Piatt County may vote during the Early Voting Period after presenting proper identification which shows their current voter registration address.

Jennifer Harper
Piatt County Clerk

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NOTICE is hereby given, that on TUESDAY, APRIL 4, 2017, the following regularly established polling places will be open for voting from 6:00 AM to 7:00 PM:

   BEMENT 1Village of Bement Municipal Center, 148 W. Bodman, Bement
   BEMENT 2Village of Bement Municipal Center, 148 W. Bodman, Bement
   BLUE RIDGETown Hall, 116 E. Oliver, Mansfield
   CERRO GORDO 1Community Civic Center, 304 E. North St., Cerro Gordo
   CERRO GORDO 2LaPlace Auction House, Rte. 32, LaPlace
   CERRO GORDO 4Community Civic Center, 304 E. North St., Cerro Gordo
   GOOSE CREEKDeLand American Legion Hall, 102 S. Highway Ave., DeLand
   MONTICELLO 1Monticello City Center, 224 E. Livingston St., Monticello
   MONTICELLO 2Monticello City Center, 224 E. Livingston St., Monticello
   MONTICELLO 3Courthouse, 101 W. Washington, Monticello
   MONTICELLO 4Community Building Garden Room, 102 E. Livingston, Monticello
   SANGAMON 1Community Building, 2269 Lickskillet Rd, Centerville
   SANGAMON 2Community Building, S. Orange St, White Heath
   UNITY 1Village Council Room, 110 W. Central, Atwood
   UNITY 2Community Building, E. First St., Hammond
   WILLOW BRANCHCisco Center, 325 N. Main, Cisco

Map to Piatt County Courthouse


Click here for Piatt County Court Records.


Click here for Circuit Clerk court related matters, other services and fee schedule.

Click here for County Clerk and Recorder services and fee schedule.

Online Real Estate Tax Payments

Click here to find information about paying your Piatt County real estate taxes online.

Piatt County Tax Search

Click here to go to the Piatt County Tax Search Website where you can find real estate tax information for properties in Piatt County.

Illinois Epay
The Illinois Funds E-Pay is a safe and secure electronic payment program that allows you to pay bills 24 hours a day, seven days a week without leaving your home. Piatt County Agencies that offer E-Pay are listed below. Click on a link for more information about paying your bill online.

Click here for Circuit Clerk e-payments. For court ordered payments and non-appearance traffic tickets.

Piatt County Facts

Piatt County, named for James A. Piatt, Sr., was established January 27, 1841, from territory taken from Macon County. The County is 34 miles long, containing 279,680 acres. Approximately 91% of this area is cropland, 3% pasture, 1% woodland and 5% other (municipalities, waterways, highways). Elevations vary from 650 to 800 feet above sea level.

The County Seat is Monticello. On July 1, 1837, James A. Piatt filed a plat of Monticello in the old Courthouse in Decatur. On July 4, 1837, a barbecue was held and lots were sold in the city named for the Virginia home of Thomas Jefferson.

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(All information herein is presented for informational purposes only, and should not be relied upon as the basis for official or legal action. Information is subject to change without notice.)

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