2021- Events and Information

Edwardsville Township Road and Bridge

Christmas Tree Recycling

christmas tree recycling

Edwardsville Township Community Park (Airplane Park)

Located at 6368 Center Grove Road Edwardsville, IL 62025

Drop off available from December 26, 2021 through January 14, 2022

Trees should be placed in the lower lot, near the dumpster. There will be signage indicating the actual place to leave the trees.

Tornado Recovery Efforts

Edwardsville Township would like to ask you to sincerely consider donating to the those affected by the recent toronado in our community. The main way we would suggest donating is to the Edwardsville Community Foundation.

They can be found at:


We thank you once again for considering donating, and we would like to offer condolences to all those who have been impacted by this event.

ET_ Excavator bid

The Highway Commissioner of Edwardsville Township Road and Bridge District will receive sealed bids for a compact excavator until 9:45 a.m. CST, Thursday December  16,2021 at the office of The Edwardsville Township, 300 W Park Street, Edwardsville Illinois at which time all bids will be opened and read aloud. The bid packet can be picked at the below address, or is also available in the link above.

Edwardsville Township, Road and Bridge District

Attn: Danny Picarella, Highway Commissioner

300 W Park Street

Edwardsville, Illinois 62025

The Edwardsville Township Road and Bridge District reserves the right to reject any or all bids and waive any formalities.

Rental Assistance
Currently, we are assisting Edwardsville Township tenants and landlords with applying for Rental Assistance. For those living outside Edwardsville Township, sites throughout Madison County serving your area are listed below.


Mortgage Assistance

For those who have been affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic and need assistance with mortgage payments, please call Madison County Community Development (listed below) for more information. The program has not yet opened, but you can be placed on a waiting list.


Income Guidelines for the Rental Assistance and Mortgage Assistance programs are below.


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Income limits are current as of July 1, 2020.

*Proof of COVID-19 hardship may be required.

You may check your COVID-19 vaccine eligibility status at the following link:



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Edwardsville Township is one of the oldest townships in the State of Illinois, having been established in 1808, and is located within Madison County in southwestern Illinois. The Township is comprised of the City of Edwardsville, Village of Glen Carbon and unincorporated areas just outside these two municipalities. Currently there are three offices within the township that serves residents: Township Supervisor, Township Assessor and Township Highway Commissioner.

GIS Map of Edwardsville Township with the township shaded in a transparent blue color to mark boundaries. A zoomed in image.