2021 – Events and Information
UPDATE: The 2020-2021 IHEAP program year for energy assistance through Madison County ended May 31, 2021.
With questions, please contact Madison County Community Development at 618-296-6485.
SWEARING-IN CEREMONY LOCATION CHANGE – Due to inclement weather, Edwardsville Township’s swearing-in ceremony for newly elected board members and officers has been moved to the Glen Carbon Village Hall, 151 N. Main St., Glen Carbon, Illinois. The ceremony still is set to take place at 7 p.m. Monday, May 17, 2021.
Edwardsville Township’s swearing-in ceremony for newly elected board members and officers will take place at 7 p.m. Monday, May 17, 2021, under Pavilion #1 at Edwardsville Township Community Park, 6368 Center Grove Road, Edwardsville, Illinois, weather permitting.
Edwardsville Township is partnering with Madison County to help residents in two ways. Some information is provided below, but check here for additional information.
Attention: After being closed for inclement weather conditions, the Township Community Park is open again to the public. As a reminder, most of the pavilions at the park are available for rental purposes except for pavilion #6 which is currently undergoing repairs.
Attention: The Township Community Park is closed today, 2/17/2021, for inclement weather conditions. More information will be posted as weather conditions improve.
ATTENTION: Until further notice, all restrooms/comfort stations at Edwardsville Township Community Park are temporarily closed. We apologize for any inconvenience this creates. When restrooms/comfort stations are open again, Edwardsville Township will post this news on the website and Facebook.
ATTENTION: AS OF FEBRUARY 1, 2021, EDWARDSVILLE TOWNSHIP OFFICES ARE NOW OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
As we have recently moved to Tier 2 of the Restore Illinois Plan, the Township’s doors are open. Masks must be worn at all times while inside the building and social distancing will be enforced. Thank you for your cooperation.
The Township Officials of Illinois is awarding seven- $2,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors to help pay for college. The application deadline is March 1st, 2021, and all applicants should expect to receive written notification of a decision after April 1, 2021. All scholarship applications and supporting materials should be physically mailed to the address included in the TOI scholarship packet (see application link at the end of this paragraph). Faxed or emailed applications will not be accepted. All scholarship awards are disbursed directly to the award recipient’s school and must be used for the 2021-2022 academic year. Awards may not be deferred. Refer to the application to determine scholarship eligibility and for more details: https://bit.ly/2M9OOCT
UPDATE: TO HELP THE COMMUNITY DURING THE PANDEMIC, DROP OFF HAS BEEN EXTENDED THROUGH JANUARY 31, 2021
Edwardsville Township Road and Bridge
Christmas Tree Recycling
Edwardsville Township Community Park (Airplane Park)
Located at 6368 Center Grove Road Edwardsville, IL 62025
Trees should be placed in the lower lot, on the left side of the dumpster.
There is signage indicating the actual place to leave the trees. The tree must be plain with no lights, ornaments, and decorations.