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University of Illinois Extension serving DeWitt, Macon and Piatt Counties

Main Office (Macon County)
Photo of Decatur Office
3351 N. President Howard Brown Blvd.
Decatur, IL 62521
Phone: 217-877-6042
FAX: 217-877-4564
Email: uie-dmp@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Branch Office (DeWitt County)
Photo of Clinton Office
8425 Katie Road
Clinton, IL 61727
Phone: 217-935-5764
FAX: 217-935-8932
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Branch Office (Piatt County)
Photo of Monticello Office
210 South Market Street
Monticello, IL 61856
Phone: 217-762-2191
FAX: 217-762-2703
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Find Us

DeWitt/Macon/Piatt Unit (Main Office)


From Bloomington or Clinton

Take 51/ I-39 south to Decatur. Turn left (east) at the stoplight on Mound Rd. (at that corner is a Target on the southwest corner and a church on the southeast corner.) Travel on Mound Road crossing over Rt. 48 and Brush College Road (going into Progress City) turn right on the first road, President Howard Brown Blvd. The office is the second building on the right.

From Champaign or Monticello

Take I-72 west to the Oreana-Decatur/ Rte.48 South Exit 144. Turn left at the bottom of the exit ramp (south) onto Rte. 48 South. Take the next left onto Brush College Road and continue to stoplight at Mound Rd., turn left, heading east on Mound Rd., take your first right (President Howard Brown Blvd.) The office is the second building on the right.

From Lincoln

Take Rte. 121 to I-72 just outside of Decatur. Take I-72 west. Go to the Rte. 48 Exit 144. Turn left at the bottom of the exit ramp (south) onto Rte. 48 South. Take the next left onto Brush College Road and continue to the stoplight at Mound Rd. Turn left, heading east on Mound Rd., then take your first right (President Howard Brown Blvd.). The office is the second building on the right.

From Pana

Take Rte. 51/ I-39 north through Decatur to the north side of the city to Mound Rd. Turn right (east) at the stoplight on Mound St (at that corner is a Target on the southwest corner and a church on the southeast corner). Travel east on Mound Road crossing over Rt. 48 and Brush College Road (going into Progress City). Turn right on the first road, President Howard Brown Blvd. The office is the second building on the right.

From Springfield

Take I-72 East around the north side of Decatur. Go to the Rte. 48 Exit 144. Turn left at the bottom of the exit ramp (south) onto Rte. 48 South. Take the next left to Brush College Road and continue to the stoplight at Mound Rd. Turn left, heading east on Mound Rd. Take the first right (President Howard Brown Blvd.). The office is the second building on the right.

From Tuscola

Take Rte. 36 to Decatur, traveling past the airport and over the lake bridge to 22nd St. (The 22nd St. stoplight is a large intersection.) Turn north on 22nd St. traveling 3.4 miles north to Mound Rd. (22nd St. turns into Rte. 48 north). Turn right (east) on Mound Road, continue east crossing over Rt. 48 and Brush College Road (going into Progress City). Turn right on the first road, President Howard Brown Blvd. The office is the second building on the right.


DeWitt County Office


From Champaign - Take Route 10 to Clinton. At the intersection of 10 West and 54 West, turn left and go to the second stoplight (Grant Street). Turn right onto Business Route 51 North.

Landmarks at this corner include Dr. John Warner Hospital and a Mobil station.

Continue north.You will go by a school, Hardee's and Lara's gas station. You will go through a stoplight and around a curve to the right, with a cemetery on the left.

At the stop sign, North Center, turn left, which will be Business 51 North. At this stop sign you will see a sign for C.H. Moore Homestead Museum.

Go north past the 4-H Fairgrounds. At the second road, which is on a curve, turn right. There are signs for Kathy's Collision and Thomas Automotive at the intersection. The Extension building is the third building from the south.

From Bloomington - Take Route 51 South. At the first exit to Clinton, turn left, Business 51 South. The exit is also marked DeWitt County Museum.

Our office entrance is the first left turn. Signs are there for Kathy's Collision and Thomas Automotive. The Extension building is the third building from the south.

From Decatur - Take Route 51 North. Turn right at the last Clinton exit, marked DeWitt County Museum, Business 51 South. The exit does not have a stoplight. You will go through three stoplights for Clinton before seeing this exit.

Our office entrance is the first left turn. Signs are there for Kathy's Collision and Thomas Automotive. The Extension building is the third building from the south.

From Springfield - Take Route 54 to Clinton. Turn left at the stoplight of the Rt. 54 and 51 intersection. This will be Route 51 North, which heads toward Bloomington. Turn right at the last Clinton exit, marked DeWitt County Museum, Business 51 South. The exit does not have a stoplight. Office entrance is the first left turn. Signs are there for Kathy's Collision and Thomas Automotive. The Extension building is the third building from the south.


Piatt County Office


From the South:
You will be coming into Monticello on Route 105. After the County Market, there is a 4-way stop sign. Continue straight at the stop sign. Turn left in the Lafayette Square complex parking lot. (Directly across from Casey's General Store). Our building is straight back on the right side of the parking lot.

From the North (Interstate 74):
Exit Interstate 74 at Farmer City and follow Route 54 south into town to the Casey's General Store (on your left). Just after Casey's, turn left and follow road to Route 10. Turn right on Route 10. Turn left on Deland Road (right before Casey's General Store). Follow road south through Deland and you will come into Monticello on Bridge Street. At stoplight, turn right. Turn right into the Lafayette Square parking lot. The office is located at the back of the parking lot on the right.

From the West (Interstate 72):
Take Interstate 72 to Exit 164 (Bridge Street Exit) into Monticello. Continue on Bridge Street until you come to the 4-Way stop (stoplight). Turn right onto Route 105 (Market Street). Turn right into Lafayette Square parking lot (directly across from Casey's General Store). The office is located at the back of the parking lot on the right.

From the East (Interstate 72):
Take Interstate 72 to Exit 166 (Market Street Exit) into Monticello. Continue on Market Street (Route 105) through stoplight. Turn right into Lafayette Square parking lot (directly across from Casey's General Store). The office is located at the back of the parking lot on the right.


DeWitt/Macon/Piatt Unit