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University of Illinois Extension serving Grundy, Kankakee and Will Counties

Main Office (Kankakee County)
Photo of Bourbonnais Office
1650 Commerce Drive
Bourbonnais, IL 60914
Phone: 815-933-8337
FAX: 815-933-8532
Email: uie-gkw@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Branch Office (Grundy County)
Photo of Morris Office
4004 N. Division
Morris, IL 60450
Phone: 815-942-2725
FAX: 815-942-9519
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Branch Office (Will County)
Photo of Joliet Office
100 Manhattan Road
Joliet, IL 60433
Phone: 815-727-9296
FAX: 815-727-9364
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Find Us

Grundy/Kankakee/Will Unit (Main Office)


From Interstate 57, take Exit 315. At the bottom of the ramp (stoplight), turn north onto Route 50. Continue north to Larry Power Rd. and turn left. Go over railroad tracks, continue 1/4 mile to Commerce Drive. Turn left, going south. Extension office is located on the left side of the street.

Will County Office


University of Illinois Extension's Unit Office in Will County is located in southeast Joliet at 100 Manhattan Rd. (which is the same as Route 52 at this point). It is located in the Will County Farm Bureau Building. The building is on the south side of the street just past the Marathon Gas Station. There is a brown wooden sign at the entrance to the parking lot.

To reach the office from I-80 going West:

Exit Richards St. At the stoplight on Richards Street, turn left (south). Continue 0.9 miles through the next light and two stop signs. At the second stop sign, turn right (west). This is Manhattan Road (no street sign). Turn right onto Manhattan Road for 0.1 miles. The office is on the left hand (south) side just past the Marathon Gas Station.

To reach the office from I-80 going East:

Exit Richards St. At the stoplight on Richards Street, turn right (south). Continue 0.7 miles to the second stop sign. This is Manhattan Road (no street sign). Turn right onto Manhattan Road for 0.1 miles. The office is on the left hand (south) side of the street just past the Marathon Gas Station.


Grundy County Office


Take exit 112 North off of I-80 (U.S. Route 47/Division Street). Office is located about 1/4 mile up the street, on the west side of Route 47 (Division Street) in the Farm Bureau Building. The entrance for Extension is in the back of the building (door with the ramp).


Grundy/Kankakee/Will Unit