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University of Illinois Extension serving Christian, Jersey, Macoupin and Montgomery Counties

Montgomery County
#1 Industrial Park Dr.
Hillsboro, IL 62049
Phone: 217-532-3941
FAX: 217-532-3944
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 4:30 pm

Christian County
1120 N Webster St.
Taylorville, IL 62568
Phone: 217-287-7246
FAX: 217-287-7248
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 11:30 am; 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Jersey County
201 W. Exchange St.
Suite A
Jerseyville, IL 62052
Phone: 618-498-2913
FAX: 618-498-5913
Hours: Tuesday & Wednesday 8 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 4 pm and Thursday 8 am to 12 pm

Macoupin County
#60 Carlinville Plaza
Carlinville, IL 62626
Phone: 217-854-9604
FAX: 217-854-7804
Hours: Monday - Thursday 8 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 4:30 pm

News Release

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New Macoupin County Plat Books Now Available

The new 2016 Macoupin County Land Atlas and Plat Book is now available for purchase through the Macoupin County 4-H Foundation.  The new plat book was produce by Rockford Map Publishers.

The Macoupin County 4-H Foundation is distributing this edition of the plat book as a service to the community.  Plat books are a great reference tool not only for landowners, but for business owners as well.  It is a necessary reference guide for industries such as real estate, agriculture, and land development, utilities, and municipal government, to name a few.

The plat book accurately displays parcel boundaries, roadways, waterways, railways, section lines, municipal boundaries, acreage and an index to owners. Latitude/Longitude grids for GPS reference are also provided along with a rural addressing grid. Due to the growing popularity of GPS systems, the Latitude/Longitude grid has become a widespread appeal to recreational users of the book.

            Copies of the 2016 Macoupin County Plat Book are available for purchase at the Macoupin County Extension Office, #60 Carlinville Plaza, Carlinville, or at the following locations: M&M Service Company in Carlinville, and CHS in Shipman. The plat books are available for $45 each and make a great gift, as well as reference item. The 2014 plat books are now reduced to $25 and the 2011 books are $15, and are available at the Macoupin County Extension office, however quantities are limited. Call 217-854-9604 with questions or for more information.




Local Contact: Kate Harding, Program Coordinator, 4-H and Youth Development,