Q. Where do I call to get information on a traffic ticket, court date, work release sentencing, adoption proceedings, divorce cases or probate/will cases? 

A. The Circuit CourtClerk's Office located in the Courts Complex north of the Historic Courthouse - (217) 532-9546 - Civil. (217) 532-9541 - Criminal /Traffic.

 

Q.I would like to get copies of my military discharge papers. Where do I go? 

A. The County Recorder's Office - (217) 532-9530, in the Historic Courthouse, first floor.

 

Q.Where do I pay my real estate taxes? 

A. The County Treasurer's Office - (217) 532-9521 in the Historic Courthouse, first floor. 

 

Q.Where can I register to vote, or obtain election information in Montgomery County? 

A.The County Clerk's Office - (217) 532-9530, in the Historic Courthouse, first floor, or any township office or city hall in Montgomery County. 

 

Q.Where do I go to obtain marriage license or a birth or death certificate? 

A.The County Clerk's Office - (217) 532-9530 in the Historic Courthouse, first floor. 

 

Q.Where do I go for a building permit if I live in unincorporated Montgomery County? 

A.The Supervisor of Assessments Office - (217) 532-9595 in the Historic Courthouse, second floor. 

 

Q.What office do I call to get information on taking the GED? 

A.The Regional Superintendent of Schools - (217) 532-9344 in the Annex, 203 South Main Street Hillsboro, IL 62049

 

Q.Where do I go for questions regarding zoning and subdivision information? 

A.The Superintendent of Highways - (217) 532-6109 in the Highway Building, 1215 Seymour Ave. in Hillsboro.

 

Q.Where do I get "Freedom of Information Act" information?

The Freedom of Information Act Officer for Montgomery County is Wes Poggenpohl, Please send requests in writing to him at 120 N Main, Hillsboro, Illinois 62049.    

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