Services

Our mission is to bring awareness to the community and enhance the self-sufficiency and quality of life for the disabled citizens residing within the jurisdiction of Plainfield Township. The committee will strive to develop productive programs as...
Plainfield Township Community Center, 15014 S. DesPlaines Street, Plainfield, IL 60544, 815.267.3350   Senior programs are held at the Plainfield Township Community Center located North of Lockport Street, 2 blocks West of Route 59 in Downtown...
Attention: As of 1-5-16, no law has been passed requiring a U.S. Passport to travel within the United States.  Any updates received into this office will be posted ASAP. Click here for additional information   Plainfield Township offers passport...
Marriage & Civil Union Licenses are available at the Plainfield Township Administration Building BY APPOINTMENT ONLY  Monday - Friday between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. For more information or to make an appointment, contact the Township at 815.436...
Attention: Plots are sold out for the 2016 garden season. If you are one of the many people who enjoy gardening but don't have space in your yard, you may want to consider renting a garden plot in the township's Community Garden. Garden plots are...
  Supervisor Fremarek congratulating the 2016 scholarship winners!    Plainfield Township offers numerous services that cater to the younger residents within its boundaries. Since 2009, the township youth services have expanded, and new programs and...
Emergency Planning Starts With You! Flooding is a serious concern for Plainfield Township residents, but there are things you can do to minimize damage to your property.  First, you can monitor the DuPage River Gauge on our website, or directly by...
  The township contracts with Clarke Environmental Mosquito Control each year to attempt to reduce the mosquito outbreak. Fortunately, many neighboring towns also take measures to aggressively combat mosquitoes, which enhances the effectiveness of...
The Plainfield Township Meeting and Conference Rooms are available for meetings and functions associated with the Plainfield Township, local government entities, groups dedicated to the promotion of the civic, cultural, educational and informational...
Disabilities that are temporary or transitional still present an immediate need for durable, medical aids. Residents may borrow an item up to three months at no cost to them. Click here to verify residency within Plainfield Township.  The following...
For your convenience, Plainfield Township can facilitate the order of a certified copy of a birth certificate, marriage license or death certificate that was filed in WILL COUNTY.  This service is available BY APPOINTMENT ONLY  Monday - Friday...
Notary Services are available FREE of charge, to all residents of Will County.   For more information email Township Administration or call (815) 436-8308.  
  Voter Registration at Plainfield Township is available: Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. *February 16, 2016 is the last day to register for the March election at the Plainfield Township Admin Bldg.   Registration is open...
Financial Assistance Applications for General Assistance and Emergency Assistance are required by law and can be obtained at the Plainfield Township Administration Building during regular business hours for those residents living within the...
In addition to the township Senior Shuttle Service, the township contracts with Pace’s Dial-A-Ride Bus Service.  Township residents age 60 and older, and/or persons with a disability are eligible to participate upon verification. All riders must...
On election day, the Plainfield Township Administration Building is the polling place for:                                 PLAINFIELD PRECINCT 007 and PLAINFIELD PRECINCT 011 ONLY.   To find out where you are registered to vote, please view the...
Plainfield Township is proud to partner with Conservation Plainfield, a cooperative organization of various agencies and residents in our community.  The mission is to raise awareness of ecological issues in the area, increase public appreciation of...
Are you taking advantage of the property tax savings available through Exemptions?  Homeowners qualify for a General Homestead Exemption if the property is owner-occupied, no application is required.  This is a savings of 6,000 off of the assessed...
7th Annual College and Financial Aid Expo Monday, November 2, 2015 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. at the Plainfield Central High School at 24120 W. Fort Beggs Drive, Plainfield, IL 60544 College and Financial Aid Expo (2015 Flyer).pdf   Don't miss this...
Plainfield Township Youth Excellence Scholarship Application   Thank you for applying for a Plainfield Township Youth Excellence Scholarship.  Each fiscal year, Plainfield Township offers two $500 college scholarships and various scholarships for...
Each year Plainfield Township hosts several presentations on Gardening, presented by the University of Illinois Extension.  We are proud to welcome back Nancy Kuhajda, University of Illinois Extension Coordinator, Master Gardener, Master Composter,...
River Gauge  Here are a few links to the National Weather Service with a view of DuPage River statistics. USGS DuPage River Gauge at 119th StreetUSGS DuPage River Gauge at Shorewood   Flood Assessments (for property tax purposes) Properties that...
  The Senior Shuttle Bus Program was created to meet a demand in our community.  This service provides affordable rides to doctor's appointments, the pharmacy, the grocery store, the mall, the salon, exercise classes, social activities and more.  ...
Learn about the Emerald Ash Borer (pictured) and how to prevent spreading the infestation from the Illinois Department of Agriculture.    Additional links: How to identify ash trees Is my tree infected? 2013/2014 Winter Damage
Ladder up (TAP) will be at the Plainfield Township Community Center assisting residents with income tax preparation.  This site operates on a first come, first served basis.  Income requirements apply. 2016 Dates: Saturdays, January 30th through...
5th Annual Abilities Expo hosted by: The Plainfield Township Disabilities Committee, Plainfield Township, Plainfield Park District, and Plainfield Consolidated District 202 Special Education PTA.  This is FREE event. Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 10:...
Valentine's Day Dance hosted by the Plainfield Township Disabilities Committee.  This is a FREE event.  All ages welcome. Date: Saturday, February 12, 2016 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm Location: Plainfield Township Community Center, 15014 S. DesPlaines...
Branch Pickup We are proud to offer Branch Pickup beginning the first Monday in April and continuing through Monday, October 31, 2016.  This program is designed to be service to residents of Plainfield Township who receive road service provided by...
Plainfield Township has joined the county and statewide intiatives to save the Monarch Butterfly. Township Clerk, Anita Gerardy, is planting a Monarch Butterfly Garden on the site of the Plainfield Township Administration Building.  Click here to...
Congratulations, Lilia Winner of the 1st Annual Butterfly Coloring Contest Click here to learn about the Plainfield Township Monarch Butterfly Garden  
  The Plainfield Township Admin Building is a collection site for The Lions Club International Recycle for Sight   Drop off your usable eyeglasses at: 22525 W. Lockport St. Plainfield, IL 60544 Regular business hours are: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. -...
Leaf Collection We are proud to offer Leaf Collection starting on Monday, October 31, 2016 and continuing through November 18, 2016 (weather permitting).  This program is designed to be service to residents of Plainfield Township who receive road...
Fill the Truck The Plainfield Township Highway Department will be collecting toys for Toys for Tots: Saturdays, Nov 21st, Nov 28th & Dec 5th 8:00am - 12:00noon in the Nabby's parking lot (corner of Rt 59 & Naper-Plfd Rd) Fill the Truck.pdf...
815.722.3344 Crisis Line serves Will & Grundy Counties.  Their mission is to provide help to people in need.  Services include: Telephone Counseling Suicide Prevention & Intervention Reassurance Calls Suicide Prevention & Intervention...
  The purpose of Senior Services Center of Will County is to enhance the quality of life of older persons, help maintain their independence, avoid or lessen isolation and loneliness, and maintain wellness.  Services include:   Health Screenings...
To maximize services and minimize costs to residents Plainfield Township has partnered with the Plainfield Park District to offer the following services.  Schedules may change monthly as new programming is added.  Please visit www.plfdparks.org for...
"Senior News" Newsletter The "Senior News" is a bi-monthly newsletter mailed to senior citizens that are currently on the mailing list.  The "Senior News" advertises all programs, services and activities geared toward senior citizens who are offered...
  TRIAD programs are planned to bring information to Senior Citizens about safety, health and well being.  Your local planning committee consists of the Will County Sheriff's Department, Plainfield Police Department, Joliet Police, Plainfield Fire...
HOMES NEEDED IN PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP.  Do you know of a person that has a home in need? REACH MissionTrips organizes and coordinates the completion of basic home repair projects for elderly, disabled, and families in need. REACH is coming into town...