Village of Godfrey Illinois

PO Box 5067
6810 Godfrey Road
Godfrey, IL 62035
Phone: (618) 466-3324

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*As of March 2, 2015 Village Hall Offices will close for lunch from 12:00-1:00pm daily.



The Village of Godfrey invites you to attend the unveiling of our new brand to be held Tuesday, March 10, 2015

at Lewis and Clark Community College

Social and Registration at 6:00 p.m.  Program at 6:30 p.m.

*to RSVP email or call 618-467-2290.             To view the full invitation, please click here


Notice: Design Approval Stamper Lane Phase 4

The Village of Godfrey, Illinois is seeking design approval for the Stamper Lane Phase 4, Section 14-00022-02-PV project.  The project includes the construction a hot-mix asphalt overlay, concrete curb and gutters, and a concrete sidewalk from Glazebrook Park to Pierce Lane.  Click here to review the Project Development Report.  Please send any questions and/or comments to the Village of Godfrey, 6810 Godfrey Road, PO Box 5067, Godfrey, IL 62035 or e-mail your comments to



Susie Stephan    Phone:  618-466-5211



If you receive a phone call from the IFA asking for a donation to the Godfrey Fire Department, please hang up.  The Godfrey Fire Department does not solicit funds over the phone for their department.


Economic Development and Market Brand Director Position

The Village of Godfrey is seeking a highly experienced, self-directed individual for the newly created Economic Development and Market Brand Director Position, appointed by the Mayor. The Director shall be responsible for promoting the business and economic development interests of the Village and will lead efforts to support individuals and companies interested in establishing, relocating, or expanding their businesses within the community.  The Director provides full oversight to the maintenance of the Village Comprehensive Plan.  Additionally, the Director will manage the implementation, and continued use of, the newly developed Godfrey “Brand” using data and deliverables from the North Star Branding project.  

The full job description for the Economic Development and Market Brand Director is available here.

Submit cover letter, resume and references to:

Employee Relations
6810 Godfrey Road
P.O. Box 5067
Godfrey, IL 62035 

Village of Godfrey renews electrical aggregation program with Homefield Energy

After a thorough bidding / selection process, the Village of Godfrey will again contract with Homefield Energy, to be their electrical aggregation partner for the contract term of June, 2014 – June, 2016. Homefield Energy guarantees a rate of $0.04646 per kWh (kilo Watt hour) effective as of the June 2014 billing cycle. You will receive a renewal notice in the mail the week of April 15, 2014.  To remain with Homefield DO NOTHING!  If a resident wishes to remain with, or return to, Ameren, complete the opt-out card in the afore mentioned mailing, and complete it by May 2, 2014. 
Unlike Ameren and/or other electric energy providers, Homefield Energy’s rate of $ 0.046 is a constant rate throughout the contract period (June 2014 – June 2016). There will be NO increase or variable rate during summer or high-use months. Electric energy will continue to be DELIVERED to homes by Ameren Illinois. Gas & Electric bills will continue to come from Ameren Illinois.  Half-way down the 2nd page of your Ameren Illinois bill, you will see  the breakdown of your ELECTRIC charges. This is how you will know you are with Homefield Energy or any other electric provider. 
More information about the Godfrey Electric Aggregate program can be found here. For questions about your electric energy, call Homefield Energy at (866) 694-1262.
PRESS RELEASE: Illinois American Water's Alton District Announces Over $2 Million Investment for 2.4 Miles of Main Installation

(Click Here to read complete Press Release)

Work under this Investment

(Road Closure and Road Construction Delays will be involved with these Project)

Pearl/Squire/Grace - In January & February 2015 (Click here to see notice)



Burning Regulations within the Village of Godfrey

Burning is restricted to only private property only:  NO BURNING IN STREETS OR GUTTERS
March, April, May, October, November and December residents may burn only landscape waste such as leaves, bush or branches on Wednesday and Saturday only between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. All fires must be supervised at all times.  Fires must also be out by 3:00 p.m. and not smoking after 3:00 p.m. For a copy of the Village ordinance you may go to or from the Village Clerk’s Office.

Road Closure

Ingham Lane is closed at the bridge near the Madison County and Jersey County Line until further notice. Traffic on Ingham Lane on the Jersey County side of the bridge will need to detour Ingham Lane by using Lageman Lane. Traffic on Ingham Lane in Madison County will need to detour Ingham Lane to Montclair Avenue/IL Route 111. 

No Landscape Waste in Public Sewers



Specific Prohibited Discharge to Public Sewer (Storm Sewers)

Ordinance 002-2010

“No person shall discharge or cause to be discharged any of the following described waters or wastes to any public sewer:” ( 5 ) Any outdoor landscape waste including but not limited to limbs,  leaves, plants, shrubs, dirt, mulch, garden vegetation or any other organic waste material generated from lawns, gardens,  trees, bushes or shrubs.


Mortgage Foreclosure Notices

With respect to residential real estate mortgages


Pursuant to 735 ILCS 5/15-1503 foreclosure notices shall be sent to the following address:

Village of Godfrey
Pamela E. Whisler, Village Clerk
6810 Godfrey Road, PO Box 5067
Godfrey, IL  62035


CodeRED is now being run by Madison County.  Those without Internet access may call the Madison County EMA office (618-692-0537), Monday through Friday, (8:30 AM - 4:30 PM) to register over the phone.


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GODFREY BUSINESSES (updated 03/02/15)