Village of Godfrey Illinois

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

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At this time July 5, 2017, the High Speed Railroad contractor is looking at closing these streets at the Railroad Crossings:

Alby Street - From August 28, 2017 to September 22, 2017

Pearl Street - From September 25, 2017 to October 5, 2017

All finish dates are approximate and roads could be opened sooner if work is completed.

Great Godfrey MazeGreat Godfrey Maze

The Great Godfrey Maze will officially open for its 19th season on Friday, September 1, 2017 at 6:00 pm. The Mayor and Board of Trustees will be on hand to cut the ribbon and kick off fall in the Village of Godfrey. The maze will continue to be open on weekends throughout October. The general operating hours are:

Fridays: 6-10 pm

Saturdays: 11 am - 10 pm

Sundays: 1 pm - Dusk

Please remember that to access the Great Godfrey Maze--and Glazebrook Park in general--you will need to come from the west, the Pierce Lane side. The east end of Stamper Lane is under construction and access is not allowed. 


Beginning Tuesday, August 1, 2017 Stamper Lane will be closed due to road construction.  The road closure will begin 900 feet west of Godfrey Road and end approximately 100 feet west of the east entrance at Camelot Subdivision.  Click here for more information

Godfrey Ranked 3rd Safest Community in IllinoisSafest City

LendEDU recently released a report that highlighted the safest cities in Illinois. Godfrey was ranked as one of the safest! Using licensed data, each community’s crime index was rated against the state and national average crime index. Godfrey's crime index rated 3rd safest in Illinois! The full report and a more detailed methodology can be found here:

App Village of Godfrey New App  

The Village of Godfrey has again furthered its lead as the most responsive local government in the
region. In taking the next step, the Village is extremely excited to announce the launch of the Godfrey
mobile device application. With the ability to not only quickly connect with elected officials or Village
departments, residents who download this “phone app”, will be able to conveniently access information
about many of the incredible amenities and services in the community.

“When I was first approached by GOV311, there was no doubt that this would be beneficial for the residents of Godfrey. I’m hopeful it will enhance the services we furnish.” Mayor Michael J. McCormick

In a single location, a resident can find access to the Godfrey Village and Township website, municipal
calendar, find contact information for local utility providers, schools, and more. For those wanting to
learn more about the amazing Parks and Recreational activities or conveniently enroll, the app provides
the ideal place in the comfort of your own hands. This is also an excellent public safety resource with
contact information for the Godfrey Fire District, Madison County’s Sheriff’s Department, Code Red
enrollment, and Madison County Emergency Management.

Perhaps the mobile applications most exciting feature is the ability for residents to make a positive impact on their own community by being able to report situations when something is less than perfect. A app user will be able to conveniently take a picture and report the location of an issues and have it reach the appropriate Village Department for action. The features and information of this App will be continually expanded and improved. The application was designed and is hosted by Gov 311 of Springfield, Illinois.

To download the app, simply search for “Godfrey” either in Google Play or the Apple App Store.
For more information, contact Village of Godfrey Economic Development at (618) 466-3325 or


Village of Godfrey - Homefield Energy was again selected as the supplier for contract term June 2016 to June 2019.  Homefield Energy is an independent seller of power and energy service and is certified as an Alternative Retail Electricity Supplier by the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC Docket No. 14-0015).  

  • Your new price of $ .05874 which goes into effect June 2016 is guaranteed until June 2019.

If you have questions or need additional information about Municipal Aggregation or Homefield Energy, please visit for FAQs and community specific information. Homefield Energy Customer Care is available 8:00am to 7:00pm Monday through Friday at 866-694-1262 or via email at; also you may contract Mayor Mike McCormick at 618-466-3324 for questions.


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



Village of Godfrey Adopts Paperless Agenda Software - Village Meeting (Click Here for more information)

Animal Control Department Notice:
Leaving Pets outside in Extreme Temperatures (Click Here to see Notice)

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DISPOSAL OF LED LIGHT BULBS AND RECHARGABLE BATTERIES may be taken to HOME DEPOT. Alkaline batteries may be disposed of in your trash.

Effective August 1, 2015, the SEWER RATES will change:

The flat rates, both residential and commercial, will be increased by $2.00 per month and the commercial usage by $0.14 per 1,000 gallons: Applying $2.00 per month to debt service, $17.20 per month to operations and maintenance, and $10.80 per month to the replacement fund.


Susie Stephan    Phone:  618-466-5211

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