Mercer County, Illinois
Mercer County is a county in Illinois. Seven years after Illinois became a state, Mercer County was founded. It was formed from unorganized territory near Pike County on January 13, 1825.
- Main article: Evaluation of Illinois county websites
Mercer County has a small website that is growing, but currently posts little information.
- The website lists council members and their contact information.
- The site fails to include any concrete information, only plans from 2003-2008.
- The site fails to include a way to file a public records request.
- Main article: Illinois government sector lobbying
Mercer County does not have contracts with lobbyists. It belonged to 17 government sector lobbying associations between 2005-2010, and spent $19,450.21 on membership dues to those organizations.
|United Counties Council of Illinois||2005-2010||$750.00|
|Illinois Association of County Board Members||2005-2010||$3,375.00|
|Illinois Association of County Clerks and Recorders (Illinois Association of County Officials)||2005-2010||$1,100.00|
|Illinois Association of County Clerks and Recorders – Zone IV||2005-2010||$600.00|
|Illinois County Treasurer's Association||2005-2010||$1,050.00|
|National Association of County Treasurers||2005-2006||$60.00|
|Illinois Sheriff's Association||2005-2010||$2,625.00|
|Quad City Council of Police Chiefs||2010||$30.00|
|Illinois Association of Technical Accident Investigation||2009||$45.00|
|Association of Government Attorneys||2005-2009||$400.00|
|Attorney Registration and Discipline Committee||2005-2010||$1,365.00|
|County Animal Control of Illinois||2009-2010||$50.00|
|Illinois Association of County Engineers||2005-2010||$2,975.21|
|National Association of County Engineers||2009-2010||$450.00|
|Illinois Association of Coroners and Medical Examiners||2005-2010||$1,200.00|
|Illinois Association of Public Health Administrators||2005-2010||$2,925.00|
|Illinois Rural Health Association||2005-2010||$450.00|
Cities and towns
Mercer County is divided into fifteen townships:
List of school districts in the county
- Aledo Community Unit School District 201
- Westmer Community Unit School District 203
- Sherrard Community Unit School District 200
- Mercer County official website
- Illinois Court Records
- Mercer County Free Public Records Directory
- Mercer County on Epodunk