Village of Crainville...Our Roots Run Deep!

Welcome to the Village of Crainville, Illinois!  A Village with 1,000 plus residents and growing.  Crainville is located in the heart of beautiful Southern Illinois, and centrally located on Route 13 between Marion and Carbondale. 

The surrounding region offers thriving business communities boosted by Southern Illinois University and John A. Logan Community College along with scenic lakes, Crab Orchard National Wildlife Refuge, Shawnee Hills Wine Trail and many recreational opportunities.  Crainville has T.I.F. District and an Enterprise Zone located along Route 13. When you visit Crainville, you will fall in love with us!

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Village Council Meeting

(4/11/2017) The Village Council meeting begins at 6:30pm.

Officer Receives Award

(3/14/2017) On February 8th, 2017, Sean Dobbins, a full-time officer for the Village of Crainville, responded to a call along with 2 Carterville officers. An unconscious man was pinned beneath his vehicle and these officers lifted the rear end of the SUV so the man cou...

Road Closure

(2/1/2017) Beginning Wednesday, February 1, 2017, the section of Main St. between Marion St. and the new Frontage Road will be closed to through traffic in order to allow for storm sewer work to begin. Residents of this section of Main St. will still have access and a...