Boil Water for Hurricane Rd and Michael Lane - June 27, 2017

We are currently under a boil water for Hurricane Rd and Michael Lane due to a break.  I wil... [more...]

Road Construction - June 20, 2017

Beginning Monday, June 19, 2017, the new Wolf Creek overpass structure, including exit and entran... [more...]


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 Board Meeting

(7/11/2017) The Village Board meeting starts at 6:30.

Police Officer Promoted to Sergeant

(5/9/2017) Crainville Police Officer, Sean Dobbins, was promoted to Sergeant. Chief Rogers pinned Officer Dobbins Sergeant's badge on his uniform at the May 9th Village Council meeting. Officer Dobbins has been a police officer with the Village of Crainville since Jul...

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...