Closed to the Public - November 10, 2020

The Village Hall and the Water Office is currently closed to the public due to the Coronavirus. P... [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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Board Meeting


Our January Board meeting will include public participation. With that being said, there are a few guidelines that need to be followed so that we are in compliance with the Illinois Municipal League and social distancing. Our space can only accommodate 5...

Senior Box Program


The senior box program from the St. Louis Area Food Bank will be distributed at the Crainville Village Hall once a month. To qualify for the program, you must be 60 years of age and within the income guidelines. 

To apply or transfer your location,...

Employment Opportunity


The Village of Crainville is currently looking to hire a part-time certified officer. If you are interested, please contact Chief Lindley at the police dept. 985-4311. Applications are available at the office, 1200 Marilyn Drive.