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 July 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...

Support Your Local Blue


The Village of Crainville Police Dept. is currently raising money for efforts to better serve the community. The money raised from this will help the Police Dept with:

Up-to-date equipment and training, Shop with a Cop, Assisting Community Needs, Special...

Environmental Safety, Litter Control Act


With mowing season in full swing, please be aware that leaving grass clippings on the roadway is in violation of 415 ILCS 105/ Litter Control Act. For more information, click on the link below.