Planning and Development

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Matthew A. Brandmeyer, AICP
157 North Main Street
Suite 254
Edwardsville, IL 62025-1964
(618) 296-4468

Household Hazardous Waste Collection for Madison County Residents
Madison County will offer its residents two free household hazardous waste collection days in the upcoming months.The Planning and Development Department will host the first collection event from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on June 23 at the Gateway Center, One Gateway Drive, Collinsville. The collection is open to all Madison County and Collinsville residents. Due to anticipated high turnout, residents must pre-register to drop-off materials

Click here to register for the June 23 collection and to view a complete list of accepted materials. Download the informational event flyer here.  Residents without internet access may register by calling the Madison County Recycling Hotline at 618-296-6447. 

Landowner and Farmer Survey Now Available
Madison County Planning and Development and HeartLands Conservancy created the “Landowner/Farmer Survey” to inform county residents about agricultural funding programs that support land management, gather information about erosion and other issues, and identify projects landowners would like to undertake on their land. The survey is available online by clicking here. It will also be mailed to approximately 660 addresses associated with rural parcels in the watersheds over 5 acres in size.

The Draft of the New Comprehensive Plan (edited for corrections) can be found here.
The Plan Commission will consider the Comprehensive Plan at their May 15th, 2018 meeting. Please visit the Comprehensive Plan Update page for more information. To find upcoming Plan Commission meeting dates, please visit the County Calendar. If you have any questions or comments regarding the draft plan, please email

Solarize Metro East Kicks Off 2018 Season 
Solarize Metro East, a group solar purchasing program, is hosting free informational sessions for residents, farmers, businesses, and non-profits in Madison and St. Clair Counties. Offered by the Madison County Resource Management Program, and other local partners, program participants combine their buying power to secure significant discounts on the cost of solar panel installation. Attend a free Solar Power hour to learn the basics of solar power, its potential benefits to your household or organization, and how the solar group buy program works.  Participants in the Power Hours also receive a free, no obligation site assessment from the installer.

For more information, and to see a schedule of the Power Hour information sessions, visit the Solarize Metro East website here SolarizeMetroEast-logo-01

The Planning & Development Department provides the following programs and services to Madison County residents, businesses, and local governments:

button - Zoning Administration button -Resource Management
button - Building Permits & Inspections Resource Education Program
button - subdivison Platting button - Stormwater Management
button - Site Development Permits & Inspections button - Private Sewer Permits & Inspections
button - Code Enforcement button - Landfill Permits & Inspections
button - License Investigation Waste Hauler Permits
Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Madison County Administration Building
(Click here for map and driving directions)
Phone: (618) 296-4468

Fax:    (618) 692-8982
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157 North Main Street,
Edwardsville, IL. 62025
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Business Hours:  Monday-Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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