Jim Epplin
Chairman

5324 State Rt. 152
Pinckneyville, IL 62274
618-357-8752

Robert Kelly
Commissioner

307 Panther Dr.
Pinckneyville, IL 62274
618-318-3506

Dallas Bigham
Commissioner

407 East Park St.
Du Quoin, IL 62832
618-318-2391

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Perry County Board of Commissioners

The County Board of Commissioners is the legislative branch of county government.

The County Board deals with a variety of issues relating to the management of the County government at its meeting. Some of these duties include:

  • Consideration of ordinances and resolutions.
  • Adoption of an annual operating budget and tax levy.
  • Approval of claims (bills) from all County departments.
  • Awarding of contracts.
  • Negotiation and approval of labor contracts.
  • Oversight of special projects like economic development, transportation and general county services.
  • Appointment of non-elected department head and numerous members to boards and commissions.
  • Many other duties relating to the day-to-day operations of the County.