Department Mission


Jamie Bowden
Village Administrator

Lori Gibson
Human Resources Coordinator
151 North Main Street
Glen Carbon, IL  62034

Ph: (618) 288-2614
Ph: (618) 288-2608
Ph: (618) 288-2612
Fx: (618) 288-1238

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
To provide transparent, accountable, governmental services in a courteous, cost-effective and efficient manner.


  • Coordinate and supervise the activities of the various Boards and Commissions of the Village.
  • Oversee the day to day operations of each Village Department through the appropriate Department Head.
  • Efficiently and effectively administer the policies adopted by the Mayor and Board of Trustees.
  • Promote good relations with other Government Entities and the public.
  • Investigate all complaints in relation to matters concerning the Administration of the Village Government and services maintained by the public utilities.
  • Spearhead and coordinate Economic Development of the Village with the approval and direction of the Mayor and Board of Trustees.
  • Promulgate Administrative Rules and Regulations in conformance with State Statues.
  • Work with the Mayor to effectively administer and coordinate communications with the public and press including, but not limited to, press releases, newsletter, v-mails, official website announcements and other forms of communication.
  • Represent the Village as directed by the Mayor and Board of Trustees in the delivery of Governmental Services.