Marengo Township is a six mile by six mile area that includes the City of Marengo in McHenry County, Illinois. Located 60 miles northwest of Chicago and 15 miles east of Rockford, Marengo Township represents an active and growing community. The township offices are located about 1/2 mile north of Marengo. Click on the map image to see an enlarged view of Marengo Township.
The Township Government consists of several elected officials and three full-time employees. Some of the responsibilities of the the Township are General and Emergency assistance; assessing property values; maintaining, repairing and plowing Township roads; and regulating development through comprehensive land use planning. Many of these functions are performed in cooperation with county and state governments and directly with the public. For more information refer to the contact list on the right and visit the departmental sections of this site using the navigation bar near the top of this page.