The objective of this committee is to focus on neighborhood growth &
prosperity with an aim to opening doors to the future & creating a better
environment for citizens of all ages in Benld.
The Build Benld Committee's mission is to endeavor to
build a town in which its residents can take pride & that is productive now & for future generations.
The City of Benld
Benld (/bəˈnɛld/) is a city in Macoupin County, Illinois, United States. The population was 1,541 at the 2000 census. The name derives from founder Benjamin L. Dorsey (d.June 19, 1895). Dorsey was responsible for gaining the land on which the town was built and coal mining rights. When it came time to name the village, he took the combination of his first name and his middle and last initial.