2017 Mayors' Legislative Breakfast

The annual Edwardsville/Glen Carbon Chamber of Commerce Mayors' Legislative Breakfast is slated for Thursday, April 27, 2017. Edwardsville Mayor Hal Patton and Glen Carbon Mayor Robert Jackstadt will present 'state of the city/village' addresses, including updates on current economic development projects within their respective municipalities, and a recap of 2016 projects, permits and sales tax data.

CLICK HERE to RSVP for the 2017 Mayors' Legislative Breakfast, which will be hosted in the Leclair Room at the N.O. Nelson campus of Lewis and Clark Community College.
The 2017 Mayors' Legislative Breakfast, an event planned by the Ed/Glen Chamber's government affairs committee, is again proudly sponsored by IMPACT Strategies, Inc.

Business Roundtable With Rep. Katie Stuart

The Edwardsville/Glen Carbon Chamber of Commerce is hosting an opportunity for business leaders to interact with the recently elected Illinois State Representative Katie Stuart.

All Ed/Glen Chamber members are invited to attend. Representative Stuart will share legislative updates, and attendees will have plenty of time to share thoughts, issues and concerns.

Representative Stuart's economic development advisory committee meeting will be held at 2:30pm Monday, March 27 at Glen Carbon Centennial Library.


IL Chamber Handbook & Policy Seminar: March 29

SPECIAL PROGRAM: How To Run For Local Office

The Edwardsville/Glen Carbon Chamber
of Commerce and Greater Gateway Association
of REALTORS® hosted an informational session in November to help those interested in running for local office learn how to get on the ballot, run an effective campaign, and win!

This program is included in the annual dues
investment for members of the Ed/Glen Chamber

Ed/Glen Chamber Hosting Congressman Davis

The Edwardsville/Glen Carbon Chamber of Commerce provided a 'business roundtable' lunch opportunity for local leaders to speak with Congressman Rodney Davis (R-Ill.). The roundtable was held at Bella Milano Edwardsville.

Congressman Davis enjoys meeting with local business owners to hear how he can help make Washington work for them. He also updated participants on the Department of Labor's new overtime rules and regulations.

Approximately 20 business leaders had the opportunity to interact with Congressman Davis at the roundtable luncheon. Guests thoroughly enjoyed hearing from the congressman, sharing their legislative concerns, and learning more about federal legislation impacting businesses at the local level.

Ed/Glen Chamber Hosting Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti

The Edwardsville/Glen Carbon Chamber of Commerce provided a 'meet & greet' opportunity for business leaders to speak with Illinois Lieutenant Governor Evelyn Sanguinetti Wednesday, April 27 at Stillwater Senior Living in Edwardsville. More than 50 Ed/Glen Chamber members attended this informal interaction with Lt. Gov. Sanguinetti.

Lt. Gov. Sanguinetti enjoyed casual conversation with business leaders from Edwardsville/Glen Carbon. The brief presentation also included remarks from Lt. Gov. Policy Director Brian Costin and a legislative update from Illinois Chamber of Commerce VP of Advocacy Staci Wilson. Special thanks to Stillwater Senior Living for hosting the Edwardsville/Glen Carbon Chamber of Commerce and Lt. Gov. Sanguinetti at their beautiful facility.

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