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"It's All About Southwestern Madison County." 

The Chamber of Commerce of Southwestern Madison County is proud to welcome you to our community.  The Chamber is fortunate to represent a very diverse area that includes the cities of Granite City, Madison, Venice, the Village of Pontoon Beach, and the unincorporated area known as Mitchell.

Located a days travel by horseback from the city of St. Louis, southwestern Madison County became a way station in the mid-1800's and was settled primarily by middle European immigrants. Even today, their descendents form the backbone of our community.

Because of our proximity to St. Louis and having an abundant and skilled workforce, southwestern Madison County soon became one of the major industrial areas in the Midwest.

Today, when many communities are losing their industries, we retain a strong industrial base that includes US Steel's Granite City Works and the Worldwide headquarters of ASF Keystone.

In addition, our location, which puts us within a 500 mile radius of one-third of the population of the United States, and gives us direct access to the Mississippi, Missouri, and Illinois river corridors, four major interstate highways and most of the major rail lines, and provides direct access to all points in the United States, Mexico, and Canada, making us a fast growing distribution point.

Add to this award winning parks, exemplary school systems, low crime rates, excellent emergency services, top notch health care facilities, a small town atmosphere with close proximity to the entertainment centers of St. Louis, make Southwestern Madison County a great place to live, work, and play.

 
Lifestyle
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Networking
Darin Chiropractic for the Southwestern Madison County Chamber of CommerceView our EVENTS page to view pictures of our
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all other special envents and meetings. 
Activities
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The Chamber welcomes new Board Members: Missy Callis ~ Lascelle's Granite City, Ed Cunningham ~ Gateway Regional Medical Center, Terry Driscoll ~ The John Sakach Company of St. Louis, Jamie Hoge ~ First Bank, Matthew Lester ~ SunCoke Energy, Duke Niedringhaus ~ J.W. Terrill, Kenya O'Neal ~ Stearns Nursing & Rehab, Andy Patel ~ Fairfiled Hotel/Marriott


Events * Activities 

Networking Luncheon
Shining The Light
On Our Business Community
3rd Thursday of Every Month
Dates: Thurs., April 19, 2018
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
RSVP TODAY!
Cost: $10 per person
Speaker: Mr. Roberson
John Manoogian
Topic: JAZZ  View Flyer

The ART of Business
Celebrating 75 years!
View Photo Album 1
View Photo Album 2 
 
Networking * Happenings
The 9th Annual Dan Brown
Memorial Golf Playday
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Sign up TODAY!  View Golf Flyer

Membership Directory
View Monday  March 26, 2018
(will be updated on Monday's)
Pricing for Ads in Directory

Shop Small Business
March Flyer


IDOT ~ Week of 
March 12, 2018
View Lane Restrictions 


Premier Membership Listing for SW Madison County Chamber of Commerce located in Granite City IL 

Premier members enjoy an enhanced listing by including the web site in the business directory in addition to randomly selected listing on the home page

 

Check out our premier members:



We Welcome the Newest Members of the
Chamber of Commerce Southwestern Madison County:

LJW Tax Services Inc ~ Laura Dumonceaux
1506 Johnson Road, Suite 100, Granite City, IL 62040

AT&T ~ Amanda Hoff
12851 Manchester Road, St. Louis, MO. 63131

City of Granite City ~ Mayor Ed Hagnauer
2000 Edison Ave., Granite City, IL 62040

Granite City Optimist ~ Paul Hellrich, President
3921 Dorothy Court, Granite City, IL 62040

Village of Pontoon Beach ~ Mayor Mike Pagano
1 Regency Parkway, Pontoon Beach, IL 62040

Cricket Wireless - Gateway
3421 Nameoki Road, Granite City, IL. 62040

Madison County Board Chairman Kurt Prenzler
157 N. Main St., Suite 165, Edwardsville, IL 62025

Signs by MoJo LLC ~ Marla Ullrich
2604 Benton Street, Granite City, IL 62040

Motel 6 ~ Tanna Patel
1240 E. Chain of Rocks Road, Granite City, IL 62040

Dickey Sign Company ~ Dale Dickey
116 Springfield Drive, Granite City, IL 62040

Wednesday Apr 25, 2018
Fee Monthly Essential Oils Classes   6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

Are you interested in learning about how essential oils can replace the chemicals that are in your car and household? We will be discussing some of the more commonly used oils and how to apply them to your daily life so you can start getting rid of the toxins in your life.  We will also talk about how not all essential oils are created equally.

Sponsor: Stephanie's Spiritual Shop
Location: Stephanie's Spiritual Therapy 1412 E. 20th Street Granite City, IL
Other: RSVP: 618-512-1251
Thursday Apr 26, 2018
Ladies Night Out   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Ladies, ditch the guys, grab your gal pals and head on over to Shipley Chiropractic for a fun night, featuring food, drinks, and LOTS of shopping!!

Sponsor: Shipley Chiropractic
Location: Shipley Chiropractic 2502 Pontoon Road, Granite City, IL 62040
Thursday May 17, 2018
Free Monthly Essential Oils Classes   6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

Are you interested in learning about how essential oils can replace the chemicals that are in your car and household? We will be discussing some of the more commonly used oils and how to apply them to your daily life so you can start getting rid of the toxins in your life.  We will also talk about how not all essential oils are created equally.

Sponsor: Shipley Chiropractic
Location: Shipley Chiropractic 2502 Pontoon Road, Granite City, IL 62040
Other: RSVP: 618-931-2001
Saturday May 19, 2018
Hungarian Luncheon & Hungarian Folk Dances   1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

$10 per person at the door.  Reservations not required.  Open to the public.

Sponsor: Lincoln Place Heritage Association
Location: Granite City Township Hall 2060 Delmar Avenue, Granite City, IL 62040