Congressman John Shimkus

Representing the 15th District of Illinois
 

 

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May 30, 2018 Press Release
Shimkus today announced USDA Rural Development grants to three communities in Hardin, Johnson, and Gallatin Counties totaling $231,500.
May 30, 2018 Press Release
Shimkus announced today that Hoosier Township in Clay County was awarded a USDA Rural Development grant of $25,000.
May 17, 2018 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus announced today that the City of Ramsey was awarded a USDA Rural Development grant of $25,000.
May 17, 2018 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus announced today that the City of Paris was awarded a USDA Rural Development grant of $8,500.
Apr 13, 2018 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) announced today that Beecher City was awarded a USDA Rural Development grant of $18,700.
Apr 5, 2018 Press Release
The funds will be used toward the purchase of a new vehicle for the Sheriff's Department.
Mar 23, 2018 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus announced today that the City of Carmi was awarded an Economic Development Administration (EDA) grant of $512,680.
Mar 23, 2018 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus announced today that the City of Newton was awarded a USDA Rural Development grant of $25,000.
Feb 23, 2018 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) announced today that the Village of Ludlow will receive $10,000, and the Village of Ridge Farm will receive $30,000, to evaluate updates to their water treatment facilities.
Nov 8, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON –Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) announced today that EJ Water Cooperative was awarded a USDA Rural Development grant of $1.2 million and a loan of $2.615 million.

The funds will be used to replace approximately 43 miles of PVC water main pipes in parts of Effingham and Shelby Counties. The upgrades will increase water pressure to users in this area and enable the entire system to operate at acceptable pressure levels, directly affecting 4,400 users.