Congressman John Shimkus

Representing the 15th District of Illinois
 

 

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Oct 1, 2018 Press Release
Congressman Shimkus today announced a USDA Rural Development Grant of $682,800 to help complete construction of a water treatment plant in Wayne City.
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Sep 27, 2018 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus announced today that John and Robin Chomko of Collinsville have been honored by the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute in Washington, DC as 2018 Angels in Adoption.
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Sep 25, 2018 Press Release
Congressman John Shimkus says Republican policies are helping boost household income in central and southern Illinois.
Sep 14, 2018 Press Release
"Since its start, St. Lawrence has had a strong presence in Greenville and been a focal point for the religious and spiritual needs of the community," Shimkus said. "I want to wish its pastor, Father Alan Hunter, and parishioners of St. Lawrence Catholic Church, the very best as they celebrate 150 years of service."
Sep 14, 2018 Press Release
Congressman Shimkus today announced federal investments in Richland, Wabash, and Edwards Counties totaling $567,620.
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Sep 14, 2018 Press Release
The funds may be used to purchase new emergency vehicles, including pumpers, brush trucks, tankers, rescue vehicles, or ambulances.
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Sep 11, 2018 Press Release
A candidate for Eagle Scout in Boy Scout in Troop 234, Donnie McMaster worked hard to improve the lives of our local veterans at Cannon Place, an apartment for formerly homeless veterans and their families.
Sep 7, 2018 Press Release
Shimkus today announced the Homer Fire Protection District was awarded a $47,281 federal grant.
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Sep 7, 2018 Press Release
The funds may be used for professional training, personal protective equipment, modifications to facilities, and other supplies that support firefighting operations and safety.
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Sep 7, 2018 Press Release
"Albion has played an important role in Illinois history, with connections to Governor Louis Lincoln Emmerson as well as a close friend of President Lincoln, Congressman William Pickering." Shimkus said. "I offer my congratulations to the city of Albion on their bicentennial anniversary, and I wish them many more."

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