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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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There's a home-a family place- in  Southwestern Madison County fitting every budget and every lifestyle.  [More]

Networking
Darin Chiropractic for the Southwestern Madison County Chamber of CommerceView our EVENTS page to view pictures of our
latest ribbon cuttings, Business After Hours, and 
all other special envents and meetings. 
Activities
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Economy
Economy in Granite City IL and surrounding metroeast illinois areasSet on the eastern side of the St. Louis metro area, SW Madison Co. is the hub of an impressive transportation network of highways, railroads, & waterways. [More]


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, Duke Niedringhaus ~ J.W. Terrill



Events * Activities 



Networking Luncheon
Shining The Light
On Our Business Community
3rd Thursday of Every Month
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
RSVP TODAY! 
Cost: $10 per person

IDOT ~ Week of 
October 15th, 2018 Updated
View Lane Restrictions

The ART of Business
Celebrating 75 years!
View Photo Album 1
View Photo Album 2 
 
Networking * Happenings
The 2018
Chamber of Commerce
Soutwestern Madison County
78th
Annual CommUNITY Meeting
View Invitation 1
View Invitation 2
View RSVP

Membership Directory
View Monday,
 October 15, 2018
(will be updated on Monday's)
Pricing for Ads in Directory

Shop Small Business
October Flyer


 

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:

Fable Rushing Designs ~ Fable Rushing
2600 West 22nd Street, Granite City, IL 62040

Lowe's of Granite City ~ Jason Lew
1333 Schaefer Road, Granite City, IL 62040

BarberMurphy Group, Inc ~ Steve Zuber
1173 Fortune Blvd, Shiloh, IL 62269

EMD Consulting Group ~ David Stoecklin
7 Greenbriar Lane, Glen Carbon, IL. 62034

Chestnut Health Systems ~ Celeste Brennan
50 Northgate Industrial Drive, Granite City, IL 62040

Tiger Plumbing, Heating, Air Conditioning & Electrical ~ Dominic Durbin
1902 Vandalia Street, Suite 100, Collinsville, IL 62234

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

Dairy Queen of Granite City ~ Rob Steen
3260 Nameoki Road, Granite City, IL 62040

da-com ~ Brett Schroeder
5317 Knights of Columbus Drive, St. Louis, MO  63119

Davita Kidney Care ~ Tedra Howell
1300 Schaefer Road, Suite J, Granite City, IL 62040




Thursday Oct 18, 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 Oct 20, 2018
Soup-n-Share Fundraiser!   9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

All U Can Eat Pancake & Sausage Breakfast Fundraiser - All proceeds are for the Community Thanksgiving Day Dinner

Tickets on Sale Now!  $10 Adults, $6 Children 6 yrs & under, $50 Group of Six Adults

 

Sponsor: Soup-n-Share Outreach
Location: Mt. Nebo Complex 1634 7th St. Madison, IL 62060
Other: For more info call Sherrie 618-709-7059 or email sherrie@soupnshare.org
Lowe's Trunk or Treat   11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Come and enjoy a day of trick-or-treating with us in a fun and safe environment!  Fun activities and candy from local businesses!  Come visit our local heroes!  Police, fire, and EMS will be here with some of their equipment.  Explore the store with an exciting scavenger hunt!  Great deals for mom and dad!

Help support our community ~ Bring canned goods to help support COMMUNITY CARE CENTER food pantry!

Sponsor: Lowe's Granite City #3028
Location: 1333 Schaefer Road, Granite City, IL 62040
Other: (618)823-4000
3rd Annual Small Farm Festival   12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Farm Fun! Vendors & Food will be available on all these Festival Dates.  All dates are from 12 pm - 6 pm, weather permitting.

Sponsor: Happy Trails Farm
Location: Happy Trails Farm 1108 Old Rock Road, Granite City, IL 62040