Government Division

Mission Statement

The Government Division shall oversee the utilization of Chamber resources in influencing governmental decisions which affect the Greater Jacksonville Area’s business climate and economic growth. In addition, this Division will coordinate informational and educational projects designed to keep the business community informed about said issues and results.

Meeting Times

Call for date and time of next meeting

Plan of Work

  1. Identify, pursue, and enter alliance possibilities with area governments
  2. Conduct the Springfield Drive-In
  3. Conduct the Washington D.C. Fly-In
  4. Provide a Transportation Update meeting
  5. Address governmental issues with guest speakers at specially called meetings
  6. Participate in the Central Illinois Regional Chamber Legislative Effort (CIRCLE)
  7. Hold at least two Division meetings to encourage involvement