State of the City / Village Luncheon
The Metro-East Regional Chamber recently held the 2017 State of the City / Village for Fairview Heights and Swansea. Both municipalities had very productive years in 2016 which was presented at the luncheon as well as goals for 2017 and beyond. The Chamber would like to thank our presenters from the City of Fairview Heights, Mayor Mark Kupsky and Mike Malloy, Economic Development Director, and our presenters from the Village of Swansea, Mayor Ken Mueller & Lyndon Joost., Village Administrator.
Chamber Offers Dr. Bruce Adams Scholarship
The Metro-East Regional Chamber of Commerce is now accepting applications for the annual Dr. Bruce Adams Scholarship. The Chamber will offer a $1,000.00 scholarship to a graduating student of Belleville West High School, Belleville East High School, Althoff Catholic High School, or Governor French Academy. Applicants must be a resident of Fairview Heights or Swansea.
Applications will be available at each school’s guidance office or you may download the application from the below link.
Dr. Bruce Adams
Members Enjoy New Combined Chamber
The Metro-East Regional Chamber of Commerce is the new name of the recently combined Swansea Chamber of Commerce and former Fairview Heights Chamber of Commerce. The Board of Directors received input from the Chamber Naming Committee as well as feedback from the Membership to determine the new name.
Members are enjoying the new Chamber and have been turning out in big numbers for the recent Business After Hours and Ribbon Cutting. If you are a current member who we haven’t seen in a while or some interested in joining, please consider attending one of the Chamber’s upcoming events and get to know the new Metro-East Regional Chamber of Commerce.