Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) will be available to meet with local constituents in Coles County on Thursday, February 18. The Congressman will be holding one-on-one meetings from 3 – 4:30 p.m. in Rotary Room A at the Charleston Carnegie Public Library, 712 6th Street.
“This is a great opportunity to meet with me personally to discuss a problem you are having with a federal government agency or to express your thoughts on legislation or other issues,” Shimkus said. “Please call to schedule your time to visit with me.”
To schedule an appointment with Shimkus on February 18, call his Effingham Office at (217) 347-7947. Those who cannot attend in person are welcome to contact Shimkus via mail at 101 North 4th Street, Suite 303, Effingham, IL 62401.
More information on services offered by the Congressman’s office is also available on his website: shimkus.house.gov. There you can sign up for a weekly email newsletter, periodic veterans and grant notice email newsletters, and send a message to the Congressman on the website. Shimkus also maintains Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube accounts, where regular updates are posted.
Constituents requiring special accommodations should call at least 48 hours prior to the scheduled office hours.