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Thursday, February 15, 2024
National SRO Appreciation Day

Today we recognize the valuable work school resource officers (SROs) provide to our schools each day. Thank you!


Friday, January 12, 2024
Elik attends Glen Carbon Planning Meeting

This week Rep. Amy Elik attended the Village of Glen Carbon’s Comprehensive Planning public meeting. “This was really interesting to me to see how these plans come together and I…


Tuesday, December 12, 2023
Holiday Food Drive Now through December 20

If you can, please consider donating to my Holiday Food Drive, going on now through December 20th. Non-perishable food items can be dropped off between the hours of 8:30 am…


Tuesday, October 3, 2023
Rep. Elik Files Bill to Protect Private Information of Law-Abiding Gun Owners

As law-abiding gun owners are required to register their specific firearms with the Illinois State Police between October 1, 2023 and January 1, 2024, State Representative Amy Elik (R-Alton) filed…


Friday, September 8, 2023
Check to see if you have any unclaimed property

The Illinois State Treasurer is holding over 3.5 billion dollars in unclaimed property for Illinoisians, and there’s a chance you may be owed lost funds. Learn more here.


Tuesday, August 22, 2023
Mobile Office Hours Aug. 21-Aug. 24

My staff and I will be holding office hours in Glen Carbon, East Alton, Roxana, Granite City, and Alton on the following dates and locations: MONDAY, AUGUST 2110:30 A.M. –…


Friday, May 12, 2023
VIDEO: Rep. Elik Discusses Legislation to Help Children and Families

Rep. Amy Elik says her focus of the Women and Families Working Group has been trying to find ways to make an impact by helping improve the health and safety…


Saturday, May 6, 2023
Capitol Update: ComEd 4 Verdict, Education, Flood Levels, Budget

The House of Representatives has two weeks left of its 2023 legislative session. Here is an update from this week. Corruption Trial Verdict Tied to Former House Speaker Mike Madigan…


Tuesday, April 4, 2023
Call 811 Before You Dig

JULIE has been protecting Illinois communities for more than 45 years by providing a free notification service for homeowners and professional excavators to use to request the location of underground…


Saturday, April 1, 2023
Rep. Elik Designates IL Route 140 “Cpl. Tommy Miller Memorial Highway”

The Illinois House of Representatives adopted HJR 21 on Thursday designating Illinois Route 140 as it travels through Meadowbrook as the ‘Cpl. Tommy N. Miller Memorial Highway’. The resolution was…