• Upcoming Events

  • New Members

  • Who is CIRCLE?

    CIRCLE (Central Illinois Regional Chambers Legislative Effort) is comprised of the Chambers in East Peoria, Peoria, McLean County, Canton, Chillicothe, Galesburg, Jacksonville, Lincoln Logan, Morton, Pekin, Peoria Heights, Springfield, Washington, Decatur, and Champaign. CIRCLE is working together to advocate for a common agenda with the Illinois General Assembly.




  • Lobby Day 2016

    CIRCLE Lobby Day will be Tuesday, April 26, 2016. The issues to be focused on are Workers Comp Reform & No Minimum Wage Increase.  

    Please join us in Springfield! For more details and registration information please view the below document or register thru our community events calendar. 


  • 2015 CIRCLE Lobby Day

    Below are the issues that the Chambers of CIRCLE developed for the 2015 legislative session.

    • Workforce Development
    • Minimum Wage
    • Workers Compensation
    • Pension Reform

    CIRCLE 2015 had great attendance

    Governor with CIRCLE Attendees
    Governor Rauner & Lt. Governor Sanguinetti addressed the CIRCLE attendees regarding the coming year and the Illinois Turnaround
    Governor Rauner speaking to CIRCLE Lt Gov Sanguinetti

    Small Businesses addressed the affects of issues such as minimum wage

    Small Business addresses Minimum Wage

    Thank you Chamber of Commerce executives for your hard work

    CIRCLE Chamber Executives

    Be sure to check us out for next years CIRCLE Lobby Day!