EDWARDSVILLE — The 2017 M.I.C. Summit, hosted by Madison County Community Development
on April 6 and 7, is focusing on job creation, job
retention, infrastructure, technology and transportation.
summit will help Madison County best form a plan to take advantage of
the economic developments that are coming out of Washington, D.C., and how to best use them to
help the communities within Madison County.
The Model Leadership
Through Service Awards will be presented on the second day of the event. The three categories that recipients can
be awarded under are individual, organization and business. The 2017
Individual Award will go to AJ Ciccarelli. The 2017 Organization Award will be
going to Riverbend Family Ministries, and the 2017 Business Award will be going
to First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust.
at the event will include U.S. Congressman John Shimkus, former U.S. Congressman
Glenn Poshard, Illinois State Treasurer Mike Frerichs and local businesspeople.
The event is being held at Lewis & Clark Community College at the N.O. Nelson Campus in Edwardsville.