Rep. Jerry F. Costello II

(D-Smithton)
116th District
Rep Jerry Costello II

Springfield Office:
200-7S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-1018
(217) 558-4502 FAX

District Office:
124 Locust Street
Red Bud, IL  62278
(618) 282-7284
(618) 282-7286 FAX

Biography
Financial adviser; born February 13, 1969 in Belleville, IL; graduate, Southern Illinois University Carbondale; former paratrooper, U.S. Army 82nd Airborne Division during Operation Desert Storm; former patrolman and assistant chief of police; member, Fraternal Order of Police, Laborers International Union of Northern America, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Catholic War Veterans; member, St. Theresa’s Catholic Church in Belleville; married, has three children.

Costello Releases Statement on Budget Work

Costello Releases Statement on Budget Work

SPRINGFIELD Ill. – State Rep. Jerry Costello II, D-Smithton, released the following statement urging renewed state budget negotiations: “The Legislature and the governor have a lot of work to do to end this crisis and pass a budget for Illinois. I remain ready to do...

Costello Passes Legislation to Address Ag Education Shortage

Costello Passes Legislation to Address Ag Education Shortage

SPRINGFIELD Ill. – To address Illinois’ increasing shortage of educators in the field of agriculture, state Rep. Jerry Costello II, D-Smithton, is sponsoring legislation to create an Agriculture Education Shortage Task Force to recommend actions the state can take to...

Costello Hosts Gun Rights Update to Keep Citizens Informed

Costello Hosts Gun Rights Update to Keep Citizens Informed

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Jerry Costello, D-Smithton, co-hosted a gun rights update meeting with the National Rifle Association (NRA) on Thursday to keep citizens and sportsmen aware of recent changes to Illinois law concerning the second amendment. “As an...