Rep. Monica Bristow

(D-Alton)
111th District
Rep Monica Bristow

Springfield Office:
269-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-5996

District Office:
102 W. 9th St.                                              Suite 104
Alton, IL  62002
(618) 465-5900
(618) 465-5150 FAX

Biography
Former president of the RiverBend Growth Association; board member, American Cancer Society, Meeting of the Rivers Foundation, United Way Southwestern Illinois Auxiliary, OSF St. Anthony’s Hospital Foundation; member, Saint Ambrose Catholic Church in Godfrey; former board member, Bond Workforce Investment Board, the YWCA of Alton; previously worked at Olin Corporation from 1981 to 2003; awarded the Chamber Executive of the Year Award from the IACCE; lives in Alton with her husband Melvin, has two sons and one grandchild.
Bristow Announces District Office Reopening

Bristow Announces District Office Reopening

ALTON, Ill. –State Rep. Monica Bristow, D-Alton, is announcing the reopening of her district office in Alton on Monday, July 13. Residents will be able to make appointments by phone or email to receive assistance with state services in-person.

Bristow Encourages Residents to Check Free Credit Score Reports

Bristow Supports Automatic Property Tax Exemption Renewal Measure

ALTON, Ill. – To help local homeowners, state Rep. Monica Bristow, D-Alton, supported legislation to automatically renew property tax exemptions this year. Due to the strain of COVID-19 on communities around the country, this measure seeks to ease the burden for seniors, veterans, and individuals with disabilities by simplifying the exemption application process.

Bristow Highlights Expansion of COVID-19 Emergency Relief for Illinois Families

Bristow Highlights Expansion of COVID-19 Emergency Relief for Illinois Families

ALTON, Ill. – State Rep. Monica Bristow, D-Alton, is highlighting a new measure to help families address challenges during the COVID-19 outbreak. The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) recently announced $275 million in funding for numerous programs to help families around Illinois pay for rent, food, energy, and other emergency services.

Bristow to Host Community Blood Drive

Bristow to Host Community Blood Drive

ALTON, Ill. – To help the community recover from shortages caused by COVID-19, state Rep. Monica Bristow, D-Alton, is cohosting a Community Blood Drive with the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center. The blood drive will be held on Wednesday, July 1 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the VFW Post 1308 located at 4445 N. Alby St. in Alton.

Bristow Announces District Office Reopening

Bristow Continues to Fight for Property Tax Relief for Downstate Homeowners

ALTON, Ill. – As part of her commitment to find property tax relief for Illinois homeowners, state Rep. Monica Bristow D-Alton, supported a bipartisan measure to deliver immediate relief to local homeowners by suspending late payment penalties and tax sales while creating a reapplication deferral for all senior, veteran and disabled homeowner exemptions.