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  • Collinsville Progress 

  • Collinsville Progress is the community development/beautification arm of the Chamber.  The purpose of Collinsville Progress is to make the Collinsville community more attractive and appealing to potential business and residents and to sponsor projects for the improvement and enjoyment of its citizens.  Progress meets on the last Thursday of every month (except December) at noon at various Collinsville locations.  Some Progress achievements include: Holiday Lights Project, seasonal banners, Holiday Lighting Contest, Carl Schultze Improvement of the Month Award and Paul Miller Business Associate of the Month.

  • Nominate a Business

    The Carl Schultze Improvement of the Month Award is presented to area businesses or organizations that make noteworthy improvements to a building or site which helps better the community for Collinsville and its residents.  This award is presented by Collinsville Progress in honor of Carl Schultze, a charter member of Progress and lifetime area resident.Carl’s significant contributions to Progress included the development and upkeep of the holiday lighting displays, area banner programs and many of the additional Progress programs still in place today.


  • Nominate an Employee

    ‚ÄčCollinsville Progress presents the Paul Miller Business Associate of the Month award. Miller founded Miller & Maack General Contractors in Collinsville in 1971.  In his honor, this award is presented to individuals that provide exceptional service to the public; are dedicated and conscientious; exhibit strong moral character, are involved in civic organizations and community activities, and are an outstanding representative of the Collinsville Community. Collinsville Progress is currently accepting nominations for the Paul Miller Business Associate of the Month award. If you would like to nominate someone please download the nomination form.