William L. Beatty Federal Building & U.S. Courthouse
501 Belle St.
Alton, IL 62002
The William L. Beatty Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse is located in historic downtown Alton, approximately 22 miles north of St. Louis, Missouri. The courthouse stands two stories above grade and is ENERGY STAR® certified. The Office of Surface Mining and the Social Security Administration are the main tenants of the building.
The latest GSA tenant satisfaction survey (2013) resulted in an 82% "more than satisfied" rating (four or five on a five-point scale) for the facility and GSA's services.
Property Manager: Chris Fleming
Public Hours: 8 a.m.– 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday (except federal holidays).
For more building information and service calls, use the contact information in the top right box on this page. For other federal government information, call 1-800-FED-INFO.
Parking and Public Transportation Outdoor parking is located to the west and north sides of the building. Public transportation is also available via the Madison County Transit bus stop across the street at Sixth and Piasa streets.
Historic and Architectural Features Constructed in 1972, the Beatty Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse is made of dark brown brick, gray-vein limestone trim, and fascia stone. A two-foot retaining wall – made of stone from the GM&O Railroad – lines the property. The building was named in honor of U.S. District Court Judge William Louis Beatty in October 2002.
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