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/Gallup tenant satisfaction survey (2010) resulted in an 82% "more than satisfied" rating (four or five on a five-point scale).
Property Manager: Delmar Boice Jr.
Public Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday (except federal holidays)
For building information and service calls, contact the Beatty Service Desk using the information in the top right box on this page. For general 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 Transport 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 G.M.& O. Railroad lines the property. The building was designated in October 2002.