Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Rep. Parkhurst meets with teachers and students in the KCC GED program For more information on the Kankakee Community College GED program, click here.

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
Parkhurst Hosting Mother’s Day Diaper Drive

Kankakee, IL… Recognizing a need in the community, State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) is hosting a drive to address the problems struggling mothers and families face in ensuring a sufficient…

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Testifies Before Committee on Bill to Help Kankakee River Area

Kankakee, IL…. State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) testified before committee this morning on her bill to help revitalize the area around the Kankakee River. Speaking before the House Revenue and Finance…

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
South Wilmington to Get Much Needed Grant from State, Federal Government

South Wilmington, IL… State Representative Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) is pleased to announce the Village of South Wilmington was awarded a much needed federal infrastructure grant from the State. The grant money…

Thursday, March 16th, 2017
Illinois Hits New Low With High Tax Rate

Illinois now has the highest tax burden in the country. A new study from says that Illinois now has the highest collective state and local tax burden. The median…

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Passes First Bill

Springfield, IL… State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) successfully passed her first piece of legislation out of the House. Rep. Parkhurst took office on January 11th, 2017 and today passed House…

Thursday, March 9th, 2017
Parkhurst Bill to Prohibit Lawmaker Pay Raise Passes House

Springfield, IL… Putting her money where her mouth is, State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) sponsored and passed legislation to curb government costs. House Bill 643 prohibits the automatic cost of…

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
Parkhurst Sponsors Bill to Help Revitalize Kankakee Area

Springfield, IL… State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) has sponsored legislation aimed at reviving and redeveloping the stagnant area around the Kankakee River. House Bill 335 amends the River Edge Redevelopment…