Monday, November 27th, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Reintroduces Legislation to Revitalize Kankakee Area

Kankakee, IL – State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) reintroduced legislation aimed at reviving and redeveloping the area around the Kankakee River. House Bill 4172 amends the River Edge Redevelopment Zone…

Monday, November 20th, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Inspects Exit 312 with Local and State Officials

Kankakee, IL – On Monday, State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee), met with Republican House Leader Jim Durkin (R – Western Springs) , the head of the Illinois Department of Transportation…

Monday, November 20th, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Files Legislation to Combat Substitute Teacher Shortage

Kankakee, IL – State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) filed legislation last week to address the current substitute teacher shortage. The legislation, HB 4167, comes at the request of…

Thursday, November 16th, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Appointed to Sexual Discrimination and Harassment Task Force

Kankakee, IL – On Wednesday, Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R – Western Springs) appointed State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) to the House Task Force on Sexual Discrimination and…

Thursday, November 16th, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Partners with Toys for Tots

Kankakee, IL – State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) is proud to partner with the Marine Corps Reserve for the Toys for Tots program. The 79th District Toys for…

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Excited for Bourbonnais Nucor Expansion

Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) today released the following statement on the announcement the Bourbonnais Nucor Plant will receive the $180 million merchant bar expansion project: “It is satisfying…

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst to Host 2018 Open Enrollment Open House

Kankakee, IL – State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) is partnering with the Illinois Department of Insurance (DOI) to host a seminar for the 2018 Open Enrollment season. “The…

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Statement on Student Loan Servicing Rights Veto Override Vote

Springfield, IL – On Tuesday, the Illinois State House of Representatives voted to override the total veto of the Student Loan Servicing Rights Bill. State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R –…

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Files Legislation to Strengthen Private Property Rights

Kankakee, IL – State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) this week filed legislation to strengthen individual property rights in Illinois.  The goal is to curb the practice of using…