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Thursday, May 30, 2019
Mason’s Law Passes General Assembly Unanimously

Yesterday, the House voted unanimously 116-0 concur with the Senate on HB 2383, legislation filed by State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) known as Mason’s Law. “Mason’s Law is…


Monday, October 15, 2018
Rep. Parkhurst Hosting 2nd Annual Halloween Blood Drive

Kankakee, IL…  Vampires aren’t the only ones interested in your blood. Area residents are encouraged to sign-up to donate blood at an upcoming blood drive to be held at the Limestone Township Library in Kankakee on…


Friday, August 31, 2018
Parkhurst Announces Project Next Generation Grant Award Winners

Kankakee, IL… State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) is pleased to announce two grants worth thousands of dollars to the Bradley Public Library District and the Kankakee Public Library. Project Next…


Thursday, August 30, 2018
Parkhurst Participates in Opioid Roundtable

Parkhurst joins other Dupage and Will County Representatives as well as participants from local health departments, law enforcement agencies and hospitals to discuss how to coordinate efforts to combat opioid abuse.


Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Rep. Parkhurst Hearing Officer Bill Signed

Kankakee, IL – Yesterday, legislation filed by State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) to address the special education hearing officer shortage was signed into law. The legislation, HB 4193 (P.A. 100-849)…


Monday, August 13, 2018
Rep. Parkhurst to Host New Bill Roundtable

Kankakee, IL – State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) is inviting constituents to participate in a roundtable forum prior to the General Assembly fall veto session. “When I did…


Thursday, August 2, 2018
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Monday, July 30, 2018
Rep. Parkhurst Pro Ag and Pro Trucking Bill Signed into Law

Kankakee, IL – Last week, legislation filed by State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) to increase aboveground fuel storage to 12,000 gallons was signed into law. The legislation, HB 4569 (P.A….


Monday, July 23, 2018
State Rep. Lindsay Parkhurst to Host Free Document Shredding Event

Kankakee, IL – State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) invites residents of the 79th Legislative House District to take advantage of a free document shredding event on Saturday, August 25th. Rep….


Wednesday, July 18, 2018
State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst Applauds Fire Safety Grants

Kankakee, IL – State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) applauds the Illinois State Fire Marshal for awarding over $40,000 from the Small Firefighting and Ambulance Service Equipment Grant Program to fire…