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Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Presents the October 79th District Local Business Spotlight

Each Month Rep. Parkhurst will visit with a local business in her district and highlight their achievements! October 2019 Local Business highlight: Stefari Café Rep. Parkhurst congratulates owners Stefan and…


Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Appointed to Recovery, Reinvest, and Renew Board

Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R – Western Springs) appointed State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) to the Recovery, Reinvest, and Renew (R3) Board. The R3 Grant Program receives 25%…


Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Mason’s Law Gets Governor’s Signature

On Friday, Governor JB Pritzker signed legislation to increase penalties to drivers who cause serious injuries for failing to yield the right-of-way known as Mason’s Law, HB 2383. “Mason’s Law…


Monday, August 26, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Presents the August 79th District Local Business Spotlight

Each Month Rep. Parkhurst will visit with a local business in her district and highlight their achievements! August 2019 Local Business highlight: Ba Da Bloom Flower Shoppe Rep. Parkhurst congratulates…


Friday, August 16, 2019
Property Tax Survey — Make Your Voice Heard!

Please click on the image to complete the five-question property tax survey. Your feedback will help Representative Parkhurst fight for lower property taxes for families in Grundy, Kankakee, and Will…


Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst Presents the July 79th District Local Business Spotlight

Each Month Rep. Parkhurst will visit with a local business in her district and highlight their achievements! July 2019 Local Business highlight: Julio’s Family Restaurant Rep. Parkhurst congratulates owner/operator Rogelio “Julio” Benitez…


Thursday, July 4, 2019
Happy 4th of July!

Monday, July 1, 2019
New Laws Go Into Effect July 1

With the legislature adjourned until the fall veto session in October and November, I am traveling the 79th District which includes parts of Kankakee, Grundy, and Will Counties.  I provided…


Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Rep. Parkhurst presents the monthly 79th District Local Business Spotlight

Each Month Rep. Parkhurst will visit with a local business in her district and highlight their achievements! June 2019 Local Business highlight: La Siesta Mexican Restaurant Rep. Parkhurst congratulates owner/operator…


Monday, April 29, 2019
2019 Survey Results Released

Representative Lindsay Parkhurst distributed a district-wide survey to the residents of the 79th District. Rep. Parkhurst’s intent for the survey was to seek insight into the views of the residents…