Thursday, March 2, 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…

Thursday, February 16, 2017
House Passes Resolutions Honoring Kankakee Public Servants

In January, the Illinois House of Representatives passed two resolutions to honor long serving members of the Kankakee community. House Resolution 33 congratulates Sheriff Timothy Bukowski’s on his retirement after 39…

Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Responds to Governor’s Budget Address

Springfield, IL… In response to Governor Rauner’s budget address earlier today, State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) has issued the following statement: “I am renewed and heartened by the Governor’s budget…

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
79th District Rallies to Deliver Valentines to Vets

State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst put a call out to the community to collect Valentines for local veterans and received over a thousand handmade cards. The campaign started a few weeks ago…

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Tours Manteno Veterans Home

State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst, together with State Representative Margo McDermed (R-Mokena), toured the Manteno Veteran’s Home earlier today. The Kankakee County home opened in 1986. The facility, one of only…

Friday, February 3, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Lends Legal Experience to New Roles in Springfield

Springfield, IL… State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) announced her committee assignments for the 100th General Assembly today, including appointments to the two standing judiciary committees, Civil and Criminal, and the…

Thursday, February 2, 2017
Parkhurst Helps Celebrate New Kankakee Medical Clinic

Hippocrates Medical Center, which will provide free medical care for those who need it, celebrated its opening in Kankakee

Friday, January 27, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Tours Local National Guard Airport Facility

On Friday, State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst toured the Greater Kankakee Area airport with facility managers and local leaders including Kankakee Mayor Nina Epstein Kankakee Sheriff Mike Downey, and Major David…

Friday, January 27, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Responds to Attorney General Madigan’s Recent Motion

Kankakee, IL….. In response to the recent filing by Attorney General Lisa Madigan in St. Clair County to block state worker pay, State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) released the following…

Thursday, January 26, 2017
Rep. Parkhurst Responds to the Governor’s State of the State