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Mayor Wells-Armstrong to Hold Town Hall Meeting

Kankakee Mayor Chasity Wells-Armstrong will host a Town Hall Meeting to discuss the Mayor’s Kankakee Forward agenda and allow for community feedback from residents.

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Kankakee Police Promotes Hunter to Sergeant

Kankakee Police Promotes Hunter to Sergeant

Detective Steven B. Hunter, a 19-year veteran of the Kankakee Police Department, has been promoted to Sergeant. Acting Police Chief Price Dumas announced the promotion this morning, effective immediately.

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Upcoming Events

February 2018


Friday Night Date Night with the Mayor

TBD Friday, February 23, 2018

Join the Mayor and her husband for date night.