Kankakee News

Top news from around the city and information straight from the Mayor's Desk.

Welcome to the City of Kankakee!

It is my hope that you will find the website helpful to access information, stay abreast of policy changes, and promote community events. We are here to serve so do not hesitate to contact us with any suggestions, ideas, and recommendations to move Kankakee Forward.

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Love My City, Love My Recipe EBook

It's here! We are excited to share the Love My City, Love My Recipe community eBook with you! While we could not gather this year for a community event due to the pandemic, our residents submitted their recipes just in time for the holidays! Enjoy!

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Livestream Videos

Live Broadcasts

City of Kankakee meetings are being conducted via Zoom until further notice. Public comments will be made in person as of December 21, 2020. All persons must wear a mask and exit the council chambers following their public comment. City of Kankakee meetings will continue to be broadcasted LIVE on Comcast local channel four, the City of Kankakee’s YouTube channel and website. Thank you.

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Ongoing Events

Aunt Martha's Youth Annual Physicals
Aunt Martha's Youth Annual Physicals
Salvation Army of Kankakee County Food Services
Duane Dean's COVID-19 Testing
Duane Dean's COVID-19 Testing
Duane Dean's COVID-19 Testing
Duane Dean's COVID-19 Testing
Riverside Mobile Food Pantry
 
 

Upcoming Events


    Clove Alliance’s (formerly KC-CASA) FREE Heart to Heart (Registration Deadline)
    Jan 25th

    Clove Alliance’s (formerly KC-CASA) FREE Heart to Heart (Registration Deadline)

    12:00 am - 11:59 pm

    February is Teen Dating Violence Prevention Month! Did you know that 1 in 3 adolescents experience physical, sexual, emotional or verbal abuse from a dating

    FIRST WARD NEIGHBORHOOD MEETING
    Jan 27th

    FIRST WARD NEIGHBORHOOD MEETING

    5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Second Baptist Church | 717 N Wildwood Avenue | Kankakee

    To become active in your neighborhood, support your community, learn about what is going on in your local government, have a voice, problem solve, provide

    Kankakee Chats Livestream
    Jan 28th

    Kankakee Chats Livestream

    7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Comcast Local Channel 4 | Facebook Page | YouTube Channel | Website

    Join Mayor Wells-Armstrong for her monthly Kankakee Chats Livestream on Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. featuring an update from the Kankakee United