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Schuyler Avenue Streetscape Plan Survey

Schuyler Avenue Streetscape Plan Survey

Join us in planning for the future of downtown Kankakee! Please take a few moments to share your ideas about the Schuyler Avenue Streetscape Plan and take a quick survey.

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Voter Information

Voter Information

Please click the read more button to find the Election Packet and The State of Illinois 2019 Candidate’s Guide.

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Upcoming Events

September 2018

    Sep 27th

    KCHP Annual Educational Gifts Reception

    1:00 am
    Kankakee Public Library

    The Annual Educational Gifts Reception will be held Thursday, September 27 at 1 pm in 4th Floor Auditorium of the Kankakee Public Library

    DRUM IT UP FOR KIDS! FUNDRAISER
    Sep 27th

    DRUM IT UP FOR KIDS! FUNDRAISER

    7:13 pm
    Macello Ristorante 1235 West Lake Street Chicago, IL 60607

    This event will help raise funds to support an all new, immersive music program for the youth in Aunt Martha’s care!

    Kiwanis Peanut Day
    Sep 28th

    Kiwanis Peanut Day

    7:00 am
    Corner of Station and Wall in Kankakee

    The Kankakee Kiwanis Club will be selling peanuts at the corner of Station and Wall. Any donation accepted, from spare change on up.

    Pumpkin Palooza
    Sep 29th

    Pumpkin Palooza

    12:00 pm
    Bird Park Pavilion (by the playground)

    Join Benoit Pumpkin Farm and Kankakee Valley Park District to decorate pumpkins and gourds and for a fall scavenger hunt!

    9th Annual Kankakee Valley Open
    Sep 30th

    9th Annual Kankakee Valley Open

    12:00 pm
    Ice Valley Centre, 1601 River Road in Kankakee

    Part of the Illinois Compete USA Competition Series! The 2018 Kankakee Valley Open will be hosted at Ice Valley Centre (formerly OAK Orthopedic Sports Arena),