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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

    Hispanic Heritage Day Annual Luncheon
    Sep 18th

    Hispanic Heritage Day Annual Luncheon

    11:30 am
    Kankakee Public Library

    The Annual Hispanic Heritage Day Luncheon will be held on Tuesday September 18, 11:30 am – 1 pm

    Immigration Resources Informational Session
    Sep 19th

    Immigration Resources Informational Session

    5:30 pm
    Kankakee Public Library

    Mayor Chasity Wells-Armstrong, and special guests Congresswoman Robin Kelly and Congressman Luis Gutierrez, invite you to the City of Kankakee’s Immigration

    Sesion Informativa sobre Inmigracion
    Sep 19th

    Sesion Informativa sobre Inmigracion

    5:30 pm
    Biblioteca Pública de Kankakee

    Acompana s la alcaldesa Chasity Wells-Armstrong y a los invitados especiales, la congresista Robin Kelly y el congresista Luis Gutierrez para La Sesion

    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.