Kankakee News

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Census 2020

United States Census 2020

The Census has been a cornerstone of our democracy since the first national count in 1790. It is mandated by the Constitution and conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau, a nonpartisan government agency. The 2020 Census counts the population in all 50 states,

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Coronavirus Updates

COVID-19 UPDATES

Stay informed. Visit our website as we continue to provide updates.

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Upcoming Events

    Census Celebration
    Apr 1st

    Census Celebration

    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Everyone counts! Hear from some of our community leaders and be sure to tune in at home to learn more about the importance of the 2020 Census.

    WVLI-Mayor's Monthly Radio Broadcast
    Apr 29th

    WVLI-Mayor's Monthly Radio Broadcast

    7:40 am - 8:00 am
    Radio Station WVLI 92.7
    FIRST WARD  NEIGHBORHOOD MEETING
    Apr 29th

    FIRST WARD NEIGHBORHOOD MEETING

    5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    SECOND BAPTIST CHURCH | 717 N. WILDWOOD AVENUE |KANKAKEE, IL 60901

    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