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  • 02/05/2020

    NORTH LAWNDALE — Lawndale residents will soon have a new transit option that will make it quicker and easier for residents to get to work, school and Downtown.

  • 03/19/2019

    News From the Illinois House of Representatives For Immediate Release Representative Kathleen Willis March, 2019 217-782-3374 LEGISLATORS HELP WOMEN PURSUING A RETURN TO EDUCATION (Springfield) The Conference of Women Legislators (COWL), a bipartisan, bicameral, nonprofit organization of women legislators in the Illinois General Assembly, announce their 2019-2020 Scholarship Award Program. COWL created the scholarship program as part of its mission to promote economic independence, community service and leadership development.

  • 06/21/2018

    Free lunches will be available at over 100 school locations starting Monday.
    CHICAGO – Beginning next Monday, June 25, the CPS LunchStop summer meal program will provide free
    lunch to children ages 1-18 at 100 outdoor community sites throughout Chicago.

  • 01/25/2017

    The Center for Economic Progress (CEP) and Ladder Up will provide free income tax preparation and electronic filing for families with annual incomes up to $55,000 and
    individuals with annual incomes up to $30,000.

  • 01/12/2017

    There are about 200 Illinois Laws that take effect January 1. For a complete description go to the Illinois General Assembly website

  • 02/27/2016

    Join Representative Turner on wvon 1690am-"The People's Show" with Host Mike Wallace Saturday, March 5, 2016 11AM - 12PM. Listen Live at or via the iHeart Radio app!

  • 03/25/2015

    Links to surveys from Rep. Arthur Turner's town hall meeting on Monday, March 23, 2015.

  • 02/11/2015

    Illinois Representative Arthur Turner discusses Gov. Rauner's executive orders, raising the minimum wage, and economic development. This program was recorded live on February 11, 2015.

  • 04/03/2013

    The 9th Legislative District is home to the Nation's largest urban medical district anchored by Rush University Medical Center, University of Illinois Medical Center, Jesse Brown VA Medical Center, and John Stroger Hospital of Cook County.