IL State Rep. Al Riley to Add Kankakee to River Edge Redevelopment Program

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. –(ENEWSPF)—February 2, 2017. State Rep. Al Riley, D-Olympia Fields, is pushing a measure that would add the city of Kankakee to the list of communities eligible for benefits under the River Edge Redevelopment Zone Program; an initiative which helps to “revive and redevelop environmentally challenged properties adjacent to rivers in Illinois”.

“The River Edge Program was established to ensure that communities close to our state’s waterways can have tools to develop adjacent properties in an environmentally conscious but cost effective manner”, said Riley; himself a certified urban planner. “It’s no secret that improvements to . . .

STEEL MAGNOLIAS is coming to The Drama Group

First Trustee Forum

First Mayoral Forum