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FREE General Info Outreach Session

FREE General Info Outreach Session What? We invite contractors, subcontractors, engineers, architects, suppliers, and professional services to learn about: CDB’s bidding process Construction opportunities Prequalification process Business Enterprise Program’s Diversity requirements https://cei.illinois.gov/business-enterprise-program.html Where? Kankakee Community College Advanced Technology Educational Center 100 College Dr., Kankakee, IL 60901 Room T205 When? Wednesday, June 26, 2024 9:30am 11:30am…

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June YPN Spotlight: Craig Toepfer

June YPN Spotlight: Craig Toepfer Craig Toepfer works for Comcast Business, specializing in helping businesses with their data, voice, and cybersecurity needs.  He spends time with customers reviewing what they have now and where they need to be to come up with a solution to ensure they are ready for the future and meets their…

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Day of Action Set to Unite Volunteers Across Kankakee – Fri, June 21

Day of Action Set to Unite Volunteers Across Kankakee – Fri, June 21 This United Way partnership effort will consist of seven volunteer projects in partnership with the City of Kankakee’s seven wards. Kankakee, IL – United Way of Kankakee & Iroquois Counties is thrilled to announce the return of Day of Action on Friday,…

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ECDA TO HOST NEXT COMMUNITY CONVERSATION AT CITY LIFE CENTER

ECDA TO HOST NEXT COMMUNITY CONVERSATION AT CITY LIFE CENTER KANKAKEE, IL (May 28, 2024) – The City of Kankakee’s Economic and Community Development Agency (ECDA) will host a Community Conversation on Thursday, June 13, 2024 at 6:00 PM at the City Life Center (1820 E Court St, Kankakee). This is the fourth Community Conversation…

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ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AGENCY PARTNERS WITH TESKA ASSOCIATES TO

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ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AGENCY PARTNERS WITH TESKA ASSOCIATES TO KANKAKEE, Ill. (May 21, 2024) – Local business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs are invited to attend ‘How Does Zoning Affect my Business?’ Lunch n’ Learn session on June 4, 2024, at 11:30am at the City of Kankakee Economic and Community Development Agency (ECDA) office, located…

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Taste the Adventure: Introducing the Kankakee County Taco Trail!

Taste the Adventure: Introducing the Kankakee County Taco Trail! KANKAKEE COUNTY, IL – Get ready to embark on a culinary journey like no other as Visit Kankakee County proudly unveils the much-anticipated Kankakee County Taco Trail. Set to launch on Tuesday, May 21, 2024, this trail promises to excite your taste buds and showcase the…

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May WIN Spotlight: Peggy Sue Munday

May WIN Spotlight: Peggy Sue Munday Peggy Sue Munday is a native of Kankakee County and a well known volunteer for many area non-profits. As well as sitting on various Boards of Directors she has several years experience chairing fundraisers for The American Heart Association, the Alzheimer’s Association and the American Cancer Society. Munday was…

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May Ambassador Spotlight: Ashley Peterson

May Ambassador Spotlight: Ashley Peterson I am Ashley Peterson, and I am the Commercial Marketing Associate of Homewood and Kankakee County. In my role, I am committed to driving marketing initiatives that resonate with our commercial clientele. From developing targeted strategies to crafting compelling messaging, I leverage my expertise to showcase the value and expertise…

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New Intergovernmental Agreement to Promote Tourism Approved

New Intergovernmental Agreement to Promote Tourism Approved The current Intergovernmental Agreement facilitating tourism promotion in Kankakee County is set to expire on June 30, 2024. Visit Kankakee County has proposed a new agreement to continue these efforts, which will commence on July 1, 2024, and conclude on June 30, 2026. The proposal received unanimous approval…

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