Sunday, December 16, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Sen. Kimberly Lightford, the lawmaker most influential in helping the park district secure funds to renovate and reopen the facility at 809 Madison St. in Maywood, inside of the third floor of the building, which was named in her honor this month. | Shanel Romain
As community members filed through the Lightford Recreation Center, 809 Madison St. in Maywood, on Dec. 15, the facility’s namesake, state Sen. Kimberly Lightford (4th), basked in the glory of it all.
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Friday, August 24, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Sen. Kimberly Lightford (4th). |
Two bills that were sponsored by state Sen. Kimberly Lightford (4th), the assistant majority leader who represents most of Proviso Township, were signed into law this week by Gov. Bruce Rauner.
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Thursday, July 12, 2018 || LETTERS || @maywoodnews
The Supreme Court’s decision in Janus v. AFSCME will likely create another major obstacle for African-American, female government workers, hurting some of our most vulnerable employees.
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