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Artwork from District 41

We’ve been lucky to have these beautiful pieces of art hanging in our office all summer! This wonderful art was loaned to us by students in School District 41, from the 4th grade class of Forest Glen Elementary School in Glen Ellyn. The art was inspired by the artist, Keith Haring. Thank you again to […]
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State Rep. Terra Costa Howard accepts IEA ‘Friend of Education Award

LOMBARD – State Rep. Terra Costa Howard proudly accepted the Illinois Education Association’s Friend of Education Award at an end-of-school celebration Tuesday evening. The celebration, held at Common Good Cocktail House in Glen Ellyn, honored Costa Howard’s successful effort to pass HB 12, which extends Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) coverage to teacher’s aides, cafeteria […]
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Mental Health Resources in DuPage County

Teen Parent Connections: Teen Parent Connection offers a spectrum of support services for Pregnant and Parenting youth (aged 22 and under) who reside in DuPage County. Our programs educate and empower young families with age-appropriate parenting curriculum, provide social support, and assist parents in reaching goals like education attainment, employment, and self-sufficiency.We also host Parent […]
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Prescription Medicine Disposal Sites in our District

Proper disposal of unused drugs saves lives and protects the environment. If you need to dispose of your unused, unwanted, and outdated pills and capsules, there are multiple sites in our District that will safely collect them. Check out this list to find your closest disposal site: Lombard Police Dept 235 E Wilson Lombard  60148 […]
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2022 Constituent Survey

As your State Representative, I’m working to provide resources to our local schools and keep our streets safe to make our neighborhoods a better place to live, work and raise a family. As we work to return to normal life, I’m focused on providing the relief and recovery that our families deserve. That’s why I […]
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Snack Drive to Benefit Glen Ellyn Children’s Resource Center

To support the Glen Ellyn Children’s Resource Center‘s Summer School program, my office will be collecting school-approved individually wrapped snacks throughout the month of May. Requested, individually wrapped snacks include: -Cheez Its (Original) -Goldfish Pepperidge Farm crackers (cheddar, baby cheddar, colors, pretzel, whole grain) -Teddy Grahams (Cinnamon, Honey, Chocolate) -Rold Gold Pretzels -Welch’s fruit snacks -Kellog’s fruit snacks […]
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April donation drive to benefit Metropolitan Family Services

To support members of our community who have survived domestic violence and are rebuilding their lives, my office will be collecting essential items for Metropolitan Family Services from April 4-29. Family Shelter Service of Metropolitan Family Services DuPage transforms lives by offering help and hope to those affected by domestic violence. The shelter is in most need […]
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