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Artwork from CASE (Cooperative Association for Special Education)

We enjoyed having these amazing pieces of art hanging in our office throughout December, and we wanted to share them with everyone! This wonderful art was loaned to us by the Cooperative Association for Special Education (CASE), which works in collaboration with its member districts to provide services for students with autism, multiple disabilities, emotional […]
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COVID-19 Testing Sites

Free COVID-19 testing is available in our District! Midwest COVID Testing, located at 805 S. Main Street in Lombard, provides Rapid and PCR tests. You can schedule your free test here: https://www.solvhealth.com/book-online/gN7Oo0 There is also a Free COVID Testing Site located at 650 Roosevelt Road (Unit 101) in Glen Ellyn that is open from 9 […]
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Costa Howard-hosted flu/COVID vaccination clinic helps local residents protect themselves from illness

Costa Howard-hosted flu/COVID vaccination clinic helps local residents protect themselves from illness LOMBARD – State Rep. Terra Costa Howard co-hosted a flu shot/COVID-19 booster vaccination clinic that helped more than 80 local residents protect themselves from illness. “We were overwhelmed – in a good way – by the public response,” Costa Howard said. “In fact, […]
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State Rep. Costa Howard Highlights Successful Baby Supplies Donation Drive for Outreach House

State Rep. Costa Howard Highlights Successful Baby Supplies Donation Drive for Outreach House LOMBARD – To help local families in need and bring attention to Diaper Need Awareness Week, state Rep. Terra Costa Howard, D-Glen Ellyn, hosted a donation drive for diapers and other baby supplies to benefit Outreach House, a local social services organization. “I […]
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House Redistricting Committee to Hold Public Hearings on Congressional and Judicial Subcircuit Boundaries

House Redistricting Committee to Hold Public Hearings on Congressional and Judicial Subcircuit Boundaries  Public input is essential to making sure that Illinois has strong representation in Congress. This month the House Redistricting Committee will hold a series of public hearings to gather public input as the General Assembly begins the process of creating new congressional […]
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Costa Howard Announces Diaper Donation Drive for Outreach House 

Costa Howard Announces Diaper Donation Drive for Outreach House  LOMBARD –To assist local families during Diaper Need Awareness Week, state Rep. Terra Costa Howard, D-Glen Ellyn, is collecting donations of diapers and other baby supplies to benefit Outreach House, a Lombard-based non-profit that provides essential items for infant care. “Diapers are a daily necessity for babies […]
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Touring the Technology Center of DuPage

This week, I had the opportunity to tour the Technology Center of DuPage with other state legislators and see the great opportunities the Center offers students in our community. TCD features a quarter million square foot campus, state-of-the-art technology, and up-to-date skills instruction used in today’s high-demand careers. TCD lets students learn at their own […]
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Legislative redistricting hearings – ONLINE STARTING TOMORROW!

In May, the Illinois Legislature fulfilled its constitutional responsibility and approved a new set of legislative district maps. I joined my colleagues in voting for these new maps, because they appropriately reflect the communities I serve. (You can read my full statement on the new maps here.) Earlier this month, the U.S. Census Bureau released new data to be […]
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