Bradley Sports Complex Breaks Ground and Kankakee’s ARPA Funds Update – Kankakee Podcast News – 05/03/24

Here’s a quick rundown of what’s happening in Kankakee this week. For more details, be sure to listen to the latest episode of Kankakee Podcast News!

Crime and Safety

A Kankakee home invasion turned violent, with suspects escaping after stealing a video game system. In other news, a high-speed police chase ended in a crash and arrest, with firearms recovered from the suspect’s vehicle.

Community News

Property taxes in Kankakee have hit a record low, bringing relief to local homeowners. Meanwhile, Bradley broke ground on a new $45-million sports complex that’s expected to boost the local economy.

Honoring Riverside’s First CEO

Robert Miller, the first CEO of Riverside Healthcare, has passed away. His leadership transformed Riverside into a leading healthcare provider in Kankakee County.

Upcoming Events

This weekend, don’t miss the Unity International Festival, the first Kankakee Farmers Market of the season, and several 5K runs. Volunteer opportunities are also available at the Kankakee County Museum and Project Headspace and Timing.

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