All posts tagged "Kay Hatcher"
Officials celebrate Anderson bridge groundbreaking
ELBURN—Decades in the planning, construction is set to begin on the Anderson Road bridge as public officials put shovels in the ground on Monday. The shovels symbolized breaking ground on the project that will provide an overpass...
- Posted November 8, 2013
Hatcher hosts identity theft protection events for seniors
YORKVILLE—Fox Valley seniors are invited to learn more about how to protect themselves from scams and identity theft at a pair of events—one in Kendall County and one in Kane County—hosted by state Representative Kay Hatcher.
- Posted April 2, 2012
Hatcher goes door to door
State Representative Kay Hatcher (left) visited Schmidt’s Towne Tap in Elburn on Wednesday to collect signed petitions from constituents helping get her name on the ballot for a re-election bid in the 50th District.
- Posted November 4, 2011
Rep. Hatcher to host local traveling office hours
YORKVILLE—To continue reaching out to citizens of the 50th District, state Rep. Kay Hatcher (R-Yorkville) has scheduled traveling office hours in communities including Elburn, Maple Park, North Aurora, Sugar Grove and Big Rock.
- Posted August 19, 2011
Rep. Hatcher named to New Youth Development Council
YORKVILLE—State Representative Kay Hatcher has been named to a new state council that will oversee funding and program recommendations for after-school activities for youth.
- Posted August 12, 2011
Protecting community funds—for now
Mayors visit capitol to keep state from cutting village funds ELBURN—With Local Government Distributive Funds (LGDF) in jeopardy of elimination, a group of mayors and village presidents made a show of force in Springfield to urge lawmakers not...
- Posted June 10, 2011
Rep. Hatcher advances protections for grieving families during funeral services
Springfield—State Rep. Kay Hatcher advanced legislation last week protecting grieving families from protests and other disrespectful conduct during funeral services for a loved one.
- Posted April 9, 2011
Hatcher introduces bill to amend the IL pension code
Elburn—Illinois House Rep. Kay Hatcher may have introduced a bill that would save money for taxpayers in small towns, but she credits Elburn Village President Dave Anderson with the idea.
- Posted March 12, 2011
Rep. Hatcher: New committee assignments reflect local needs
YORKVILLE—State Representative Kay Hatcher secured positions on key House Committees that will tackle issues most important to local families, including expanding job opportunities and helping prevent home foreclosure, she announced.
- Posted February 25, 2011
Letter: I oppose the state income tax increase
A recent writer left the impression that legislators ignored their constituents’ pleas for fiscal sanity and voted for the largest tax increase Illinois has ever endured. The majority of the legislature did. I did not.
- Posted February 17, 2011
Community servants seek seat representing 50th District
n the race for state Representative of the 50th District, a pair of long-term community activists will face each other on Tuesday, Nov. 2. Incumbent Republican Kay Hatcher seeks her second term, while Democrat challenger Linda Healy...
- Posted October 22, 2010
ReadOut for Freedom
Event highlights previously banned, challenged books SUGAR GROVEâ€”The Sugar Grove Public Library on Saturday, Oct. 2, will celebrate the freedom to read books without censorship.
- Posted October 1, 2010
State revenue cut would hit villages hard, officials say
ELBURN, MPâ€”A proposed reduction in state income taxes disbursed to municipalities would cause more financial challenges for the revenue-strapped villages of Elburn and Maple Park.
- Posted April 16, 2010
Letter: New legislation will improve accountability
Republicans in both the House and Senate have been consistently communicating with Governor Quinn to bring his attention to public opinion on the state budget and other critical issues.
- Posted March 25, 2010
State: â€˜There is no moneyâ€™
KANELANDâ€”A meeting with State Representative Kay Hatcher (Dist. 50) on Monday confirmed what Kaneland School District officials already knewâ€”school funding from the state will be severely cut.
- Posted March 12, 2010
Letter: Thank you for your trust, 50th District residents
Public service is both a fulfilling and humbling experience. Iâ€™m grateful for the opportunity to represent others, and am constantly reminded that there are many voices, and many choices, that enter into each decision.
- Posted February 11, 2010
Feb. 2 Election Results
The local unofficial results from the Feb. 2, 2010 primary election. Winners names are in bold.
- Posted February 2, 2010
Letter: Spelling Bee a success
The Northeastern Illinois Area Agency on Aging and I recently teamed up to sponsor a centuries-old celebration, a community spelling bee.
- Posted July 9, 2009
Senior spelling bee
2009 Illinois Senior Spelling Bee 50th District first-place winner Elburn Herald reporter Susan O'Neill.
- Posted June 12, 2009
Hatcher helps defeat proposed income tax increase
State Rep. Kay Hatcher (R-Yorkville) on Sunday voted â€œNoâ€ to plans to increase state income taxes by 50 percent.
- Posted June 5, 2009
Rep. Hatcher announces Legislative Scholarships
State Rep. Kay Hatcher announced that she will be able to circulate applications for the Illinois General Assembly Scholarship.
- Posted February 26, 2009
Washburn goes to Springfield
Debbie Washburn attended the inauguration of the 96th General Assembly in Springfield, and witnessed the swearing in of members of the state House of Representatives, including 50th District Rep. Kay Hatcher.
- Posted January 30, 2009