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Cloonen announces January “Coffee with Kate” schedule

Published: Friday, Dec. 27, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

State Rep. Kate Cloonen D-Kankakee, is continuing her districtwide “Coffee with Kate” schedule in January.

Residents are encouraged to attend for an informal discussion on state and local issues as well as to offer input on the upcoming spring legislative session.

“I am eager to meet with constituents during my January coffee visits as these meetings provide more residents the chance to share their thoughts and concerns on the challenges facing our state,” Cloonen said in a news release.

“These casual events not only help me remain accessible, but allow residents to share a dialogue on a wide range of issues affecting our community.”

“Coffee with Kate” will be:

• 8 to 9 a.m. Jan. 10, Herscher Restaurant and Pub, 171 S. Main St., Herscher

• 8 to 9 a.m. Jan. 17, Chatter Box Café, 140 S. Schuyler Ave., Bradley

• 8 to 9 a.m. Jan. 24, Coal City Restaurant, 145 S. Broadway St., Coal City

Cloonen represents the 79th District, which includes all or portions of Aroma Park, Beecher, Bonfield, Bourbonnais, Braceville, Bradley, Buckingham, Cabery, Chebanse, Coal City, Diamond, Essex, East Brooklyn, Gardner, Herscher, Hopkins Park, Irwin, Kankakee, Limestone, Momence, Peotone, Reddick, South Wilmington, St. Anne, Sun River Terrace and Union Hill.

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