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Edly-Allen Law Expands Mental Health Wellness Education for Police

Press release from the Office of State Representative Mary Edly-Allen For immediate release Aug. 16, 2019 SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – A measure sponsored by state Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville, aiming to increase awareness of mental health for law enforcement was signed into law recently. “In recent years, we have seen a troubling trend in which more […]
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Edly-Allen Brings Brookfield Zoo to Summer Camp

Press release from the Office of State Representative Mary Edly-Allen For immediate release Aug. 13, 2019 LIBERTYVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville, recently brought the Brookfield Zoo Animal Ambassador program to the youth campers at the Special Recreation Association of Central Lake County summer camp. “I enjoy the opportunity to connect local organizations […]
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Rep. Mary Edly-Allen meets with Lake County Sheriff John Idleburg and other Lake County police department representatives.

Edly-Allen Meets with Local Police Chiefs

Press release from the Office of State Representative Mary Edly-Allen For immediate release Aug. 14, 2019 LIBERTYVILLE, Ill. – To gather feedback from the law enforcement community and continue her efforts to work with first responders keep our communities safe, State Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville, recently held a roundtable discussion with local police chiefs. “Being […]
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Edly-Allen Co-Hosting Back-to-School Event with Foglia YMCA

Press release from the Office of State Representative Mary Edly-Allen For immediate release Aug. 5, 2019 LIBERTYVILLE, Ill. – In preparation for the upcoming school year, state Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville, will co-host a Back-to-School Fair with the Foglia YMCA on Sunday, Aug. 25, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Foglia YMCA, 1025 N. […]
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Visit the First Meeting of the Women’s Issues Advisory Committee

Press release from the Office of State Representative Mary Edly-Allen For immediate release Aug. 5, 2019 LIBERTYVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville, invites local residents to join her newly formed Women’s Issues Citizen Advisory Committee and attend the committee’s first meeting on Thursday, Sept. 5, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the […]
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Help Is Available as Insulin Price Climbs, Edly-Allen Says

With the price of insulin soaring, more and more people with diabetes are struggling to afford their life-saving medication. If this sounds like you or someone you love, Rep. Mary Edly-Allen wants you to know about programs to help you cover the cost. The American Diabetes Association is highlighting programs offering immediate assistance from three […]
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Edly-Allen Visits Lake Zurich Manufacturer Smalley

Press release from the Office of State Rep. Mary Edly-Allen For immediate release July 22, 2019 LIBERTYVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville, recently toured Smalley Steel Ring Company in Lake Zurich to learn more about the leading global manufacturer of retaining ring and wave springs. Rep. Edly-Allen met with Smalley COO George Nesbit […]
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Edly-Allen Bill for Long-Term Property Tax Relief Signed into Law

Press release from the Office of State Rep. Mary Edly-Allen For immediate release July 18, 2019 SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Legislation sponsored by state Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville, to lower the property tax burden placed on Lake County families through annual cost-saving rebates was signed into law last week by Gov. J.B. Pritzker. “Lake County homeowners […]
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Coming Soon to a Library Near You: Mobile Office Hours

Press Release from the Office of Mary Edly-Allen For immediate release July 23, 2019 LIBERTYVILLE, Ill. – To help make constituent services readily available, state Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville, is continuing her monthly mobile office hours throughout the district in August. “I take my responsibility to represent such a diverse and geographically large district seriously, […]
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