Opening of the I-294/I-57 Interchange

  • Ribbon Cutting
  • With Representative Bob Rita, Chairman of the Tollway Oversight Committee
  • With Senator Hutchinson and Congressman Rush
  • Interstate 294 - Top of Ramp
  • Kristie LeFleur - Project Managers
  • With Ed McElroy
  • With Mayor of Blue Island
  • With Mayor Rogers and Congressman Rush
  • Group photo with Senator Hastings
  • Senator Hastings making jokes
  • With Park Forest Mayor - John Ostenburg
  • Photobomb from Mayor Alsberry

On October 25, 2014 we opened up the long awaited Interstate 294/57 Interchange. This project of regional significance will connect our region and help the move the flow of commerce to the Chicago Southland and beyond. Kudos again to the south suburban legislators, especially Representative Bob Rita. Representative Rita chaired…

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Southwick Place – Groundbreaking Ceremony

Today I joined the Over The Rainbow Association and the Illinois Housing Development Authority for a ceremonial groundbreaking for Southwick Place.  The facility located at 5150 Southwick in Matteson will provide affordable housing to persons with physical disabilities.   Over The Rainbow is a not-for-profit associated dedicated to providing independent…

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Traditional Warriors Karate Tournament and Exhibition 2014

  • Being honored by Master Simms
  • With Master Simms
  • With Grand Master James Jones
  • With Karate supporter
  • Master Weiss from Gen Ki Karate School
  • Karate students
  • Mayor Alsberry and First Lady Diane Alsberry
  • Hillcrest Chairs
  • Karate Awards
  • With Mayor Alsberry
  • With Hazel Crest Park District volunteer
  • Grand Master James Jones

Representative Riley supported Master Darrell Simms and the Hazel Crest Park District at the 3rd Annual Traditional Warriors Karate Tournament and Exhibition. The legendary Grand Master James Jones was also present. Grand Master “Jimmy” Jones was the sensei of Master Simms and many other instructors at this tournament and around…

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Sertoma Centre’s Kimball Court Apartment Project

  • Gus Van Den Brink speaking to the audience
  • Representative Riley speaking about the complex in his District
  • Ready to dig
  • More folks ready to dig
  • With Tawny and Cassandra, from Rep. Will Davis' and Sen. Mike Hastings office, respectively.

  The great folks over at the Sertoma Centre are building a 16 unit, permanent housing apartment building in Homewood. These are pictures from the groundbreaking ceremony on June 11th. They have funding approved from the Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA), Cook County HOME funds (HOME), and the Illinois Department…

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