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Friday, October 28, 2016
Litchfield Receives Transportation Grant

Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond) joined leaders in the community today as they announced that the City of Litchfield has been awarded a grant from the Illinois Dept. of Transportation. The…


Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Meals On Wheels Serves Community

State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond) recently had the opportunity to assist Lydia Johnson, Coordinator of Staunton’s Meals on Wheels Program. Representative Bourne fought to have this program funded through the…


Friday, October 21, 2016
Rep. Bourne Leads Tour Of Graham Correctional Center

Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond) welcomed colleagues from the Illinois House to join her on a tour of Graham Correctional Center on Monday, October 17th. “Graham Correctional facility is important to the…


Thursday, October 20, 2016
School Funding Reform Commission Making Progress

Formed in July, the bi-partisan School Funding Reform Commission is tasked with making recommendations to the General Assembly by February 1st, 2017. The end goal is to revise the current…


Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Illinois Chamber Presents Champion of Free Enterprise Award to Rep. Bourne

The Illinois Chamber of Commerce today gave the Champion of Free Enterprise – Outstanding Freshman Award to State Representative Avery Bourne. The award is given biennially to state legislators who…


Thursday, October 6, 2016
Legislators Meet With Law Enforcement

Illinois State Police Director, Leo Schmitz, is seen here with (from l-r) Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond), Representative C.D. Davidsmeyer (R-Jacksonville), and Senator Sam McCann (R-Carlinville). The Legislators met with Director…


Sunday, October 2, 2016
Wilsonville Program Receives AT&T’s “Investing in Illinois Award”

John Veres from Wilsonville Community Outreach accepted an “Investing in Illinois Award” from AT&T, as a result of their nomination from State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond). The award was presented…


Sunday, October 2, 2016
School Supplies Delivered to Raymond and Gillespie

Superintendent Aaron Hopper of Panhandle CUSD is pictured with State Representative Avery Bourne. Representative Bourne delivered a number of donated school supply bags to Raymond and Gillespie Grade Schools recently….


Friday, September 30, 2016
Utility Cost Saving Clinic in Girard

State Representative Avery Bourne joined the Citizens Utility Board in hosting a Utility Cost Savings Clinic this week. The informative event was held at the Girard Village Hall and offered…


Saturday, September 17, 2016
Advisory Committees Aide Legislative Agenda

Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond) has been meeting with Advisory Committees throughout the month of September.   The groups meet twice a year and are comprised of experts and concerned citizens from…