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Spanish Daily Journal
     February 11, 2019      #50-42 sdj

Did park board violate law?

¿Violó la ley el consejo del parque?

KANKAKEE — A member of the Kankakee Valley Park District board says a majority of his colleagues held a private meeting in 2015 in violation of state law.

Others deny it.

In 2015, board members are believed to have discussed a controversy surrounding the park district’s then-executive director, Roy Collins, and his decision to have park workers remove dirt from his Limestone house.

That issue and others led to Collins’ indictment and conviction for broader corruption in the park district.

In February 2018, the ...

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