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     November 19, 2020      #43-324 sdj
Kankakee County Board Chairman Andy Wheeler talks about the county's turnaround Wednesday morning during the State of the County Breakfast at the Knights of Columbus in Kankakee.

Former county board chairman Wheeler appointed to

El ex presidente de la junta del condado Wheeler designado para

The appointment of Andy Wheeler to a vacant seat on the Kankakee County Board had to clear a few hurdles, but, ultimately he was voted in to represent District 26 in Bourbonnais.

Wheeler was selected by the Republican Party to fill the vacancy created when Michael Zenz moved out of the district. After much discourse and discussion during Wednesday’s special board meeting at the county administration building, Wheeler’s appointment to District 26 won approval by a 19-4 vote.

In August, Wheeler announced he would not seek re-election in District 15. At that time, he said the political makeup of the district — meaning ...

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