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Martwick announces $5 million in infrastructure improvements coming to the area this year

Martwick announces $5 million in infrastructure improvements coming to the area this year

CHICAGO — Building upon the smart infrastructure investments supported by State Senator Robert Martwick, the Illinois Department of Transportation announced ...
Martwick hosts free back-to-school block party

Martwick hosts free back-to-school block party

CHICAGO – To celebrate the upcoming school year and prepare students as they head back to the classroom, State Senator ...
Martwick announces $150,000 in grants coming to local school districts

Martwick announces $150,000 in grants coming to local school districts

CHICAGO – State Senator Robert Martwick announced Wednesday that a combined $150,000 will be distributed to local school districts for ...
Martwick-Sponsored Measure to Give Back to First Responders becomes Law

Martwick-Sponsored Measure to Give Back to First Responders becomes Law

 SPRINGFIELD – Legislation supported by State Senator Robert Martwick that provides private assistance to first responders via a tax check-off ...
Measure to Protect Restaurants Becomes Law Thanks to Support from Martwick

Measure to Protect Restaurants Becomes Law Thanks to Support from Martwick

Springfield – A measure supported by State Senator Robert Martwick to protect restaurants, bars and retailers from deceptive delivery services ...
Martwick Kicks off Summer Reading Program to Keep Students Engaged

Martwick Kicks off Summer Reading Program to Keep Students Engaged

Chicago – To encourage young people to continue learning during the summer, State Senator Robert Martwick is launching a Summer ...
Martwick-Supported Measures to Expand use of Expressway Cameras become Law

Martwick-Supported Measures to Expand use of Expressway Cameras become Law

Chicago – Two measures  to provide law enforcement with more technology to identify and enable them to solve crimes, championed ...
New Martwick-Supported Laws to Help First Responders

New Martwick-Supported Laws to Help First Responders

          Expansion of child care for first responders coming to Illinois with Martwick support   Springfield – First responders will ...
Martwick-Sponsored Measure to Formally Consider Dispatchers as First Responders Becomes Law

Martwick-Sponsored Measure to Formally Consider Dispatchers as First Responders Becomes Law

SPRINGFIELD – Emergency medical dispatchers will receive the same benefits and training as other first responders after a measure spearheaded ...
Martwick Measure to Tackle Chicago Teacher Shortage becomes Law

Martwick Measure to Tackle Chicago Teacher Shortage becomes Law

SPRINGFIELD – A measure advanced by Senator Robert Martwick to address Illinois’ ever-growing teacher shortage by bringing back retired educators ...
Martwick-Supported Measure to Combat Carjacking Becomes Law

Martwick-Supported Measure to Combat Carjacking Becomes Law

Chicago- A measure to combat carjackings in Illinois was signed into law today with strong support from State Senator Robert ...
Martwick Legislation to Combat Carjackings becomes Law

Martwick Legislation to Combat Carjackings becomes Law

Chicago – A measure designed to provide law enforcement with additional resources to combat carjackings was signed into law thanks ...
Measure to Ease Property Tax Burdens on Illinois Residents becomes law

Measure to Ease Property Tax Burdens on Illinois Residents becomes law

CHICAGO – A new measure  to streamline property tax relief for seniors, veterans, and persons with disabilities championed by State ...
Martwick Measure to Provide Security for Widows of Chicago First Responders Becomes Law

Martwick Measure to Provide Security for Widows of Chicago First Responders Becomes Law

SPRINGFIELD – Widows of Chicago firefighters and police are one step closer to receiving additional support after a measure advanced ...
Senators push to restore vehicle emissions testing sites in Chicago

Senators push to restore vehicle emissions testing sites in Chicago

CHICAGO – During a press conference Wednesday, State Senators Sara Feigenholtz and Robert Martwick outlined their plan to restore vehicle ...