Rep. Lance Yednock
Lifelong resident of the Illinois Valley; previously served as a business agent and executive board member of IUOE Local 150; worked 28 years as an equipment operator; B.A., Northern Illinois University; Yednock and his wife live in Ottawa.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The City of Ottawa will now be able to use property near the Illinois and Michigan Canal for public and private business developments as part of new legislation sponsored by state Rep. Lance Yednock, D-Ottawa.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois First Responders Suicide Prevention Task Force will now be required to establish improved guidance to aid the mental health of first responders as a part of new legislation supported by state Rep. Lance Yednock, D-Ottawa.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Agricultural sciences will now count toward science requirements for undergraduate admissions at Illinois universities thanks to legislation brought forward by state Rep. Lance Yednock, D-Ottawa.
OTTAWA, Ill. – To better help local businesses recover from historic economic hardship, state Rep. Lance Yednock, D-Ottawa, is encouraging Illinois Valley business owners to apply for real financial relief provided through Governor Pritzker’s administration.
Yednock Highlights Safe and Sound Week, Encourages Businesses to Promote Health and Safety Programs for Employees
OTTAWA, Ill. – State Rep. Lance Yednock, D-Ottawa, is encouraging businesses to promote health and safety programs for their employees during Safe and Sound Week, August 9-15.
OTTAWA, Ill. – Fighting to ensure all workers have proper resources and benefits, state Rep. Lance Yednock, D-Ottawa, sponsored a bill to add probation officers to the Line of Duty Compensation Act that was recently signed into law.
OTTAWA, Ill. – Continuing his support for the workforce of Illinois, state Rep. Lance Yednock, D-Ottawa, is highlighting new apprenticeship opportunities available for employers and employees throughout the state of Illinois.
OTTAWA, Ill. – To celebrate National Park and Recreation month and bring attention to two local state parks, state Rep. Lance Yednock, D-Ottawa, is encouraging residents to visit Illinois state parks this summer.
OTTAWA, Ill. – To ensure fire departments and first responders are receiving proper funding, state Rep. Lance Yednock, D-Ottawa, is highlighting new grants available for volunteer and combination fire departments by the Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM).
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – To protect and strengthen workers’ rights, state Rep. Lance Yednock, D-Ottawa, sponsored a constitutional amendment to protect employees’ rights to collectively bargain in the state of Illinois.