Rep. Suzanne Ness
Small business owner; founded non-profit organization to help local teens develop leadership skills; B.S. in Communications from Arizona State University; M.A. from University of Phoenix; former employee of Maricopa County, Ariz.; former member, McHenry County Board and Northern Kane County Board; grew up in Marengo and resides in Crystal Lake; married, with three adult children and a granddaughter.
CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill. – State Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, recently helped pass two bills that work to remove certain barriers that students with developmental disabilities and their families face.
CARPENTERSVILLE, Ill. – To ensure guardians ad litem are able to execute their duties to protect children who are victims of abuse, state Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, is asking Gov. J.B. Pritzker to sign her legislation waiving confidentiality for counseling.
CARPENTERSVILLE, Ill. – Alerting residents to improvements that will help working parents save their hard-earned dollars, state Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, is highlighting a significant expansion of eligibility for the Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) and reduced child care costs.
CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill. – State Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, is hosting her mobile office hours on Tuesday, July 27 in Algonquin and on Tuesday, August 3 in Lake in the Hills. She is inviting residents from the 66th district to discuss key local issues and to share ideas and information about her legislative agenda.
CARPENTERSVILLE, Ill. – Following the recent launch of the Illinois Secretary of State’s new Insurance Verification System (ILIVS), state Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, is urging drivers to continue practicing safe driving habits and verify they are insured.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, is highlighting multiple road improvement projects in McHenry County that are underway.
CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill. – To encourage community engagement and facilitate discussions about important issues, state Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, is inviting residents to her first mobile office hours event on Thursday, July 1.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – To help our older neighbors maintain healthy, dignified and independent lives, state Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, sponsored legislation to ensure seniors receiving Meals on Wheels have access to information on diabetes, elder abuse and neglect, financial exploitation, Social Security benefits and Medicare.
CARPENTERSVILLE, Ill. – To ease the financial burden felt by families during the pandemic, state Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, is highlighting federal assistance available to help families cover the final expenses of loved ones lost to COVID-19.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Suzanne Ness, D-Crystal Lake, is working to reverse the increase in license plate fees for small trailers, having supported legislation that would reduce the annual registration fee from $118 to $36.