The Illinois Valley Federation of Labor and the Illinois Valley Building Trades will be hosting a Labor Summit on Saturday at Ottawa’s Knights of Columbus Hall on Main Street.
Among other speakers, the lineup includes U.S. Senator Richard Durbin, Illinois Supreme Court Justice Thomas Kilbride, Illinois Department of Labor Director Michael Kleinik and State Representative Lance Yednock.
Registration begins Saturday morning at 7:30, and the event should wrap up at about 2:30. For more information, contact Dan Mercer, IVFL President, at (815) 878-9130; or Steven Conrad, IVBTC President, at (815) 378-1604.