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Healy Metra Station – Construction has begun
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Healy Metra Station – Construction has begun

Metra officially started construction of the USD 7.3 million renovation project for Healy Station on the Milwaukee North Line. “One of my top priorities is to bring job opportunities to our community and improve access to public transportation,” Arroyo said. “This renovation project will not only expand economic opportunity in our neighborhood but it will also provide...

July 17, 2017July 18, 2017by
Colombian Fest – Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
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Colombian Fest – Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Representative Luis Arroyo gathered at the Personal PAC event in support of Bill #HB40 with Senator Tom Cullerton, Rep. Greg Harris, Terry Cosgrove and former State Rep. Julie Hamos among many other friends. #HB40 #ForABetterIllinois #WomensRights     Luis Arroyo was born June 13, 1954, in Corozal, Puerto Rico. At 5 years old Luis and his family migrated to Brooklyn, New York where he attended PS156 until he...

July 17, 2017July 18, 2017by
Personal PAC event in support of Bill #HB40
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Personal PAC event in support of Bill #HB40

Representative Luis Arroyo gathered at the Personal PAC event in support of Bill #HB40 with Senator Tom Cullerton, Rep. Greg Harris, Terry Cosgrove and former State Rep. Julie Hamos among many other friends. #HB40 #ForABetterIllinois #WomensRights     Luis Arroyo was born June 13, 1954, in Corozal, Puerto Rico. At 5 years old Luis and his family migrated to Brooklyn, New York where he attended PS156 until he...

July 17, 2017July 18, 2017by
Rep. Luis Arroyo – Our new website.
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Rep. Luis Arroyo – Our new website.

I’m pleased to announce the launch of our brand new website! After two months of hard work and dedication, we are delighted to officially announce the launch on July 17, 2017. www.reparroyo.com Please sign up for my Newsletter or like my Facebook page to stay up to date. My goal with this new website is...

July 17, 2017July 18, 2017by
Working to End the Budget Impasse
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Working to End the Budget Impasse

Speaker Madigan recently requested a meeting with Gov. Rauner to discuss the desire of House Democrats to pass a full-year budget and bring the state budget impasse to a close. During the governor’s tenure, he and the Legislature have been able to come together to pass seven compromise budget bills when negotiations were allowed to...

June 10, 2017July 18, 2017by
Equal Pay for Equal Work
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Equal Pay for Equal Work

Equal Pay for Equal Work – HB 2462 Women deserve equal pay for equal work, and I will do everything in my power to end barriers to discrimination for working-class women. But in Illinois, women working full time are typically paid just 79 percent of what men are paid for doing the same job, and...

May 28, 2017July 18, 2017by
Protecting Women’s Reproductive Health
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Protecting Women’s Reproductive Health

Protecting Women’s Reproductive Health – HB 40 Reproductive health decisions should be made between women and their doctors, never by extreme politicians like Donald Trump. That is why I voted to repeal a dangerous and outdated provision in state law that would have automatically made abortion illegal in Illinois if Donald Trump and his allies...

May 10, 2017July 18, 2017by
Metra breaks ground on Healy Station renovation project
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Metra breaks ground on Healy Station renovation project

State Representative Luis Arroyo, and Metra and Illinois officials gathered to kick off a $7.3 million renovation of the Healy Station on the Milwaukee North Line. The project calls for building new platforms, canopies, retaining walls and stairs, as well as installing LED lighting. Crews also will build new ramps and shelters with on-demand heat,...

May 8, 2017July 18, 2017by
Welcome to the neighborhood
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Welcome to the neighborhood

We have a new restaurant in the Belmont Craigin neighborhood! Welcome to Luna Llena Sports & Grill, located at 5247 W Belmont Ave, owned by Horacio Maldonado. Pictured are Representative Luis Arroyo, Alderman Milly Santiago, staff, friends, and neighbors that participated in the ribbon-cutting ceremony on March 24, 2017.

May 3, 2017July 18, 2017by
Charter Schools Limitations – HB3567
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Charter Schools Limitations – HB3567

State Representative Luis Arroyo participated in a news conference in support of HB3567 which was introduced by Representative Will Guzzardi. With State Senator Omar Aquino, Alderman Milly Santiago, Alderman Gilbert Villegas, along with parents and other community organizations that participated as well. This bill would block new charter schools from opening in Chicago while neighborhood schools are...

May 2, 2017July 18, 2017by