JOLIET – State Senator Meg Loughran Cappel will hold office hours at the Joliet Public Library Black Road Branch on Thursday, Dec. 21 to provide residents with the chance to receive help and ask pertinent questions.

“My office is here to help with local issues, state resources and more,” said Loughran Cappel (D-Shorewood). “As we head into the new year, it’s important for my office to be accessible across the 49th District.”

The event will be held on Thursday, Dec. 21 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Joliet Public Library Black Road Branch, located at 3395 Black Rd. in Joliet.

This is a free event, and is an effort from Loughran Cappel’s office to assist residents with resources they may need from the state, as well as to provide a range of dates, times and locations that will increase accessibility.

With questions or concerns, people can contact Loughran Cappel’s office at 815-267-6119 or visit her website at