AFROFEST ignites the spirit of African culture in Lake County. This family-friendly event celebrates African music and culture in an inclusive, vibrant and positive community festival setting. Click Here for AfroFest info.
For Lake County Board of Commissioners District 14
Responsible for the Habitat for Humanity Housing on Washington Park, 11th &12th Streets in Waukegan.
Responsible for the redevelopment of the Hervey Village Apartments in North Chicago.
Past President of the National Association of Counties (NACO) USA 2004.
Keynote Speaker at the National Democratic Convention in 2004.
Lake County Forest Preserve
1st African American Vice President of the Lake County Forest Preserve.
Responsible for the funding to remodel and renovate Whispering Oaks into the multi-cultural Woodland Village Apartments/ Townhomes.
As a member of the Waukegan Development Commission, Angelo worked on bringing the new AMAZON facility to Waukegan which will bring hundreds of jobs to the area.
As a member of the Lake County Board, Angelo worked to bring WALMART to Fountain Square, Waukegan. This provided 200 new jobs in our community.
Went to Washington DC with Audrey Nixon to retain and expand the Great Lakes Navy Training Center In North Chicago.
Health Clinic In North Chicago
Worked with Audrey Nixon to build the Lake County Health Clinic Center in North Chicago.