Category: Elections

So What Were Proviso Voters Thinking? We Asked A Few

Thursday, April 4, 2019 || By Sabrina Henderson || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Penny Williams-Wolford stands inside of her polling location on April 2. | Sabrina Henderson

Voter turnout during the April 2 Consolidated Election was low across Proviso Township. In Bellwood only 14.5 percent of registered voters cast ballots while in Broadview, Maywood and Melrose Park, the turnout rate was 17.5 percent, 14.5 percent and 10 percent, respectively. For more turnout data, click here.

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2019 Election Results For Bellwood, Maywood, Broadview And Melrose Park

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Below are the election results for races for village trustee, library trustee, park district commissioner and school board in Bellwood, Broadview, Maywood and Melrose Park. For full election results in suburban Cook County, click here.

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Proviso Among First Suburban Cook County Townships To Get New Voting Machines

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Tonya Rice, the county clerk’s election director, demonstrates how new voting machines will work during a press conference on March 26. | Screenshot

Brand new voting machines are coming to Proviso Township in time for the April 2 Consolidated Election. Cook County Clerk Karen Yarbrough announced that Proviso is one of three townships in suburban Cook County where the new machines will be piloted on Election Day.

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