Category: Politics

New Party Forms As D209 Race Comes Into Focus

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 6:03 p.m.

A new political party has formed to take on incumbent Proviso Township High School District 209 board members. Board President Ned Wagner and members Theresa Kelly and Claudia Medina have expressed plans to run for re-election on the Proviso Together slate.

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See Which Elected Seats Will Be On The Ballot During The April 2, 2019 Elections

Thursday, September 27, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 9:55 p.m.

Local election season is officially here. According to the Cook County Clerk’s Office, Sept. 18 was the first day to circulate nominating papers for candidates seeking to be on the ballot during the April 2, 2019 consolidated election.

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In Bellwood, Fritz Kaegi Blasts ‘Machine Politics’ That Saddle Property Tax System

Friday, July 20, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Fritz Kaegi during a breakfast in Bellwood on July 19. | Courtesy J. Boston 

Fritz Kaegi, the Democratic nominee for Cook County Assessor, visited Bellwood Village Hall, 2350 S. 25th Ave. in Bellwood, on July 19 to lay out his plans to reform the office and invite community leaders to play roles in his transition.

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