Broadview Mayoral Candidate Endorsed by Political Heavyweights

Thursday, March 9, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews Yesterday, Katrina Thompson, who is running for mayor with the Broadview People’s Party, that she has landed the endorsements of Congressman Danny K. Davis (7th), state Sen. Kimberly Lightford (4th), Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin (1st), Cook County Recorder of Deeds Karen Yarbrough and current Broadview Mayor Sherman Jones. Jones is running as a trustee candidate … Continue reading Broadview Mayoral Candidate Endorsed by Political Heavyweights

A Brief Conversation with Broadview Mayoral Candidate Katrina Thompson

aWednesday, December 14, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 12/15/16 Last week, I had a phone conversation with Katrina Thompson, who recently announced her intentions to run for Mayor of Broadview in the April 4, 2017 election. Thompson, 46, is running atop the Broadview People’s Party slate, which includes sitting Broadview trustee Kevin McGrier as its candidate for clerk and Verina Horn, former trustee … Continue reading A Brief Conversation with Broadview Mayoral Candidate Katrina Thompson

Broadview Mayor Can’t Run Again After Court Upholds Term Limits Vote

Tuesday, November 22, 2016 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews The Cook County Chronicle reported today that the Illinois Supreme Court has allowed the results of a mayoral term-limit referendum to stand. The results, the Chronicle notes, were released on Nov. 16 by the Cook County Clerk’s office. They show that Broadview residents voted overwhelmingly in favor of the ballot measure, with more than 65 … Continue reading Broadview Mayor Can’t Run Again After Court Upholds Term Limits Vote