Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Now that the polls have closed, follow our site for live results to learn who won and by how much in all your Glen Ellyn races. We'll be updating this post throughout the night as votes are tallied.
Tuesday, April 9
The results are finally rolling in. The above list gives you the results for all your local races and will be updated regularly as vote totals become available.
Village President Mark Pfefferman urges residents to vote in the upcoming election. To send a letter to the editor, email Charlotte@Patch.com.
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Tuesday, April 9
Thursday, February 28, 2013
Learn more about the candidates seeking a seat on the District 87 Board of Education.
Your Name: Robert (Bob) Friend Position Sought: Glenbard High School District #87 School Board Campaign Contact Information: Robert C. Friend Lombard, Illinois 6018 firstname.lastname@example.org 630-932-8452 What will be your single most important priority if you get elected? To maintain a high standard of success for all students. Your Home Address: Lombard Family Members: Wife - Susan Daughters Jennifer, 29 and Jill 24 Education: Daley College - Associate's Degree in Transportation Management, 1975 Oklahoma State Tech - Associate's Degree in Diesel Mechanics, 1977 Current Occupation and Employer: Retired from United Parcel Service, 34 years of service Political Party Affiliation: Independent Why Are You Seeking Office? I seek re-election …
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Learn more about the candidates seeking a seat on the Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education.
Name: Dean Elger Position Sought: School Board Member District 41 Campaign Contact Information: Dean Elger email@example.com What will be your single most important priority if you get elected? District 41 has maintained high standards and driven very good results. We need to continue to challenge our selves and continuously improve our results in light of the new common core standards. As a nation we are falling behind on the world stage with respect to Education and particularly Science and Math. This is our most important challenge over the next four years. Your Home Address: Glen Ellyn Family Members: Suzanne Elger – Spouse 48 Sarah Elger – Daughter 24, Elementary Music Teacher in Canton, IL Hannah Elger – Daughter 22 Joe Elger…
Friday, February 22, 2013
Find out more about the Glen Ellyn Library Board election.
When voters head to the polls on April 9, they will have three choices for the Glen Ellyn Library Board of Trustees. The three candidates are running unopposed. Even though the election is uncontested, and the candidates were vetted through the Civic Betterment Party, Glen Ellyn Patch asked the three candidates to share more information about themselves and their reasons for running for office. The three candidates for Library Trustee are:
Learn more about the candidates seeking a seat on the Glen Ellyn Public Library Board of Trustees.
Your Name: Randolph ("Ran") C. Sailer II Position Sought: Trustee of Glen Ellyn Public Library Campaign Contact Information: None What will be your single most important priority if you get elected? To oversee the interior renovation and modernization of the library. Your Home Address: Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 Family Members: Susan A. Sailer, 53, wife, 1st grade teacher at Ben Franklin Elementary School Education: B.A., Oberlin College 1977 J.D. New York University School of Law, 1980 MAT (Secondary Education), National Louis University, 2002 Current Occupation and Employer: Retired Served as Director, General Counsel and Senior Vice President of Amerin Corporation Political Party Affiliation: Democrat Why Are You Seeking Office? To …
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
A guide to the April 2013 Glen Ellyn Park District Board election.
When voters head to the polls on April 9, they will have the chance to vote to fill four park district board seats. In April, terms expire for board commissioners Ron Aubrey, Melissa Creech, Gordon J. Kinzler and Julia Nephew. Aubrey is the only board member not seeking re-election. Glen Ellyn resident Vanessa Pierce is the fourth candidate running for a seat on the board, according to the Glen Ellyn Park District. The board is comprised of seven unpaid volunteers. The board members represent the district’s 35,000 residents in Glen Ellyn, parts of unincorporated Glen Ellyn, Carol Stream, Glendale Heights, Lombard and Wheaton, according to the Glen Ellyn Park District. The terms for the three other board members — Kathy Cornell, Richard …
Learn more about the candidates seeking a seat on the Glen Ellyn Park District Board.
Name: Julia Nephew Positon Sought: Glen Ellyn Park District Commissioner Campaign Contact Information: As I am running unopposed in this election I do not have a campaign website, address, or telephone number. What will be your single most important priority if you get elected? I would like to see an even greater emphasis on greening the park district. Some examples are new tree plantings (for example, to replace ash trees), flood mitigation measures such as permeable pavers for parking lots, native species plantings, and less mowing. All these changes will save an enormous amount of money well into the future. Your Home Address: Glen Ellyn Family Members: Eric Bergman, husband Emily, stepdaughter Madeleine, daughter Sophia, daughter …
A look at the candidates seeking a seat on the Glen Ellyn Park District Board of Commissioners.
Your Name: Vanessa Pierce Position Sought: Candidate for Glen Ellyn Park District Commissioner Campaign Contact Information: None What will be your single most important priority if you get elected? Increase the year round accessibility of aquatics fitness, recreation, and sport for the residents of Glen Ellyn. Based upon the Glen Ellyn Community Interest and Opinion Survey from last fall of 2012, a group of residents including me are "officially" organizing as the Glen Ellyn Aquatics Initiative. Working with the Park District, we are hoping to form a task force and commission a study to: Formally evaluate the building of an indoor aquatics center, including the development of a business plan; Identify and plan for the appropriate funding…
Learn more about the candidates running for the Glen Ellyn Park District Board of Commissioners.
Name: Jay Kinzler Position Sought: Glen Ellyn Park District Commissioner Campaign Contact Information firstname.lastname@example.org 630-758-8600 What will be your single most important priority if you get elected? Making the park district less realiant on property taxes. By hiring and supporting a top notch staff that is efficient and cost conscience that runs the park district programs and facilities to get the most value possible for the residents. Your Home Address: Glen Ellyn, IL Family Members: Jennifer Kinzler wife two children who are minors none work in government Education: UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION 1976-1980 Loyola University of Chicago Major: Biology Degree: B.S. 5-80 Graduation Honors - Cum Laude MEDICAL EDUCATION 1980-1984 Loyola University…