The next election will be on April 2, 2019 for Village Trustees (3 seats), Library Board (4 seats), Park District Commissioners (4 seats) and School District Boards 41 (4 seats), 87 (3 seats) and 89 (3 seats). Of these, Village Trustees, Library Board and District 89 are uncontested so we will not hold forums for those races.
A Candidate Forum will be held for the remaining races, Glen Ellyn Park District, School District 41 and School District 87, on Saturday, March 16 in the Glen Ellyn Police Department Community Meeting Room. The room has been reserved from 8 am-Noon.
Currently there are five candidates running for the four open seats on the Park District Board: Ben Stortz, Christine Wilson, Paul O. Bischoff Jr., Jeff West, Kathy Cornell.
There are seven candidates running for four open seats in District 41: Stephanie Clark, Kurt Buchholz, Jessica Buttimer, David Check, Edward "Ted" Estes, Julie Hill, Wade Kennedy.
Four candidates are running for the three open seats in District 87: Margaret DeLaRosa, Martha Mueller, Mireya Vera and John Kenwood.
Candidates nominated and unopposed in the race for Glen Ellyn Village Trustees are: Mark Sendak, Kelli Christiansen and Steve Thompson.
Library Board candidates are: Molly Hoerster, Karen Volk, Mollie McGinnis Knapke and Tim Brinker.
In District 89, three candidates are running for three open seats: Tim Jedlicka, Scott Pope and Ben Yates.
Past Candidate Forum Information
9/27/18 Candidate Forum: Illinois State Representative Dist. 46 // League of Women Voters Glen Ellyn
Dr. Jay Kinzler & Deb Conroy (absent)
YouTube Link: https://youtu.be/LbAp_ZgYBRg
9/27/2018 Candidate Forum: Illinois State Senate District 23 // League of Women Voters Glen Ellyn
Tom Cullerton & Seth Lewis
YouTube Link: https://youtu.be/W9qN9lvUg_o
9/27/18 Candidate Forum: Illinois State Senate District 24 // League of Women Voters Glen Ellyn
Senator Chris Nybo & Suzanne Glowiak (absent)
YouTube Link: https://youtu.be/v-9Beaf5im8
9/27/18 Candidate Forum: Illinois State Representative Dist. 48 // League of Women Voters Glen Ellyn
Terra Costa Howard & Peter Breen
YouTube Link: https://youtu.be/IDmCabfLccc
9/16/18 Candidate Forum: DuPage County Board Chairman // League of Women Voters Glen Ellyn
Lynn LaPlante & Dan Cronin https://youtu.be/RmOQa9FyXrA
9/16/18 Candidate Forum: DuPage County Forest Preserve Board President // LWV of Glen Ellyn
Daniel Hebreard & Joseph Cantore https://youtu.be/q7ip4YZiHyQ
9/16/18 Candidate Forum: DuPage County Clerk // League of Women Voters Glen Ellyn
Jean Kaczmarek & Paul Hinds https://youtu.be/mVMebBV3emk
9/16/18 Candidate Forum: DuPage County Sheriff // League of Women Voters Glen Ellyn
Greg Whalen & James Mendrick https://youtu.be/D297uXBdfBw
9/16/18 Candidate Forum: DuPage County Board Members District 4 // LWV Glen Ellyn
Mary FitzGerald Ozog, Hadiya Afzal, Grant Eckhoff, Chris Zaruba https://youtu.be/KdIR8YHerIQ
To view recording of the LWVGE DuPage County Board District 4 (Democratic)Forum from March 10, 2018 at Hadley Junior High please see the following link: https://youtu.be/b0clZEGUw8o
LWVGE Candidate Forum March 10, 2018 // County Board District 4 (Republican). YouTube Link: https://youtu.be/-3opOhPxV2U
LWVGE Candidate Forum March 10, 2018 // DuPage County Sheriff (Republican)
To view a recording of the 6th Congressional District Forum that was held on Wednesday February 28, 2018 held at Glenbard South High School see the following links: https://youtu.be/H6bDJ3VgLG4