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Election 2018: Township referendum asks permission to negotiate waste pickup contract

October 1, 2018 by Max Lapthorne, Editor News, Local Government

A referendum on the ballot in Lockport Township this Nov. 6 could significantly change how waste pickup is handled in the unincorporated area.

The passing of the referendum would permit the Township government to...

Election 2018: Will County District 7 Board candidates discuss their backgrounds, key issues in race

by Submitted content News, Local Government

Name: Steve Balich

Age: 68

Town of Residence: Homer Glen

Occupation: Will County Board Member


Election 2018: Will County District 9 Board candidates express their views

by Submitted content News, Local Government

Name: Rachel Ventura  

Age: 37

Town of Residence: Joliet  

Occupation: Business...

Election 2018: Various local candidates to run uncontested Nov. 6

by Lauren Coughlin, Assistant Managing Editor News, Local Government

This November, it’s off to the races for many candidates in Illinois elections. 

For some, though, the race ahead looks to be an easy one. Several candidates are seeking office with no ballot competition in the Tuesday...