When you do, you vote for integrity and experience.You also vote for a conscientious, forward-thinking official who has proven her dedication in serving Oak Park citizens efficiently, pleasantly, and with a thoughtful eye toward problem solving.
Sharon Patchak-Layman is running for Village Clerk of Oak Park. This is a courageous act by a top notch candidate. The current clerk is a good one. So why change? Because we deserve an excellent village clerk.
On last Wednesday evening I attended the D97 Board meeting held at Brooks. I was pleased that there were so many persons there. I appreciated hearing the avid support for Ms. Green. I have had 3 children to go to either Emerson or Brooks and I have one child there now.
I was dismayed by the Wednesday Journal's recent story reporting on police and security details assigned to protect fellow residents in the wake of the Lefkow murders ("Following Lefkow killings, cops keeping watch over at-risk villagers," March 9).
It's not always easy to get folks interested in a Library Board race. This year we as members of the Oak Park community have an exciting opportunity to elect a young man who can bring a new and vital energy to our Library Board. I strongly urge you to vote for Matt Fruth for Oak Park Library Trustee.