Community, Park Forest

Cook County Commissioner Candidate Forums to be Held on March 10

League of Women Voters Park Forest
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Park Forest, IL—(ENEWSPF)—March 6, 2018

By: Gwendolyn Maxie-Brown

A forum for the Cook County Commissioner candidates in the 5th and 6th districts will be held at the Park Forest Public Library, 400 Lakewood Boulevard, on Saturday, March 10. This forum is co-sponsored by the Leagues of Women Voters of Park Forest Area and Homewood-Flossmoor.

The 6th district candidates will speak and answer questions from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The 5th district candidates will appear from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.. The forum follows the League’s rules and guidelines.

This forum was rescheduled from February due to inclement weather.

The public is invited and encouraged to attend.

For more information you may contact Diane Hodges at [email protected] or Barbara Moore at 708-481-5251. The program is open to the public and anyone interested in the topic is encouraged to attend to learn more about this important issue.

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization which encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. The League of Women Voters encourages citizens to register to vote and provides public education for voters on election issues. The League does not support or oppose any candidate for public office. Anyone interested in promoting responsible government is invited to be a member. For more information visit