10 candidates file to run for office in Leland Grove
Leland Grove voters will decide who will serve as mayor when they head to the polls on April 2.
Interested candidates had until Dec. 17 to file their nominating petitions. The local election board determines the number of signatures required to earn a spot on the ballot.
According to local election officials and the Illinois State Board of Elections, the following individuals turned in nominating petitions to run for the open seats:
|Name||Position Seeking||Address||Party Affiliation as of 2016**||Date of Birth||Incumbent Y/N?|
|Brian D. Miller||Treasurer||1990 Outer Park Drive||Not available||Not Available||Yes|
|Stephanie Suzanne Moore||Mayor||9 Pine Tree Drive||Not available||Not Available||No|
|Mary Jo Bangert||Mayor||2024 Lindsay Road||Republican||03-08-1952||No|
|Diana L. Hetherington||Clerk||2120 Wiggins Ave.||Republican||02-28-1950||No|
|Nancy Weichert||1st Ward Alderman||1816 S. Park Ave.||Democrat||06-19-1979||No|
|Gerald "Jerry" Smith||1st Ward Alderman||1713 Bates Ave.||Republican||12-13-1949||No|
|Stephen W. Klokkenga||1st Ward Alderman||1701 S.Park Ave.||Republican||10-1-1969||No|
|Declan Binninger||2nd Ward Alderman||1611 Outer Park Drive||Democrat||04-03-1984||No|
|Joshua D. Sharp||2nd Ward Alderman||2105 S. Wiggins Ave.||Not available||Not Available||No|
|Sally-ann Tamizuddin||3rd Ward Alderman||1778 Old Chatham Road||Democrat||05-19-1963||No|
**Party affiliation is not declared by candidates in local elections. LGIS has determined party affiliation for candidates based on the party designation for the primary election in which they last voted.