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February 05, 2021

2021 Illinois Consolidated Election


Local elections impact workers' rights and livelihoods in communities across Illinois. On Tuesday, April 6, Illinois voters across the state will select representatives for city councils, mayors, school boards, park boards and other local elected officials during the Illinois Consolidated Election. But first, voters choose their party's candidate in the primary consolidated election on Tuesday, February 23. Early voting is already underway!

Election Day: Tuesday, April 6

AFSCME-Endorsed Candidates

The following candidates were endorsed for the April 6 General Election by the AFSCME Illinois PEOPLE program. The list is still in formation.

BERWYN

Ward 2: James Woywod

JOLIET

City Council: Joe Clement
City Council: Jan Quillman

MOLINE

Mayor: Sangeetha Rayapati
Ward 2: Alvaro Macias
Ward 4: Matthew Timion
Ward 6: Pat O'Brien
At Large: James Patrick Schmidt
East Moline School Board: Amy Beeding (member of AFSCME Local 2025)

OAK LAWN

Library Trustee: Laura Begani
Library Trustee: Kim Brightmore

ORLAND PARK

Mayor: Dan McLaughlin
Trustee: Amy Burnell
Trustee: Chris Kasmer
Trustee: Derek Rinaldi

PEORIA

City Clerk: Shawn Allen

ROCKFORD

City Council - Ward 12: Gina Meeks
City Council - Ward 14: Mark Bonne
City Council - Ward 4: Jonathon Logemann
School District - Subdistrict C: Kamrin Muhammad

ROCK ISLAND

Mayor: Thurgood Brooks
Ward 3: Judith Gilbert
Ward 5: Dyan Parker
School Board: Tracy Pugh (member of AFSCME Local 46)


 

February Primary

The following candidates were endorsed by the AFSCME Illinois PEOPLE program for the February 23 Primary Election; W indicates a win; L indicates a loss.

BERWYN

Mayor: Robert Lovero W
Ward 1: James "Scott" Lennon W
Ward 3: Richard Leja W
Ward 4: Robert Fejt W
Ward 5: Ariana Macedo L
Ward 8: Anthony Nowak L

DECATUR

City Council - At Large: Jacob Jenkins W

PEORIA

Mayor: Rita Ali W
City Treasurer: Brooke Sommerville W
City Council/District 4: Andre Allen W
City Council/District 2: Peter Kobiak W

ROCKFORD

City Council - Ward 5: Gabrielle Torina W
City Council - Ward 11: Tuffy Quinonez W

SILVIS

Mayor: Matthew Carter W