Broadview Appears to Have Elected First Black Female Mayor

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews After electing its first African American mayor eight years ago, Broadview seems poised to elect an African American female to succeed him. Katrina Thompson held a commanding, and likely insurmountable lead, as of 11:50 p.m. in a five-person race for Broadview mayor. Thompson headed up the Broadview People’s Party, which included the village’s outgoing mayor, Sherman … Continue reading Broadview Appears to Have Elected First Black Female Mayor

Broadview Mayoral Candidate Endorsed by Political Heavyweights

Thursday, March 9, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews Yesterday, Katrina Thompson, who is running for mayor with the Broadview People’s Party, that she has landed the endorsements of Congressman Danny K. Davis (7th), state Sen. Kimberly Lightford (4th), Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin (1st), Cook County Recorder of Deeds Karen Yarbrough and current Broadview Mayor Sherman Jones. Jones is running as a trustee candidate … Continue reading Broadview Mayoral Candidate Endorsed by Political Heavyweights