DGCA Announces Candidates Forum

PRESS RELEASE February 27, 2015


The Downers Grove Community Advocates announce an interview session for Village Council and Community High School District 99 candidates to be held on Saturday, March 7, 2015 at Fire Station #2, 5420 Main Street, Downers Grove, starting promptly at 10:00 AM.

The purpose of this caucus is to allow candidates an opportunity to educate the directors and members of the DGCA as to their candidacy and platform. The question and answer sessions will be moderated by the Downers Grove Community Advocates. Candidates will be scheduled individually beginning at 9:00 am.

As the DGCA plans to endorse candidates, these interviews will serve to better inform members and the public.

The forum is open to the public.








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DGCA Members


Dan Loftus, President

Robert Barnett
Greg Beggs

Betty Cheever

Kathleen DiCola

Jan Kopis

Nancy Peraino

Ken Rathje

Jim Russ, Jr.
Stacey Salman

Megan Schroeder

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