McHenry County Board member Mike Walkup is not only running in the at-large election for McHenry County Board Chairman, but he also is seeking to retain his District 3 seat.
That’s so he can vote on the County Board.
The person elected to the at-large chairmanship will not have any vote on the County Board as the current Board Chairman does.
Here is his mailing to his constituents in District 4:
In his quest to keep his District 3 on the County Board, along with the ability to vote on County Board issues, Mike Walkup continues with his message about stopping “the McHenry County Tax Machine.”
On the back of his post card, Mike Walkup points out that primary opponent Nancy Gonsiorek “voted consistently to RAISE YOUR TAXES during her 8 years on the School District Board” [capitalization in the original].