McHenry County Board member and candidate Jeff Thorsen was sworn in as the new Chairman of the Grafton Township Republican Central Committee.
He replaced Paul Serwatka, who nominated him.
Brief discussion was held regarding whether to hold a primary election for township offices with Highway Commissioner and former Township GOP Chairman indicating he favored an election, rather than the alternative, a caucus.
Twelve of the twenty elected Republican Committeemen attended the meeting.
There are thirty-four precincts in Grafton Township.