The 2017 Saufen und Spiel Parade in the Village of Johnsburg had plenty of sirens, village officials and employees, politicians and kids groups.
The Color Guard came next.
The Polish Veterans made their presence felt.
The McHenry County Sheriff’s Department sent a squad car.
As the sirens were driving by, I was plugging my ears.
Entrants were tossing out candy.
Next were the Parade Marshalls–the Al Jourdan Family.
Next came Johnsburg Village officials.
Village President Ed Hettermann was followed by Police Chief Keith Von Allmen.
Next came Village Trustee Mary Lou Hutchison.
Then, Public Works Foreman Dave Walsh came riding by.
He was followed by Trustee Greg Klemstein.
Kyle Frost came next.
Trustee Tom Curry was enthusiastically throwing candy.
Next in line was Josh Hagen.
Village Administrator Claudett Peters was riding in a car behind Hagen.
After the Village officials, Johnsburg High School students struck up the band.
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Partisan politicians tomorrow.