Steve Willson Writes Letter for Paul Serwatka’s Lakewood Village Write-in Campaign

A letter I got recently from Steve Willson, a resident of Lakewood who is a bond analyst: My name is Steve Willson. Perhaps you’ve read some of my letters and guest editorials in the Herald about local government waste, something I … Continue reading

Campaigning for Paul Serwatka, Write-In Candidate for Lakewood Village Trustee

Here’s how I spent my Sunday. I passed out the pitch below for Paul Serwatka, write-in candidate for Lakewood Village Trustee. There were many more than the usual number at home, so I had many good conversations. Virtually everyone knew … Continue reading

Paul Serwatka Announces Write-In Candidacy for Lakewood Village Trustee

A press release from Lakewood Village Trustee write-in candidate Paul Serwatka: Paul Serwatka Takes up Fight for Lakewood Taxpayers Mounting write-in challenge for Lakewood Trustee –  Serwatka Aims to Stop $66 MILLION DOLLAR TIF & Sportsplex LAKEWOOD, IL – Compelled … Continue reading

Decrying Lack of Municipal Competition, Especially in Lakewood

Lakewood policy wonk Steve Willson took fingers to keys, writing the following lament about the lack of candidates in most municipal elections and, especially, his own Village of Lakewood. I am disappointed in how many local races are not contested, … Continue reading