Tidal Wave of Opposition Overwhelms Trustees’ Desire for New Grafton Township Offices

With over 700 registered voters in attendance, electors at the Annual Town Meeting overwhelmingly refused to follow the script laid out by Ancel Glink partner Keri-Lyn Krafthefer. There were so many people in attendance that the 700 pink ballots designed … Continue reading

Grafton Township Electors Vote “No” Before They Vote “Yes” on New Township Hall

No one ever said that Democracy was supposed to be neat and tidy and Tuesday night’s annual Grafton Town meeting certainly was messy. The Huntley Police were in an adjacent parking lot just in case there was more trouble than … Continue reading

Only One of Linda Moore Trustee Allies Wins; Ability to Stop Proposed $3.5 Million Township Hall in Doubt

It’s hard to tell what a township board will do when its leader goes down to defeat. In Grafton Township, apparent narrow winner Linda Moore carried only one of her two running mates to victor – Gerry McMahon. He placed … Continue reading

Challenger Linda Moore Wins Top Ballot Spot in Grafton Township

I’ve written about having read a study about the value of ballot position while in graduate school at the University of Michigan. A couple of researchers looked at every paper ballot in a municipal election in that state. There definitely … Continue reading

Challenger Linda Moore Wins Top Ballot Spot in Grafton Township

I’ve written about having read a study about the value of ballot position while in graduate school at the University of Michigan. A couple of researchers looked at every paper ballot in a municipal election in that state. There definitely … Continue reading