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Alderman runoff about development, political approach

Alderman runoff about development, political approach

Tomorrow is judgment day for Michele Smith and Tim Egan, the two aldermanic wannabes facing off in Tuesday’s runoff election. The Tribune has a briefing for those who want an update: For decades, many of the city’s North Side neighborhoods embraced political independence, electing lakefront liberals who weren’t afraid to defy the Democratic Party machine.…

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43rd Ward heading for a runoff

43rd Ward heading for a runoff

From the Chicago Tribune: In one of the hardest fought open races, to replace outgoing Ald. Vi Daley, 43rd, Michele Smith, the ward’s Democratic committeeman, and Tim Egan, a hospital executive, were among nine candidates trying to represent Lincoln Park. With 97 percent of the vote in, Smith had 38 percent of the vote, and…

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