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Meet the Candidates Forum 3/12/2019 Posted on February 21, 2019

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The Oglesby Public Library District is hosting a Meet the Candidates Forum for the general election on April 2, 2019. Individuals seeking elected office in the city have been invited to appear on Tuesday, March 12 at 6 PM to introduce themselves to the community and give a brief statement about themselves and what they plan to accomplish if elected.

Candidates will speak in the order they will appear on the ballot. After all the candidates have spoken they will be available for questions.

Oglesby Public Library District board candidates will be present and introduced but the focus of this forum is hearing from city candidates.

The program is open to the public free of charge. For more information, contact the library at 815-883-3619.

Mayoral Candidates:

  1. Dominic Rivara
  2. Donald J. Finley

Commissioner Candidates:

  1. Thomas J. Porter
  2. Eric Zborowski
  3. Carrie Lijewski
  4. Thomas R. Argubright
  5. Jason Curran
  6. Gregory M. Mcdermott
  7. Paul Danekas

Write-in Candidates (will not appear on the ballot):

  1. Jim Cullinan

Library District Candidates (to be introduced):

  1. Mary Jane Hansen
  2. Dorothy Debosik
  3. Wanda Lent
  4. Becky Clinard

The forum was published on the library’s Facebook page via Facebook Live. Click here to watch.

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