Yes, local elections produce historically low voter turnout. But that should not stop you from voting Oak Park!
Today’s election includes races for Oak Park’s village president and village trustees as well as seats on the library, park district and district 200 (OPRF High School) boards.
Here is why OakParkApartments.com believes you should vote in today’s local election:
- Voting in any election, and yes that includes local elections, is our democratic right and freedom.
- Local elections matter, they impact education, safety and health, our municipality, park district, our library systems and more.
- Local elections impact the quality of our daily lives.
- Local elections direct the vision of our village.
- Local elections determine how our tax dollars are spent.
Take the time to research the candidates and issues by going to the local papers or simply asking a trusted friend. Then simply cast your ballot.