Sunday, February 25, 2024

Tag: Kennedy

Gerry Smith will become Wilmette’s first Black trustee, and Gina Kennedy and Stephen Leonard will return to the Village Board

Election Night delivered another momentous result for the Village of Wilmette. Two years after the town’s second female village president (Senta Plunkett) was elected, its first Black trustee won the voters’ support. With 25.35 percent of the vote, Gerry Smith earned a top-three spot and will...