Rockford mayor http://northernpublicradio.org en Mayors Chamberlain, Morrissey, Rey, Gitz: Plus Links To More Election Results http://northernpublicradio.org/post/mayors-chamberlain-morrissey-rey-gitz-plus-links-more-election-results <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Mayoral contests were particularly contentious in four northern Illinois cities this election day.</p><p> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 00:01:21 +0000 WNIJ 28077 at http://northernpublicradio.org Mayors Chamberlain, Morrissey, Rey, Gitz: Plus Links To More Election Results Public Safety Key Issue In Rockford Mayoral Race http://northernpublicradio.org/post/public-safety-key-issue-rockford-mayoral-race <p></p><p>Illinois’ municipal elections are less than two weeks away. In Rockford, three candidates are running for mayor, including the incumbent Larry Morrissey. One of the key issues on the campaign trail has been public safety. Fri, 29 Mar 2013 11:32:33 +0000 Mike Moen 27601 at http://northernpublicradio.org Public Safety Key Issue In Rockford Mayoral Race Morrissey To Seek Another Term http://northernpublicradio.org/post/morrissey-seek-another-term <P><FONT size=5>Rockford Mayor Larry Morrissey will run for reelection next spring. A formal announcement is expected later this month.</FONT></P> <P><FONT size=5>The mayor's campaign <A href="http://www.citizensformorrissey.com/events-larry-morrissey.asp">posted on its website </A>that a campaign kickoff event will be held September 27th in downtown Rockford. Tue, 18 Sep 2012 13:20:04 +0000 Mike Moen 18548 at http://northernpublicradio.org Morrissey To Seek Another Term Hughes to run for Rockford mayor http://northernpublicradio.org/post/hughes-run-rockford-mayor <p>Jim Hughes, Winnebago County Director of Development Services, has announced that he plans to run mayor of Rockford.</p><p>A former Rockford alderman and Winnebago County Board member, the self-described &ldquo;Zeke Giorgi Democrat&rdquo; filed as a candidate for State Senate in the 34<sup>th</sup> District last fall but withdrew when his petitions were challenged. He also has been a Rockford mayoral candidate before.</p><p>Hughes plans to announce his candidacy officially at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Memorial Hall, 211 N. Main St.</p> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 14:35:03 +0000 Victor Yehling 13724 at http://northernpublicradio.org