Will County election results

            The following vote count reflects the unofficial total for Will County with 100 percent of precincts reporting. It includes vote by mail ballots received before the central count on March 31.

Election day results will be verified in a retabulation on April 8. Vote by mail ballots mailed after the central count and postmarked no later than April 2, and valid Provisional ballots cast on Election Day will be added on April 16.

The April 2, 2019 Consolidated Election results become official on April 23. An asterick (*) marks the apparent winner in each race.


City of Wilmington

            One alderman will be elected in the First, Third and Fourth wards, and two will be elected in the Second Ward.

Ward 1

Kevin Kirwin* 93

Ward 2

2-year seat

Floyd Combes* 152

Robert “Bobby” Neises 38

Ward 2

4-year seat

Dennis Vice* 100

Isaac Orr 70

Darla Neises 21

Ward 3

Fran Tutor 120

Benjamin Dietz* 127

Ward 4

Jake Tenn * 97


Island Park District

            Three of the five seats on the Island Park District Board of Commissioners will be filled by election.

Robert “Bobby” Thomas* 330

Donald “Don” Kiper 280

Paula Windom 321

Randy Hill* 323

Chad Kavanaugh* 450


Wilmington Public Library District

            Voters will select three members to serve four-year terms on the Board of Trustees and one member to serve a two-year term. The district includes all of Wilmington, Wesley and Florence townships.

For four-year seats:

Danielle “Danni” Esposito 420

Christine Reigh*  426

Diana Zolecki-Browning* 434

Mary Fitzsimmons* 474


Two year unexpired term—write-in:

Carrie Rezabek* 60


School District 209-U

            Three seats on the seven-member School District 209-U Board of Education will be filled. The following three candidates ran unopposed.

Benjamin “Ben” Stickel (Wilmington Township)* 717

Terry Anderson (Florence Township)* 593

Chester “CJ” Dzuiban (Wesley Township)* 541