Dec 3, 2018

Three candidates enter race for Downers Grove mayor

“The Downers Grove mayoral race will be a three-way affair.

Commissioners Bob Barnett and Marge Earl along with State Rep. David Olsen have filed petitions to appear on the April ballot to succeed Mayor Martin Tully…

Olsen, a former member of the Village Council, gathered petitions on the weekend before Thanksgiving and said the response was overwhelming.

A former member of the College of DuPage Board of Trustees, Olsen plans to highlight his varied experience in the race.

“I see in this three-way field an opportunity to distinguish myself,” he said.”

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