Arthur Gibson III, Skyler Maldonado and Matthew Callahan won the majority of votes for Wards 1, 2 and 3 on the Elgin City Council, according to the results available on the evening of Election Day.Read more
Now that the polls have closed, the results from early voting have been released for today’s local elections.Read more
After the sudden loss of Elgin High School senior Willie Simmons III, former EHS student Alyssa Broderick, and Alyssa's mother, Amanda Broderick, in a shooting in Austin on April 18, the Elgin community has shared memories of the victims and gatheRead more
The Elgin City Council voted to waive the open container ordinance in downtown Elgin each second Thursday evening of the month for the rest of the year, a routine annual agenda item that serves as a sign of the gradual return to a pre-pandemic norRead more
The Elgin City Council continues to discuss issuing certificates of obligation to fund millions of dollars’ worth of projects, such as necessary infrastructure upgrades, and will hear input from citizens at a public forum scheduled for next MondayRead more
Voters have begun casting their ballots in this spring’s elections for city councils and school boards.
The first week of early voting in the May local elections was from Monday, April 19 to Friday, April 23 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.Read more