The Daily Northwestern’s Policy Guide to Evanston’s 8th Ward Aldermanic Candidates


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The Daily spoke to 8th Ward aldermanic candidates Devon Reid and Matthew Mitchell. Reid and Mitchell will face off in Evanston’s April run-off election

Julia Richardson, Assistant City Editor

Eighth Ward aldermanic candidates Devon Reid and Matthew Mitchell are advancing to the April 6 general election, after capturing more votes than 38-year Council member Ald. Ann Rainey (8th) in the February primaries. The Daily asked Reid, Evanston’s City Clerk, and Mitchell, an attorney and Ridgeville Park District board member, about their policy stances. The candidates’ answers have been lightly edited for brevity and clarity.

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