The McDonough County clerk is asking the city to no longer hold a primary in February of odd-numbered years.
Macomb aldermen decided against reviewing whether Steve Wailand is eligible to serve as the city’s new second ward alderman.
In response to the confusion caused by the 50% Plus One case, Macomb aldermen are considering whether to get rid of the February election.
A judge ruled Kay Hill lost the election for second ward alderman in Macomb to Western Illinois University student Steve Wailand. But Hill is not giving up her fight over the seat.
Macomb Second Ward Alderman-Elect Steve Wailand said one of the first issues he might tackle after taking office is to clarify the city’s election code.