Second Ward


Alderman Pauline Stratton

Alderman Mark Brachman

Together Pauline Stratton and Mark Brachman strive to keep the 2ndWard residents informed with a 2nd Ward newsletter, an annual ward meeting, letters to residents when area problems or concerns might occur, “well being checks” etc. Communication and personal concerns for our residents are very important.


Spring 2024 – Ward 2 Newsletter

Dear Residents, Spring Spruce Up: With Spring approaching, please consider checking the exterior of your home for needed painting, fence repairs, front doors that might need varnishing, landscaping, etc. Please do not forget to check [...]

Winter 2024 – Ward 2 Newsletter

Dear Residents, A Happy, Healthy, Prosperous and Safe 2024 to all of you and your families. TAX RATES: The 2022 municipal tax rates for near south and near west suburbs range between 0.000 and 5.699. [...]

Fall 2023 – Ward 2 Newsletter

Dear Residents: School: School is in session; please remember that ALL residential streets are 20 mph and watch for children. Senior Water Program: Seniors can pay for actual water usage as opposed to the basic [...]

Summer 2023 – Ward 2 Newsletter

Dear Residents: Street improvements continue on Zermatt Drive. New water mains are installed and bids for a new street are out. Hopefully work will begin in August. Good News: We recently learned that Palos is [...]