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Economical Empowerment Seminar

Posted by Vance D. Wyatt on July 11, 2015 at 3:10 PM Comments comments (0)

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Record fundraising pays off for North Chicago library

Posted by Vance D. Wyatt on May 11, 2015 at 5:55 PM Comments comments (0)



By Yadira Sanchez Olson


In the midst of a record-breaking year of fundraising, the North Chicago Public Library on Saturday celebrated several improvements to the Argonne Drive facility.


"So far we've received over $10,000 for programming and the enhancement of the library," library director Joan Battley said during a ribbon-cutting event that unveiled a media...

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Thank You!

Posted by Vance D. Wyatt on April 23, 2015 at 8:45 AM Comments comments (0)

I wanted to say thank you for your help in electing me Commissioner. In the coming weeks, I will be reaching out to various members of the community to help get the District moving forward. I will be launching a number of Task forces to deal with the very complex issues at the Foss Park District. Again, thank you for all of your help.



The final vote count

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Deadlocked park board race in North Chicago proves every vote counts

Posted by Vance D. Wyatt on April 8, 2015 at 2:55 PM Comments comments (0)

 By: Dan Moran

"ONe man, one vote" is usually an abstract concept, a noble-sounding phrase that sounds like it should be engraved on a courthouse monument or said with dramatic emphasis by Sam Waterston on a "Law & Order" rerun.

On Election Day 2015 in North Chicago, the importance of one single vote was written in bold letters in the Foss Park District Board race, where voters were asked to choose two candidates out of six. After the employees and computers at the L...

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T'was the night before.

Posted by Vance D. Wyatt on April 6, 2015 at 8:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Tomorrow is Election Day. I wanted to take some time to thank everyone that gave their time to help this election; and those whom donated to the campaign. The fight isn’t over yet. Let’s go out there and win this!

In case you don’t know your Polling Place, to look it up click here.

Thank You,


A Record Of Results

Posted by Vance D. Wyatt on March 4, 2015 at 11:20 PM Comments comments (0)

My Friend,


A little less than 4 years ago; I had the opportunity to become a Trustee for the North Chicago Public Library. Becoming the youngest Library Trustee in US. History at 20.


In my First year I,

Worked with the Director cut 12% of waste from the Budget and re-purpose it for programs for the Community

Spearheaded the introdcution of Learning Express Library; which allows members in the community study for the ACT, GMAT, SAT, GRE, A...

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Six seek two Foss Park commissioner spots

Posted by Vance D. Wyatt on April 2, 2013 at 8:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Judy Masterson


NORTH CHICAGO — There’s a consensus among the six candidates for the Foss Park District Board that young people in North Chicago need more athletic programs and other activities to keep them off the streets.

But programs cost money and the two commissioners elected to the board April 9 will have to make tough choices, given the district’s — and the city’s — challenged tax base.


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Dr. Brooks - Community Forum w/ Vance D. Wyatt

Posted by Vance D. Wyatt on March 18, 2013 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (0)

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Democracy for America Endoresment

Posted by Vance D. Wyatt on February 12, 2013 at 6:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Vance Wyatt received the endorsement of "Democracy for America,the people-powered federal PAC, has over one million members nationwide. DFA is a grassroots powerhouse working to change our country and the Democratic Party from the bottom-up. We provide campaign training, organizing resources, and media exposure so our members have the power to support progressive issues and candidates up and down the ballot."

This makes Vance the only Candidated to receive an E...

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