Race for 15th Ward Alderman

Incumbent reelected

The 15th Ward includes all or parts of Brighton Park, West Englewood, Back of the Yards and Gage Park. Incumbent Ald. Raymond Lopez prevailed over several challengers to be elected to the seat in 2015. Key issues in the ward include economic development and gang violence.

Lopez is now in a rematch with 2015 challenger, Chicago Police officer Rafael "Rafa" Yáñez.


Percentages are based on the available ballots tallied by the Chicago Board of Elections. Percentages listed do not indicate a winner until all ballots are counted.

Wondering where the rest of the races and candidates are? Most races were decided in the general election last February. You can find those results here.

Source: Chicago Board of Elections. Results are unofficial until certified on April 18.

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