The Candidate: Patricia Young
The Race: Democratic Party Candidate for Metropolitan Water Reclamation District Commissioner
The Competition: Stella B. Black, Debra Shore, Patrick Daley Thompson, Kari K. Steele, Patricia Horton
The Buzz: Patricia Young has more than 34 years of experience working on the board. If elected as commissioner, she said she hopes to conserve our natural resources so they are available for generations to come. She told the Chicago Tribune she thinks it's important that children are learning to "Reduce, Reuse and Recycle" in school.