Scarbeary holds seat on Streator city council, victory for Peru incumbent Sapienza



STREATOR – Incumbent councilman Joseph Scarbeary and newcomer Matt McMullen were elected for chairs on Streator’s City Council. Both Scarbeary and McMullen received just over 30% of Streator resident’s vote, with Scarbeary leading at 550 votes and McMullen with 524. In Peru, Bob Tieman bested John MacLeod for ward 1 alderman. In ward 2, Jason Edgcomb will now be alderman, winning against his opponent Tom Riordan. In Ward 3, Incumbent Mike Sapienza will hold his chair, besting Aaron Pinter.