Flossmoor To Elect Woman Mayor For First Time In Nearly 100-Year History

Dr. Lakshmi Emory is up against Michelle Nelson for Flossmoor mayor.

Video Transcript

- Now to the elections. There are a few suburban mayoral races we're watching closely tonight.

- One in particular will make history. For the first time ever, south suburban Flossmoor will elect a woman to lead the village. It will either be Dr. Lakshmi Emory or civil engineer Michelle Nelson. Too early to call, but Nelson is leading. In the hundred year history of the village, a woman has never held the office.