Toni Preckwinkle to form exploratory committee for mayor's race

  • Toni Preckwinkle

    Toni Preckwinkle

Updated 9/7/2018 1:01 PM

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle will announce plans to form an exploratory committee for a run for mayor in the coming days, a representative for Preckwinkle said on Friday.

The announcement won't be a definite yes or no about her stepping into the race, the representative said. She joins a growing list of people considering running.

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Preckwinkle considered a run in 2014 but dropped out, because of a "commitment to reform" within the county.

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