25th Ward - 2023 Aldermanic Race
Byron Sigcho-Lopez - 2023 Aldermanic Candidate
Ald. Byron Sigcho-Lopez (25) was first elected to the City Council in 2019. Originally from Ecuador, Sigcho-Lopez attended college in Tennessee before moving to Chicago. Sigcho-Lopez has experience as a community organizer and has continued to attend protests even while on the council. He is a member of the Democratic Socialists of America and has been the executive director of the Pilsen Alliance. While on the City Council, he helped found the Democratic Socialist Caucus.
Aida Flores - 2023 Aldermanic Candidate
Educator Aida Flores is making another run for 25th Ward alderman after coming in fourth place in 2019. Flores works for Chicago Public Schools. She is currently the assistant principal at Darwin Elementary, and she has previously been principal at Hernandez Middle School, assistant principal at Kelvyn Park High School and a history teacher at Benito Juarez High School, where she herself went.