New mayor elected in Chicago Heights

September 13, 2010 7:07:35 PM PDT
Officials from the City of Chicago Heights met Monday night and elected a new mayor.

6th Ward Alderman Vincent Zaranti was chosen as acting mayor and will complete the next term.

Zaranti was finishing up his first full term as alderman.

Zaranti was chosen to replace mayor Alex Lopez who died last month from an apparent heart attack.