Deadline extended for 7th Ward alderman applications

January 26, 2013 9:26:04 AM PST
Candidates who want to run to replace former 7th Ward Ald. Sandi Jackson have a few more days to file an application.

Jackson resigned two weeks ago.

The city of Chicago website had technical difficulties Friday. So, he deadline to apply for her seat is now Monday, January 28 at 5 p.m.

More than 40 people have already applied.

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel hopes to have a new alderman sworn in by mid-February.