Danny K. Davis was elected as U.S. representative from Illinois’ 7th congressional district which he has served since 1997. The 7th district includes Forest Park, as well as other western suburbs and the Loop. This photo from August 2002 shows Congressman Davis speaking to constituents at a town hall meeting for Forest Parkers and River Foresters at the River Forest Community Center. Also in attendance was Forest Park Mayor Anthony Calderone, River Forest Village President Frank Paris, state Senator Don Harmon and state Representative Karen Yarborough.
Photo: Frank Pinc Archives of the Forest Park Review, Aug. 7, 2002