Emanuel to appoint former Chicago alderman to Metra board
A former Chicago Alderman is expected to become the newest member of the Metra board.
Mayor Emanuel is expected to appoint Martin Oberman to replace Larry Huggins, who resigned last month.
Oberman represented Chicago’s 43rd Ward.
He has a track record as an independent, and a man who campaigned for openness in city budgeting.
Oberman is currently a civil litigation attorney.