Former DuPage County Board member calls for gun hearings

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Former DuPage County Board member Dirk Enger has reiterated a request for the board to take an active role in collecting input from residents about gun control. Appearing before the full board Tuesday for a second time since his re-election bid fell short in November, the Winfield Democrat asked that the members consider hosting public forums to gauge, from residents on both sides of the controversial issue, public sentiment about efforts to curtail the sale of certain firearms. Enger’s initial comments to the board and its public safety committee earlier this month centered on the ideas of collecting fees from …
Source: Naperville Sun