Illinois Tollway Director Alice Gallagher Has Died

The Doings (via Chicago Tribune) reports, Alice Gallagher, a member of the Illinois Tollway Authority board since 2019, died unexpectedly yesterday after suffering a stroke. Ms. Gallagher, an attorney, had a extensive record of public service and was also currently serving as president of Western Springs Village.

Tollway authority executive director Cassaundra Rouse issued a statement of condolence on behalf of the board and staff, noting that Ms. Gallagher “was respected for her thoughtful leadership” and her consistent advocacy for communities along the Central Tri-State Tollway.