2012 election: John Criswell, Vermilion County Board District 5

2012 election: John Criswell, Vermilion County Board District 5

John L. Criswell

Party: Democrat

Age: 72

Home: Tilton

Occupation: Retired

Political experience: Two years on Vermilion County Board

Issues: Does not support selling Vermilion Manor Nursing Home, but does support merging county animal regulation and shelter with the city and a third party organization overseeing shelter; does not want taxes increased.