Naperville Mayor Steve Chirico is saying goodbye…soon.

Two-term Naperville Mayor Steve Chirico announced Monday he won’t run for reelection in 2023.

Chirico, 62, said it’s a decision he reached months ago. He decided to make the announcement now to give potential candidates sufficient time to build up their campaigns.

“Eight years is a long time, and I believe in term limits,” he said. “It’s hard to always bring the right energy and your A-game all the time, every day, for that long.

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