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Vote for the winner of the Cook County Frontline Award

By at April 13, 2011 | 9:20 am | 7 Comments

Vote for the winner of the Cook County Frontline Award

Earlier this year, President Preckwinkle announced the creation of the first annual Frontline Award. The award provides Cook County employees – workers who best understand the services they provide – with a process to submit ideas that improve service or create efficiencies directly to the Board President. Employees were asked to incorporate ideas that met at least more...

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Commissioner Patlak to Host Property Tax Appeal Seminars throughout Suburban Cook County

By at April 11, 2011 | 11:05 am | 0 Comment

Commissioner Patlak to Host Property Tax Appeal Seminars throughout Suburban Cook County

The office of Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Dan Patlak will conduct various property tax appeal seminars throughout Suburban Cook County. “Property taxes are high enough already without having to pay extra because of an inaccurate assessment,” said Patlak. “Our office is here to assist property owners who are over assessed. Our seminars are designed to more...

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Preckwinkle appoints new Director of Environmental Control

By at April 11, 2011 | 10:13 am | 1 Comments

Preckwinkle appoints new Director of Environmental Control

Cook County Board President on Monday introduced the County’s new Director of the Department of Environmental Control and as Chief Sustainability Officer, Deborah Stone The Department is the County’s “eyes, ears and nose” for the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Illinois Environmental Protection Agencies (IEPA) for air pollution more...

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Board of Review Commissioner Cabonargi to hold property tax workshop at Oriole Park

By at April 8, 2011 | 1:00 pm | 0 Comment

Board of Review Commissioner Cabonargi to hold property tax workshop at Oriole Park

On Saturday, April 9th at 1:00 PM at Oriole Park located at 5430 N. Olcott Avenue, Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Michael M. Cabonargi will hold a seminar with Cook County Commissioner Peter Silvestri (9th District), State Representative Michael McAuliffe (20th District), and Alderman Brian Doherty (41st Ward), on how homeowners can appeal their property more...

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Cook County Chief Judge Evans appoints Judge Raymond L. Jagielski to Fifth Municipal District

By at April 7, 2011 | 10:31 am | 0 Comment

Cook County Chief Judge Evans appoints Judge Raymond L. Jagielski to Fifth Municipal District

Circuit Court of Cook County Chief Judge Timothy C. Evans today announced the appointment of Circuit Judge Raymond L. Jagielski as Presiding Judge of the court’s southwest suburban Fifth Municipal District.  The appointment is effective April 15, 2011. Judge Jagielski will replace current Fifth Municipal District Presiding Judge David P. Sterba, whose more...

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Unofficial April 5th Cook County Consolidated Election precinct results, write-in totals now online

By at April 6, 2011 | 6:35 pm | 0 Comment

Unofficial April 5th Cook County Consolidated Election precinct results, write-in totals now online

Unofficial precinct- and township-level results are now available online. To view precinct results for a race, click on the contest title or "View results for this race by township." Each contest can also be downloaded into a three-worksheet (summary, township, precinct) Excel file. Unofficial results include Early Voting and absentee ballots received through more...

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Recycle your old electronics April 9th at the Cook County Electronics Recycling event in Blue Island

By at April 6, 2011 | 12:56 pm | 1 Comments

Recycle your old electronics April 9th at the Cook County Electronics Recycling event in Blue Island

Do you have old electronics cluttering up your place?  Old TV's, microwave ovens, laptops, and the like?  Bring them to the Blue Island Public Works Yard on April 9th and you can recycle them at no cost.  The Cook County Department of Environmental Control is sponsoring a Free Electronics Recycling event from 8 am to 1 pm.  The event will be held at the Blue Island more...

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Cook County Medication Take-back program comes to Blue Island on April 9th

By at April 6, 2011 | 12:37 pm | 1 Comments

Cook County Medication Take-back program comes to Blue Island on April 9th

On Saturday, April 9th from 8 am to 1 pm, the Cook County Department of Environmental Control is sponsoring a medication take-back program at the Blue Island Public Works Yard, 3153 Wireton Road in Blue Island, IL.  Area residents are encouraged to bring in their old and unused prescription medications for safe and secure destruction.  The program is designed to keep more...

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Cabonargi schedules more property tax assessment seminars for Chicago

By at April 6, 2011 | 10:18 am | 0 Comment

Cabonargi schedules more property tax assessment seminars for Chicago

Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Michael M. Cabonargi will hold a seminar with Alderman Tim Cullerton (38th Ward) on how homeowners can appeal their property assessment and lower their property tax bills.  The seminar will be held on Monday, April 11th at 6:30 PM, at Merrimac Park located at 6343 W. Irving Park Road in Chicago. “The Board of Review can more...

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Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart to be honored with national justice award

By at April 4, 2011 | 1:59 pm | 0 Comment

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart to be honored with national justice award

Cook County Sheriff Thomas J. Dart is set to be recognized Tuesday as the 2011 recipient of the John Jay Medal for Justice Community Leader Award – an honor that comes thanks to his inspiring and innovative approaches to law enforcement and community leadership. In a ceremony set for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at The City University of New York Graduate Center, Dart will be more...

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