Latest News

August 16, 2017

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle today announced she is naming Ammar Rizki as the County’s next Chief Financial Officer, pending Board of Commissioners’ approval.

Preckwinkle...

July 28, 2017

We applaud today’s decision by Judge Kubasiak granting our motion to dismiss the plaintiff’s lawsuit challenging the sweetened beverage tax. We believed all along that our ordinance was carefully...

July 20, 2017

Flooding has impacted communities across Cook County, leaving many residents and local governments with questions about flooding assistance. While Gov. Bruce Rauner has included Cook County in the...

Upcoming Events

Where
2900 Richard J. Daley Center
50 W. Washington St.
Chicago, IL 60602
The Cook County Law Library presents: Basic Intro to WestlawLearn the basics of using Westlaw for legal research. This continuing legal education seminar covers the fundamentals of using Westlaw's tools, features, and content. This class will help...
Where
10100 Dee Road
Des Plaines, IL 60016
On Wednesday, August 30, 2017 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm, the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) is hosting a community workshop at Apollo Elementary School, 10100 Dee Road, Des Plaines, IL  60016.
Where
8400 W 31st St
Brookfield, IL 60513
Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle and Commissioner Jeff Tobolski (16th), chairman of the County Board’s Veterans Committee, will recognize Vietnam War-era veterans for their sacrifice and service to nation as part of the national Vietnam...
Where
118 N. Clark St.
County Board Room - Rm 569
Chicago, IL 60602
Regular meeting of the Cook County Board of Commissioners (Consent Calendar).
Where
118 N. Clark St.
County Board Room - Rm 569
Chicago, IL 60602
Committee meeting of the Forest Preserve District Board of Commissioners. 
Aug 22
2:00pm to 3:15pm
Basic Introduction to WestlawLocation:
2900 Richard J. Daley Center
50 W. Washington St.
Chicago, IL 60602
Aug 30
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Public Forum - Unincorporated ResidentsLocation:
10100 Dee Road
Des Plaines, IL 60016
Sep 07
11:00am to 1:30pm
50th Vietnam War Commemoration - Brookfield ZooLocation:
8400 W 31st St
Brookfield, IL 60513
Sep 12
9:00am
Cook County Board Meeting (Consent Calendar)Location:
118 N. Clark St.
County Board Room - Rm 569
Chicago, IL 60602
Sep 12
10:30am
Forest Preserve District: Workers' Compensation CommitteeLocation:
118 N. Clark St.
County Board Room - Rm 569
Chicago, IL 60602