Function

The District was formed under the Sanitary District act of 1936. In 1967 the Old Town Sanitary District was formed in unincorporated Cook County to fine a solution for outdated septic systems and well contamination. We now services about 4,000 Homes, 4 Schools, 6 Churches and many businesses. The approximate population of the Sanitary District is 18,000

Term

3 years

Confirmation

Yes, by Cook County Board

Compensation

N/A

Qualifications

Required to be resident in the territory of the District.

Composition

Three (3) trustees, all appointed by President of Cook County Board of Commissioners.

Authority

Sanitary District Act of 1936