A view of one of our interior spaces.

The Department of Real Estate is available to assist County agencies in need of space planning services. For assistance moving forward with a space planning project, please contact the Department of Real Estate’s Space Planner at 1-312-603-0319. 
Every request for additional space, alterations within existing space, reduction of space or relocation of a department or group begins with the using department submitting the Space Request Form. 
To be considered, Space Requests and Capital Project Requests must meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • Corrects code violation
  • Corrects a safety or security hazard
  • Addresses over-crowding
  • Reduces space use or addresses underutilization of space
  • Enhances productivity or efficiency
  • Relocates inactive records offsite

Cook County Office Standards