Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle today presented a $5.36 billion Executive Budget Recommendation for Fiscal Year 2018 aimed at making the County healthier, safer and more efficient.
Budget and Financial
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.
Today we regrettably laid off more than 300 employees as a result of the County’s budget crisis.
While we respect Judge Kubasiak’s decision, we are disappointed that he has granted a temporary restraining order (TRO) preventing the collection of the sweetened beverage tax.
Repeats commitment to three-year fiscal plan, raises concerns on ACA repeal
Balanced proposal preserves essential public health and safety services
I am grateful to Chairman Daley and the Commissioners who supported the revenue proposal we brought today before the Finance Committee.
I am pleased to learn of the Civic Federation’s support today of our FY2017 executive budget proposal.