A package of Home Rule Tax Ordinance reforms aimed at providing individuals and businesses with a simplified process while improving the efficiency of the Cook County Department of Revenue (CCDOR) were approved by the Cook County Board of Commissi
Budget and Financial
Cook County’s Department of Budget and Management Services has been recognized for meeting the highest principles of governmental budgeting, President Preckwinkle announced today.
“The Cook County Board approved an ordinance on July 24, 2012 to introduce a new credit structure and capital funding source for County highway projects.
For the first time since 2002, Cook County has issued its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) within six months of the end of the fiscal year, President Preckwinkle announced today.
“Today the Board of Commissioners unanimously approved the 2014 budget. Our $3.2 billion spending plan does not raise taxes, fines or fees for Cook County residents and strengthens the County’s finances while making critical investments in our p
Plan makes county eligible for FEMA hazard mitigation grant funds.
I commend the Board of Commissioners for approving the 2015 Cook County budget today.
The Civic Federation supports Cook County’s proposed FY 2015 operating budget in a recently released report.
November 13, 2014
Dear President Preckwinkle:
“I want to congratulate Kurt Summers on his appointment as Treasurer for the City of Chicago. I witnessed firsthand Kurt’s commitment to service, drive and work ethic when he served as the head of my transition team and then as my Chief of Staff.
Each local pension system is unique and there is no “one-size fits all” approach to pension reform.