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.
Budget and Financial
“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.
Six teams shortlisted for Part 2 of RFP process
Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle today released the preliminary forecast for the County's Fiscal 2016 budget, cautioning that difficult financial choices will face County d