On Thursday, July 24, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle visited WTTW’s Chicago Tonight to talk with Paris Schutz about what’s ahead for Cook County. Topics included:
Public Safety and Jails
“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.
Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle today introduced a resolution to the County Board urging the Illinois General Assembly to pass HB172.
Ambitious second term agenda includes robust economic development efforts and continued reform of the county’s criminal justice and public health systems.
Preckwinkle Thanks Outgoing Public Defender Abishi Cunningham for his Years of Service
Friday’s event marks the beginning of Cook County’s participation in the White House-led “My Brother’s Keeper” Initiative to address opportunity gaps for young men of color
Effort is praised by faith and community leaders from the Reclaim Campaign