CHICAGO — The Cook County Board of Commissioners today approved a balanced and equitable $6.2 billion FY 2020 budget aimed at advancing Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle’s work on criminal justice reform, public health, infrastructure and... Read more
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Announces commitment to no new revenue from taxpayers Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle today released the preliminary forecast for the County’s Fiscal Year 2020 showing a historically small projected gap of $18.7 million.This forecast... Read more
The Cook County Board of Commissioners today approved a balanced $5.94 billion FY 2019 budget that confronts the County’s financial challenges while avoiding new taxes, fines and fees. The unanimous vote, with two absent, approving the budget... Read more
Balanced budget includes no new taxes, fines or fees Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle today presented a proposed $5.92 billion Executive Operating Budget Recommendation for Fiscal Year 2019 that confronts the County’s financial... Read more
On November 30, 2017, Chief Judge Timothy Evans filed a Complaint seeking enforcement of a General Administrative Order against the County. The Complaint and Administrative Order demanded funding of approximately $41 million more than the... Read more