Reprieve For Homeowners Delinquent On Property Taxes
Legislation promoted by Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle will provide a window of relief to local homeowners delinquent on property taxes.  Governor Pat Quinn signed Senate Bill 1335 into law late Friday evening, after the president... Read more
December 19, 2011
Prevent Food Poisoning This Holiday Cooking Season
The Cook County Department of Public Health is reminding residents to take precautions to avoid food poisoning this holiday cooking season.Basic steps to preventing most food poisonings: Wash your hands before you handle any food. Clean utensils,... Read more
December 14, 2011
President Preckwinkle Kicks Off Seasonal Flu Shot Campaign
Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle and her team are leading by example this winter, kicking off a new Seasonal Flu Shot Campaign by receiving the preventative vaccination today at the Cook County Building’s health services facility.Joined... Read more
December 13, 2011
NewsViews: Toni Preckwinkle
An excerpt and video from an interview on's NewsViews:Toni Preckwinkle has been Cook County Board president for a year and has a number of achievements.  Perhaps the most important was overcoming a $315 million deficit to balance the... Read more
December 8, 2011
Preckwinkle Addresses New Dropout Study
An excerpt and video from's Ward Room:Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle, a former teacher, likes to say that she's still an educator, but one with a temp job. Preckwinkle on Wednesday donned both caps when she commented on a new... Read more
December 8, 2011