Legislation shepherded by Rep. Nekritz takes aim at ‘tough-on-crime’ statutes

The Cook County Board of Commissioners today authorized acceptance of a three-year $2 million Lead Hazard Reduction Grant to remove lead-based paint from homes in specific high-risk suburban areas.

The Center for Digital Government (CDG) today named Cook County one of the Top 10 Digital Counties with a population of 500,000 or more.

Digital Counties Survey Winner Badge

With an Excessive Heat Warning issued for northern Illinois until tomorrow evening, the Cook County Department of Public Health is urging all residents to stay safe.  Hot temperatures and high humidity may combine to create a dangerous situation…

New Initiative to Attract Industrial Businesses, Accelerate Job Growth and Drive Neighborhood Investment

Growth Zones