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Cook County Board OK’s Budget With Tax And Fee Hikes

Hang onto to your wallets: The Cook County Board has passed a new budget, and, it’s going to cost you.


Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Emanuel Set To Begin Implementing Budget

Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s 2012 budget was approved unanimously on Wednesday, and now, he is wasting no time in executing the budget and collecting new fees.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2011