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The air traffic control tower is seen behind the departures level of Terminal 2 at O'Hare International Airport. (Photo credit: Mira Oberman/AFP/Getty Images)

Homeowners Upset Over O’Hare Noise Win Property Tax Appeals

Residents of three choice Northwest Side neighborhoods have won property tax appeals — of up to nearly 12 percent — after arguing that the value of their homes has taken a nose dive due to new flight patterns at O’Hare International Airport.

04/14/2014

Joseph Berrios

Berrios Says Bribery Case Trial Testimony Is ‘A Total Lie’

Cook County Assessor Joe Berrios had one word Wednesday to describe testimony linking him to allegedly corrupt property tax adjustment deals in a federal bribery trial: “Bull—-.”

10/24/2013

Photo Of A Cook County Property Tax Bill. (Helen Marshall/WBBM Photo)

Property Tax Bills Anger Cook County Homeowners

It’s sticker shock in the mail. Tax bills went out to Cook County homeowners this week and the big jump in the amount due to many homeowners has some wondering if they can keep their house.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011

Photo Of A Cook County Property Tax Bill. (Helen Marshall/WBBM Photo)

You Can Now Try To Lower Your Cook Property Taxes – Online

Cook County property owners can now attempt to lower their tax bills online — potentially saving time and hassle for thousands of county residents.

09/06/2011

Timothy Evans

Chief Judge Evans Appoints Prosecutor To Tax Board

Cook County Chief Judge Timothy Evans has skipped some prominent politicos in making an appointment to the county Board of Tax Review.

WBBM Newsradio–02/01/2011