Cook County Offers Legal Aid For Housing And Debt During The PandemicThe Cook County judicial system, Chicago Bar Foundation and city of Chicago Department of Housing are all on board in support of the legal aid for housing and debt program.
South Suburban Homeowners Have Seen Staggering Property Tax Bill Increases, Officials And Residents Want To Know WhyIt’s more than just sticker shock – homeowners in the south suburbs have found whopping increases in their latest property tax bills.
COVID-19 In Chicagoland: Cook County Issues Stay-At-Home Advisory For SuburbsOfficials are urging suburbanites to stay at home as much as possible for the next 30 days, and only leave for essential activities.
Death Of Missing Vanessa Ceja Ramirez, Found Dead In A Cook County Forest Preserve, Ruled A HomicideVanessa Ceja Ramirez, who was found dead in a south suburban forest preserve, was strangled to death, the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office now says. Her death has been ruled a homicide.
17 Suburban Cook County Polling Places Staying Open An Extra HourThe Cook County Clerk's office said it was granted a court order to extend voting by one hour at 17 suburban precincts due to late openings, or a late change in polling place location.
Cook County Introduces Job Training And Placement Program For Those Affected By The PandemicThe initiative also includes a pilot program specifically aimed at the manufacturing sector to avert layoffs.
Cook County Gets Tighter COVID-19 Restrictions This Week; State Reports 4,729 New Cases, 2,638 In Hospital"Region 10, on the other hand, is the first region in Illinois to earn additional mitigations not because of its positivity rate alone, but because its positivity rate and its COVID-related hospitalizations have both seen a sustained increase over the last 10 days.”
COVID-19 Financial Assistance Available In Cook County"We will continue to work diligently to do everything we can to keep businesses operational. And resources residents need to stay in their homes. That's a promise."
Voters Concerned Mail-In Ballots Won't Be Processed: 'What's Going On?'The online tracking will show them still there until election judges triple check signatures to verify the ballots.
Voting Super Site For Suburban Cook County Now Open At Union Station, Dozens More Early Voting Sites Open TodayWith about two weeks until Election Day, more voting sites will open across the area.
Preckwinkle's 2021 Budget Plan Avoids Tax Hikes, Counts On Extra Money From Online Sales Taxes, Marijuana, And Sports BettingPreckwinkle's spending plan for next year relies on a mix of staffing reductions, increased revenue from existing tax streams, and drawing down on reserve funds.
Cook County President Preckwinkle Announces Mortgage Assistance Program"The program pays one to three months of overdue or future mortgage payments for income-eligible households."
Early Voting Begins Wednesday In Suburban Cook CountyThe Skokie Courthouse is one of six locations with an option to vote in-person amid the pandemic.
Early Voting Locations In Cook County Here are the locations in Cook County for early voting.
Financial Help Coming From Cook County For Those Affected By PandemicThe Cook County COVID-19 Small Business Assistance Program will provide funding and guidance to ease the pain of the pandemic.