Pullman Community Center Giving Out 1,000 Vaccines To South Side Residents1,000 people signed up to get the Pfizer vaccine on Tuesday at the Pullman Community Center. The need is so great, all available slots already have been filled.
Cook Co. Looks To Get More People The COVID VacccineCook County health leaders hope online testimonies will help the "vaccine trust gap." A county survey found 32% of adults were hesitant to get a shot.
Cook Co. Puts In Additional $73 Million For Housing ReliefFunding is available to renters who are under 80% of the area median income.
As Illinois Enters New Phase Of Vaccination Plan, Officials Again Urge Patience, Citing Limited Supply Of ShotsIllinoisans who are 65 and older, as well as frontline essential workers -- such as first responders, teachers, grocery store employees, manufacturing workers, and more -- are among those now eligible to receive the vaccine.
Chatham Education And Workforce Center Brings New Job Training And Career Advancement Programs To South SideA new community center designed to help people on the South Side get job training and classes to advance in their careers celebrated its grand opening on Tuesday.
Preckwinkle Thanks Stroger Hospital Workers As Receive COVID-19 VaccinesPreckwinkle thanked them for all their hard work and said 2021 is bound to be better than 2020.
Cook County Restarts COVID-19 Financial Assistance Program With More Money AvailableCook County is re-starting its emergency cash program, and this time there is a lot more money available for people struggling in the pandemic.
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.
Cook County Board President Preckwinkle Takes Precautionary COVID-19 Test, Isolates After Member Of Staff Tests PositiveCook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle said Sunday that she has taken a precautionary COVID-19 test after a member of her staff tested positive for the virus.
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."
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.