Cook County News

Joined by the Little City community including students and family members,  President Preckwinkle, along with Cook County Commissioner Gregg Goslin, helped cut the ribbon on the expansion of the ChildBridge Center for Education, Little City’s therapeutic day school in Palatine, Illinois. “Since the mid-1990’s, Cook County has provided approximately $1.8 million of Community Development Block [...]
Deputy Chief of Staff Tasha Cruzat and Planning and Development Director Susan Campell addressed the Donors Forum on April 17th. The topic was Planning for Progress and included President Preckwinkle’s pro-active approach to regional collaboration. “Under President Preckwinkle’s leadership and for the first time in Cook County, 
The Cook County Department of Environmental Control will participate in Northbrook’s Earth & Arbor Day event on Saturday April 25 at the Northbrook Village Green (1810 Walters Avenue, Northbrook, Illinois 60062), 9:00 a.m. to noon.  The department will have information on resources available to residents, including radon awareness and testing. The County will offer [...]
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Join Cook County Department of Environmental Control at South Suburban College’s  Annual Earth Awareness Day on April 28th. Bring your unused pharmaceuticals*, used electronics, cell phones, eye glasses, books, and plastic bags to the South Suburban College campus, located at 15800 S. State Street in South Holland, between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.  Sustainability presentations will be given [...]