THE BOARD OF REVIEW The Cook County Board of Review is a 3-member board, elected from 3 electoral districts, that hears and decides taxpayer complaints on assessed value or exempt status of real property in Cook County.
CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT The Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County is the keeper of the records of the Court. The Clerk is responsible for serving the court, the legal profession and the general public. The Clerk also:
records court decisions and events
handles fines, bail bonds and other financial transactions
supports the court system with record storage, microfilming, automation and other service
RECORDER OF DEEDS The office of the Recorder of Deeds records, stores and provides information that is accurate, legible, timely and easily retrievable for public and private use. The office also creates public records of:
federal and state tax liens
articles of incorporation
uniform commercial code filings.
STATE'S ATTORNEY The Cook County State's Attorney's Office:
prosecutes crimes committed in Cook County, the largest consolidated court district in the US
serves as legal counsel for the Cook County government agencies
serves as legal counsel for all Cook County public officials.
METROPOLITAN WATER RECLAMATION DISTRICT COMMISSIONERS The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District (MWRD) is governed by a 9-member board elected at large with 3 commissioners elected every 2 years. MWRD treats water collected by sanitary and stormwater sewers in most of Cook County. It also serves as the Stormwater Management Utility for Cook County. Its mission is to protect the health and safety of citizens and area waterways.
Cook County Assessor Joseph Berrios cookcountyassessor.com
Cook County Board of Board of Review cookcountyboardofreview.com Dan Patlak – 1st Michael M. Cabonargi – 2nd Larry R. Rogers, Jr. – 3rd
Clerk of the Circuit Court Dorothy Brown cookcountyclerkofcourt.org
County Clerk David Orr cookcountyclerk.com
Recorder of Deeds Karen A. Yarbrough ccrd.info
Sheriff Thomas Dart cookcountysheriff.org
State’s Attorney Kimberly M. Foxx statesattorney.org
Treasurer Maria Pappas cookcountytreasurer.com
Chief Judge Timothy Evans cookcountycourt.org
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