Cook County Forest Preserves District has an annual budget of $469 million, and its portion of a County resident’s property tax bill is less than 1%. The Superintendent said that leadership is considering an increase in its annual tax levy by seeking approval through a referendum.
For more information about the Forest Preserves of Cook County,
LWVCC Observer Reports of Forest Preserves Board and Committee meetings
“Food for Thought” is a series of luncheons presented by the League of Women Voters of Cook County, featuring speakers on different aspects of the governments and services of Cook County, Cook County Health, the Forest Preserves of Cook County, and the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District.
Cook County Forest Preserves