Cook County Board Finance Committee - Departmental Budget Hearings
Fourth Day of Budget Hearings - October 20, 2016
Capital Budget - Presented by CFO Samstein
Key Information Presented:
The Cook County Building and Zoning Department and Board of Appeals office have the goal of improving blighted properties in unincorporated Cook County so that local municipalities will be more likely to annex those properties after they are improved.
Land Bank Authority
Bureau of Asset Management:
Facilities Mangagement: presented by Bilqis Jacobs-El, Director
Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership
Overall Observation: It was impressive to see such an abundance of young, talented managers working for Cook County government, with more than half of them young women of color. This is a very different Cook County from ten years ago.
Observer - Amy Little
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