Cook County Board of Commissioners - Committee and Board Meetings
March 15 and 16, 2023
Finance Committee March 15
Contract Compliance Committee- March 15
Technology & Innovation Committee March 15
Legislation and InterGovernmental Relations Committee March 15
Cook County Board of Commissioners Meeting
March 16 10:30 AM to 1:10 PM
The Board of Commissioners approved previous Committee recommendations with little discussion. Several public speakers complained about the steep increases in property taxes in the Pilsen area. Commissioner Anaya has organized programs on how to appeal the taxes and request exemptions.
The Board honored Secretary of State Jessie White on his retirement. Most of the Commissioners spoke to his service to the County and State and his Jessie White Tumblers Program which has served 18,000 kids over 65 years.
Cook County Board of Commissioners Committee Meetings
March 14, 2023
Pension Committee - Chair, Bridget Gainer
Agenda Item #23-1178. Was the only item of significance and covered proposed CC Pension Legislation changes currently in the IL General Assembly. This resolution called for a hearing of the CC Pension Committee to discuss the financial implications of this pending legislation. The statute change if passed will do the following:
After discussion, Commissioner Gainer said that this resolution calling for this hearing would be deferredpending information on the fiscal impact of the expanding the military service eligibility provision.
Health And Hospital System Committee - Chair Dennis Deer
Observer - Diane Edmundson
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