On February 21, winners of the 2016 Chicago Innovation Awards joined President Preckwinkle for a round table discussion about their innovations and the positive impact they could have for the County and our entire region. In her remarks, President Preckwinkle noted several important points: • The Chicago Innovation Awards received a record-breaking 643 nominees […]

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Each year, the Bureau of Economic Development partners with the Department of Planning and Development to solicit grant applications for Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) and the Emergency Solutions Program (ESG). We have now posted this year’s applications on our website. To view and download the grant applications, please go to our website at: […]

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President Preckwinkle joined Commissioner Steele and Alderman Walter Burnett at the February 9, 2017 evening community workforce meeting on the Central Campus Health Center. This was one in a series of community briefings.  As you may already know, there is a 7.5% local area impact hiring goal – the location defined as a 3 […]

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Community Workforce Intake Briefing Central Campus Health Center – Evening Meeting Mark your calendars for Thursday evening, February 9th   We want to invite you to our upcoming community briefing on the Central Campus Health Center. Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle and other elected officials will join our project team to brief the […]

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From the monthly archives: February 2017