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On September 27, 2013 By barbara.maloof
Speaking to a full house of suburban service providers, municipal staff, elected officials, philanthropic and civic organizations, at an event sponsored by the Brookings Institute and the Federal Reserve Bank (FRB) on September 26th, President Preckwinkle offered her thoughts on an action oriented agenda for regional economic growth. She also introduced Elizabeth Kneebone and [...]Continue Reading →
On September 26, 2013 By barbara.maloof
Surrounded by an area full of residents, visitors and dignitaries on September 24th, President Preckwinkle spoke about her continuing commitment to affordable housing and economic growth, along with the County’s financial commitment to St. Anthony of Lansing and other area investments. Specifically, she referred to the total development cost for St. Anthony’s, with $3,000,000 coming [...]Continue Reading →
On September 19, 2013 By barbara.maloof
Public Meeting Notice
There will be a meeting of the Cook County Economic Development Advisory Committee (EDAC) on Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at the hour of 8:00 AM, at the George W. Dunne County Office Building, 69 W. Washington, 35th Floor.
If you would like to attend, or for more information, contact:
Barbara Maloof, Public [...]Continue Reading →
On September 11, 2013 By barbara.maloof
Cook County has been selected as one of the Top 100 nominees for the 2013 Chicago Innovation Awards. This nomination recognizes the County’s innovative steps to reduce energy costs and cut greenhouse gas emissions. The County’s submission focused on the Guaranteed Energy Performance Contracting (GEPC) project. In June 2012, the county’s Office of Capital [...]Continue Reading →
On August 29, 2013 By barbara.maloof
Economic Development one of several County Bureaus to make presentation
President Preckwinkle addressed the Beijing Delegation for Innovative Society Administration and Community City Construction on August 27, as part of a 2-day tour of Cook County Government. View photos.
Other County bureaus who made presentations:
First [...]Continue Reading →
On August 26, 2013 By barbara.maloof
There will be a meeting of the Board of Directors of the Cook County Land Bank Authority on Thursday, August 29, 2013 at the hour of 8:00 AM, at the
Metropolitan Planning Council located at 140 S Dearborn, Fourteenth Floor, Chicago, IL.
Please contact them for more information and the agenda.
Speaking to a full house, President Preckwinkle gave the Keynote Address at Opportunities for Investment in Chicago’s Southland, an event sponsored by IceMiller, LLP, that brought together the South Suburban Mayors and Managers Association (SSMMA) municipalities and partners including the Center for Neighborhood Technology, Chicago Community Loan Fund, Enterprise Community Partners and the Metropolitan Planning Council. [...]Continue Reading →
On August 16, 2013 By barbara.maloof
The Chicago-Cook Workforce Partnership held its first Annual Meeting on August 15, 2013. Speaking to a full-house, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle spoke about the creation of the Partnership and its work with business, community colleges and delegate agencies to train people for the jobs and careers in high-demand industries. Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Mayor, [...]Continue Reading →
On August 12, 2013 By barbara.maloof
Work continues to expand and renovate Posts 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and Div. 4 at the Department of Corrections (DOC). The project is designed to facilitate the processing of visitor traffic entering the DOC in a fast and efficient manner. Three posts will be expanded and the remaining posts will undergo renovation including [...]Continue Reading →
If you’re looking for work in Cook County, the Chicago-Cook Workforce Partnership is here to help. Check out some of the August events for training and other opportunities.
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69 W. Washington St
Chicago, IL 60602
312-603-1077 or 1000 (o)
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