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Cook County paid out more than $1.23 million in worker’s compensation benefits last month, according to records obtained by Chicago City Wire through a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request.
The state Senate during the Nov. 27 House floor session failed to override Gov. Bruce Pauner's veto of a bill that would have created the Cook County Water Infrastructure Fund to help pay for water-system upgrades in the county.
Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle's head of security's employment was terminated Nov. 2 after an investigation into an abandoned state vehicle found two years ago.
Cook County posted the 12th lowest home affordability index in Illinois, according to an analysis of 432 counties nationwide by ATTOM Data Solutions in the second quarter.
Lake View property owners have scheduled a public meeting on Thursday to protest property tax increases reported to be as high as 70 percent for some residents.