Making Democracy Work

Make Democracy Work!

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging the informed and active participation of citizens in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.

LWVCC Lunch and Learn - Aug. 7

Until 2012 it had been over 30 years since the 2nd installment of the Cook County property tax bills was mailed out on time. So what changed. You can find out by attending:

Lunch and Learn with the League sponsored by LWVCC
Featured speaker - Dan Patlak, CC Board of Review Commissioner.
Thursday, August 7 - 11:30am to 1pm.
DePaul Club at DePaul University Center - 1 E. Jackson, Chicago

Commissioner Patlak is one of three Board of Review Commissioners who review appeals from owners of property tax assessments issued by the Cook County Assessor. Learn about the workings of this body and the process improvements that have been made that helped enable the tax bills to go out on time.

Reservations due by August 1. Registration Flyer

Cook County Matters: Schedule a Presentation

Get ready for the November 2014 general election! The voters of Cook County will be electing the Cook County President, Sheriff, Clerk, Treasurer, and Assessor and all 17 Cook County Commissioners.

The Cook County League is here to help your group learn about Cook County. Their presentation, Cook County Matters, provides an overview of Cook County government and the hot topics in the county. The 1 hour program is available at no charge to businesses, nonprofits, and community groups within Cook County.

For more information or to schedule a presentation, call us at 312-939-5935, x 27, or send us an email.

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