Equality Act Introduction

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 13, 2019 MEDIA CONTACT: Ted Mason (312) 590-3443 Theodore.Mason@cookcountyil.gov Cook County Commissioner Kevin B. Morrison supports Equality Act Commissioner Kevin Morrison praised introduction of bill in House of Representatives that provides LGBTQ people and their families with protection against discrimination CHICAGO –March 13, 2019—Cook County Commissioner Kevin B. Morrison praised the

First 100 Days

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 13, 2019 MEDIA CONTACT: Ted Mason (312) 590-3443 Theodore.Mason@cookcountyil.gov Cook County Commissioner Kevin B. Morrison celebrates 100 days in office Highlights from Commissioner Kevin Morrison’s first 100 days serving on the Cook County Board of Commissioners include legislative victories and improved constituent services SCHAUMBURG, Ill. –March 13, 2019—Cook County Commissioner Kevin B.

Unsung Heroine Awards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 7, 2019 MEDIA CONTACT: Ted Mason (312) 590-3443 Theodore.Mason@cookcountyil.gov Cook County Commissioner Kevin B. Morrison recognizes “Unsung Heroine” Joane McCormack McLeod Hoffman Estates resident received the Peggy A. Montes Unsung Heroine Award from the Cook County Commission on Women’s Issues for service to her community CHICAGO–March 7, 2019—Cook County Commissioner Kevin

Passage of Resolution

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Cook County Commissioner Kevin B. Morrison Passes Resolution to Condemn the Trump Administration’s Treatment of Transgender, Gender Non-Conforming, and Intersex Individuals Cook County Commissioner Kevin B. Morrison today passed a resolution to condemn the Trump Administration’s Treatment of Transgender, Gender Non-Conforming, and Intersex Individuals. A public hearing was held on Tuesday, February

Committee Established

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE First Ordinance Introduced by Cook County Commissioner Kevin B. Morrison Passed Today Establishes Committee to Address Bias, Equity, and Cultural Competency Cook County Commissioner Kevin B. Morrison today passed an ordinance to establish a Committee on Addressing Bias, Equity, and Cultural Competency. The ordinance, co-sponsored by Commissioner Kevin B. Morrison, Commissioner Alma

Assessor’s Website Improvements

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 6th , 2019 Ted Mason, Chief of Staff, Commissioner Kevin B. Morrison 312-590-3443 theodore.mason@cookcountyil.gov Scott Smith, Chief Communications Officer, Cook County Assessor’s Office 312-603-7322 ssmith@cookcountyassessor.com JOINT EFFORT BY COOK COUNTY OFFICIALS BRINGS CLARITY TO ONLINE ASSESSMENT DATA Commissioner Kevin Morrison and Assessor Fritz Kaegi announce website changes prior to re-assessment of

Polar Vortex Related Closings

Due to the extreme weather the following entities have adjusted hours and operations. Check websites for more information before heading out. Pace — All ADA Paratransit Subscription Trips for Tues., Jan. 29 through Thurs., Jan. 31 have been canceled. Please be advised that the National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook, a Winter Weather

Ordinance Introduced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Ted Mason, 312-590-3443 Theodore.Mason@cookcountyil.gov Fill out our contact form Cook County Commissioner Kevin B. Morrison Introduces Ordinance to Establish a Committee to Address Bias, Equity, and Cultural Competency Cook County Commissioner Kevin B. Morrison announced today an ordinance to establish a Committee on Addressing Bias, Equity, and Cultural Competency. The proposed

Open Office Hours Next Week

Before our in-district office opens, we are grateful to Hanover Township for providing us a space to conduct open office hours for constituent services! If you would like assistance at a different time, please contact us at District15@cookcountyil.gov or fill out a meeting request. All constituents welcome! View the event on our calendar so you can add

Unsung Heroine Award

Looking for Nominations – As an annual event in observance of Women’s History Month, Cook County presents the Unsung Heroine Award to 18 women, one from each district of Cook County and one county-wide, whose contributions to their communities, families and professional endeavors have been so vital, but seldom recognized. This award, consistent with the