Sample Requests

An important part of my personal mission statement is to “provide citizens with the necessary tools to access and be served by the resources of Cook County government”.

Below is a small selection of the type of requests my office handles on a regular basis. Please call or e-mail me if I can assist YOU with any Cook County issue.

Career Days

– Career day opportunities are available for groups of high school students at a variety of Cook County agencies.  Please call my office for more information

Chicago Botanic Garden and Brookfield Zoo

– Complimentary parking, entrance and trolley tours can be arranged for eligible groups of seniors or economically underprivileged children.

County Roads

– Report a maintenance issue (such as pavement patching, mowing, tree branch trimming and snow and ice control)

Jury Duty

-Although my office cannot re-assign your jury duty location, my staff is happy to delay your service date if it interferes with travel, work, or family plans.  Senior citizens 70 or older may also decline jury service through our office.  Please have your jury duty summons on hand when you request these services.

Public Health Nuisance

– Report overgrown or unsafely maintained properties in unincorporated Cook County

Zoning Board of Appeals

If a property in your neighborhood applies  for a special use, map amendment or any other zoning change, contact us to express your concerns to our office and get information on filing a formal objection.