Access to Care also covers individuals who live in the covered area, meet the income guidelines and have insurance with a high deductible. Continue reading “Filling the Gap for the Uninsured” »
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Filling the Gap for the Uninsured
Upcoming Special Events in the Forest Preserves
Check out some of the great upcoming events in the Cook County Forest Preserves:
5pm – 8pm
|Stars, Stories and S’mores at Caldwell Woods
Bring the whole family to enjoy an evening in the woods. We’ll have a fire, storytelling, snacks and other nature activities.
|Winter Birds at Your Feeder at Trailside Museum, River Forest
Learn about the birds that visit your feeder. We’ll also discuss the bird foods, feeder types and landscape elements that attract winter birds. Adults only. Registration required by 12/5.
|December 7th & 21st
9am & 1pm
|Weekend Family Class: Joyful Gingerbread at the Chicago Botanic Garden
Explore the different plants and plant parts needed to make gingerbread. Take home a future ginger plant; decorate cookies, and mix-up a batch of gingerbread. Registration and fee.
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Northfield Township Property Tax Appeal Seminars
Property owners in Northfield Township seeking to appeal their 2013 property tax assessments are invited to attend a property tax appeal seminar for the Cook County Board of Review on Monday, December 2nd, 2013 at 7pm in the Glenview Public Library Community Room and on Thursday, December 5th, 2013 at 7pm at Northbrook Village Hall.
The seminars include a presentation by Board of Review Commissioner Dan Patlak explaining how property taxes are calculated and the appeal procedure of the Board of Review. Before the end of the evening, taxpayers will have an opportunity to work with staff from the Board of Review to address their specific questions and concerns.
2014 FPD & County Budget Process
President Preckwinkle has released her FY2014 Executive Budget Recommendations for Cook County and the Forest Preserve District. The complete budget proposals are available online on the County Budget website and FPD website respectively.
Commissioner Goslin encourages you to review the Residents’ Guide to the 2014 Budget and looks forward to hearing your thoughts and experiences at the upcoming public hearings scheduled over the next month. Continue reading “2014 FPD & County Budget Process” »
Cook County Rabies Vaccination Clinic – 10/15
The Cook County Animal and Rabies Control low-cost clinics offer affordable rabies vaccinations to Cook County residents. Rabies vaccines cost $7 for one year or $21 for three years. Pet owners can also have their pets microchipped for $10 (this does not include the national registration fee).
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