In 2017 only 3.2% of our County's budget will be spent on economic development.
As one of the world’s largest and wealthiest urban areas, Cook County has the potential to benefit heavily from urban population growth.
A complete tax reform package that will...
Reduce local governments’ reliance on complicated and regressive property taxes, fees, and fines.
Shift to a simpler, fairer system of sales and capital gains taxes.
Fund local jurisdictions through a unified County-level tax.
Investments in our urban culture to attract talent, innovation, and ideas.
Funding for locally important or globally underserviced scientific research.
Bringing our infrastructure into the modern era so we can…
Save money on annual operating and repair costs.
Integrate every community in Cook County into an affordable and reliable rapid transit system.
Connect Cook County to every resident of the Gary-Chicago-Milwaukee corridor.