Suffredin- For a Better Cook County  
 

Accountability
Forest Preserves
Public Safety
Cook County Budget
Forest Pres. Budget
Property Tax Appeal
Health & Hospitals
Land Bank Authority
Policy Resolutions

 

   
 
   
   
 
   
     
  Office phone numbers:  
   
 
 

Search current and proposed Cook County Legislation in Larry's exclusive legislative library.

   
 

The Cook County Code of Ordinances are the current laws of Cook County.

   
  The first blood bank in the world was established at Cook County Hospital by Dr. Bernard Fantus in 1937.
   
     
     
     



Women's Issues Commission Releases Public Hearing Report
Girl Violence and Aggression: Problems and Solutions

Thursday, August 10, 2006
Special to suffredin.org

The Cook County Commission on Womenís Issues has released a report on Girl Violence and Aggression:† Problems and Solutions.† It is a study of the dangers that young women and girls face in our community.

The Commissionís report reviews life experiences from young women, girls, academics, government officials and youth-serving organizations.† The report offers recommendations on how to address the problem of girl-on-girl violence and its perceived increase in recent years.

ďI will work to implement the reportís recommendations,Ē said 13th District Cook County Commissioner Larry Suffredin.

The 13th District was represented on the Commission by Trina Janes.†

Read†full report.




Recent Headlines

Family saves dog neglected by Cook County snafu
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Chicago Tribune

Opinion: Cook County overlooking savings as it hikes sales tax
Monday, July 27, 2015
Chicago Sun-Times

Archaeologists look to forest preserve for area history
Sunday, July 26, 2015
Daily Herald

Palos Park Republican in line for Cook County Board appointment
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Chicago Tribune

Morrison picked for 17th District seat on Cook County Board
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Daily Herald

Backpage Files Suit Against Cook County Sheriff Over Credit Card Service
Thursday, July 23, 2015
The Wall Street Journal

Federal judge orders Rauner to keep Medicaid money flowing in Cook County
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Chicago Tribune

How Obamacare is saving Stroger Hospital
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Reuters

Federal judge orders Rauner to keep Medicaid money flowing in Cook County
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Chicago Tribune

At Chicago Botanic Garden, veterans find healing in nature
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Chicago Tribune

How One of the Nationís Largest Jails Tracks Inmates in the Cloud
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Route 50

Legal opinions conflict on county pensions
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Chicago Daily law Bulletin

Preckwinkle sales tax hike plays well on Wall Street
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Chicago Tribune

Illinois Medicaid expansion sign-ups double predictions
Monday, July 20, 2015
Chicago Sun-Times

Archaeologists hunt history in Cook County forest preserves
Monday, July 20, 2015
Chicago Tribune

Stroger weighs closing its pediatrics unit
Saturday, July 18, 2015
Crain's Chicago Business

Towns brace for tax hike
Friday, July 17, 2015
Chicago Tribune

Cook County's sales tax hike: Who really pays the price?
Friday, July 17, 2015
Chicago Tribune

Chicago will have nation's highest big-city sales tax rate come January
Friday, July 17, 2015
Chicago Tribune

How they voted on Cook County sales tax hike
Thursday, July 16, 2015
Chicago Tribune

all news items

Paid for by Larry Suffredin and not at taxpayer expense. A Haymarket Production.
^ TOP