Dr. Jeffrey Leef, a GOP candidate for Illinois’ Seventh District congressional seat, is so determined to make a difference as a public official that he plans to donate a large portion of his salary from Congress to charity if elected.
At a meeting this week, the Cook County Board of Commissioners proposed a resolution calling on the U.S. Senate to exercise its advise-and-consent duties and hold a hearing on Merrick Garland, President Obama's nominee to the Supreme Court.
The Forest Park Public Library Board will consider a nonresident book-borrowing-privileges resolution at its next meeting 7:30 p.m. Monday in the Orrin Thorson Conference Room of the library, 7555 Jackson Blvd.
At a meeting this week, the Cook County Board's Labor Committee discussed a proposed resolution to approve an economic package for county workers and unions that includes wage increases and a health care fee schedule.
At a meeting this week, the Nominating Committee of the Cook County Health and Hospitals System's (CCHHS) Board of Directors outlined the rules, procedures and deadlines to submit nominations for CCHHS Board openings.
The Forest Park Public Library Board of Trustees will discuss sensitive personnel matters during executive sessions at its next meetings 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Monday and Tuesday in the library's Austin Room.
The Maywood Board of Trustees will consider a measure to accept a bid contract with Unique Plumbing and other contractors to provide emergency water and sewer repairs, during the board next meeting 7 p.m. today at Village Hall, 125 S. Fifth Ave.