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Nov 12

Candidate petition checking just became easier

Chairwoman Marisel A. Hernandez and Clerk Karen A. Yarbrough announced a new joint program that is already making life much simpler for 2020 campaigns.

Oct 21

Chicago couple celebrates Sweetest Day weekend with wedding officiated by Clerk Yarbrough

Sweetest weekend wedding is new Clerk’s office tradition.

Sep 24

Clerk Yarbrough joins “Hamilton” for National Voter Registration Day

Clerk Yarbrough joined the Chicago company of “Hamilton” to register voters and promote online voter registration on National Voter Registration Day. 

Jul 31

Cook County TIFs to bring in nearly $1.2 Billion; Chicago TIF revenue up more than 27%

TIF revenue has increased 27.4% in the City of Chicago and decreased 1.6% in the suburbs compared to last year.

Jun 20

2018 Cook County Tax Rates Release

The 2018 property tax rates, calculated by the Cook County Clerk for more than 1,400 taxing agencies, were released today. This is the final step in the process before property tax bills are mailed.

Apr 3

Unofficial suburban Cook County precinct results now online

Unofficial Consolidated Election township and precinct-level results can now be viewed online

Mar 26

Clerk Yarbrough Demonstrates New Voting Equipment

Along with more intuitive and accessible equipment, voters will be able to review their printed ballot – in hand –  before their vote is cast, said Yarbrough.

Feb 27

Unofficial suburban Cook County precinct results now online - February 26, 2019

Unofficial February 26, 2019 Consolidated Primary Election township - and precinct-level results for suburban Cook County can now be viewed online.

Feb 25

Feb. 26, 2019 Primary Election Information

Clerk Yarbrough reminds voters that Tuesday is Election Day in three suburban Cook County municipalities – Cicero, Dolton and Harvey.