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Sep 26

National Voter Registration Day

On Tuesday September 26, 2017 volunteers and organizations from all over the country will “hit the streets” in a single day of coordinated field, technology and media efforts. to create broad awareness of voter registration.

Aug 28

Statement from Clerk Orr on Signing of Automatic Voter Registration Bill

I am very pleased that Automatic Voter Registration (AVR) has finally come to Illinois, making us the 10th state in the nation with AVR.


Automatic Voter Registration Signing

Automatic Voter Registration Signing

Governor Rauner signs the Automatic Voter Registration bill.


#Take5 EPISODE 6 - Music Festival Civic Engagement

Take 5 Episode 6 - Music Festival Civic Engagement

In the latest episode of #Take5 our office meets with Julie Sampson from Citizen Action Illinois to discuss civic engagement.


TIF Forum - Ald. Rick Munoz 1

Jul 20

Cook County Clerk David Orr notes “Chicago TIFs to generate record $561 million”

Clerk Orr announced today that TIF revenue will jump 21.9 percent in the City of Chicago this year.

Jul 18

Statement from Clerk Orr Regarding the Assessment Process

A statement by Clerk Orr given to Cook County Commissioners in lieu of today's hearing with Assessor Joseph Berrios.

Jul 5

Statement from Clerk Orr Regarding the President's Voter Integrity Commission

Clerk David Orr's statement on the President's Voter Integrity Commission.

Jun 21

Statement from Cook County Clerk David Orr

Statement from Clerk David Orr on his decision to not run for re-election.

Jun 13

2016 Cook County Tax Rates Released

The 2016 property tax rates, calculated by the Cook County Clerk’s office for the county’s more than 1,400 taxing agencies, were released today - the final step in the tax process before bills are mailed out.