Cook County Pension Fund
The Retirement Board is tasked with managing the assets of the Cook County Pension Fund, which provides pension, disability and other benefits to all retired employees of Cook County or its Forest Preserve District. The nine-member Board consists of ex officio appointees (2) and peer-elected employees (4) and retirees (3).
Grades are based on information from December 2019
The first step toward participating in a public meeting is knowing when and where it is, and getting context on the decisions it’s been making.
The Illinois Attorney General has said that all public bodies subject to the Open Meetings Act must provide an opportunity for members of the public to address public officials at open meetings. Public comment periods offer an avenue for people to support or oppose policy decisions and provide information that might not otherwise be represented in a meeting.
No public comment policy available
Knowing the time and location of a meeting is one thing, but it doesn’t necessarily make getting there any easier. Varying meeting times and locations can reduce barriers for attendees.