Correction: This post was updated on January 17, 2018 to reflect that the Teamsters’ contract with correctional employees was considered by the full board, not referred to committee. 

Cook County committees convene at 9 a.m. and again at noon to hear the latest from Assessor Joe Berrios’ office on efforts to examine whether there is bias in the assessment system. The long-awaited Teamsters contract with correctional employees at the county jail will be heard at the full board. New prevailing wage requirements for construction jobs at properties that get county property tax breaks will be referred to committee.

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