Local government reform fixture Michael Shakman answers questions from reporters. [A.D. Quig/The Daily Line]

New leadership at the Assessor and Recorder of Deeds offices has so far meant a clearer path toward anti-patronage reforms required by the Shakman decree, officials told Cook County commissioners Wednesday.

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