Cook County Assessor Fritz Kaegi. [A.D. Quit/The Daily Line]

The Cook County Assessor’s office has made “modest” progress on a court-ordered overhaul of its hiring practices, but staffers need to take the policy changes more seriously before the office can be free of its 7-year-old federal monitor, according to a legal filing from a government watchdog.

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