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Chicago Policy

Welcome to the Chicago Policy section of RIN! Here you will find links to Chicago policy and government sites.

See also Illinois Policy and United States Policy.


Contents

Chicago Voter Guides
Chicago Voting Records
Chicago Voter Communities Online
Chicago Organizations
Chicago Legislative Sites

Chicago Voter Guides

In this section are voting guides, plus sites where you can find out who is running, who occupies which office, and how to contact them.
Alderman Directory
http://www.chicagoelections.com/ald_dir.htm
From the Chicago Board of Election Commissioners, a listing of contact information for Chicago aldermen.

City Council of Chicago: Find Your Alderman
http://www.ci.chi.il.us/WorksMart/CityCouncil/
Listings and contact information. NOTE: You need to know which ward you live in.

Cook County Commissioners and Other Countywide Elected Officials
http://www.co.cook.il.us/commissioners.htm
Biographies and contact information.

City Clerk of Chicago: Find Your Alderman
http://www.chicityclerk.com/citycouncil/alderman/find.html
Clickable map of Chicago helps voters locate their alderman and provides contact information and addresses, from the Web site of the Chicago City Clerk's Office.

Chicago City Council: Guides to Legislation
http://www.chicityclerk.com/legislation/guides/index.html
Guide to legislation for recent meetings of the Chicago City Council, from the Web site of the Chicago City Clerk's Office.

Standing Committees of the City Council
http://www.chicityclerk.com/citycouncil/committees/listing.html
Complete list of committees and members, including contact information, from the Web site of the Office of the Chicago City Clerk.

Chicago Voting Records

Chicago City Council: Divided Roll Call Votes
http://www.chicityclerk.com/citycouncil/rollcall/index.html
Results of divided roll call votes at the most recent Chicago City Council meeting, from the Web site of the Chicago City Clerk's Office.

Chicago Voter Communities Online

Chicago Board of Election Commissioners: Recent Election Results http://www.chicagoelections.com/results.htm
Election results for Chicago aldermanic elections and other Chicago and Illinois races from the Chicago Board of Election Commissioners Web site.

Chicago City Council Calendar
http://www.chicityclerk.com/citycouncil/calendar.html
Upcoming meetings of the Chicago City Council, with topics listed, from the Web site of the Chicago City Clerk's Office.

VOTERINFONET: Cook County Voter Information
http://www.voterinfonet.com/
Web site developed by the Cook County Clerk and the League of Women Voters in Illinois. Includes election results, a directory of elected officials, information on absentee ballots and polling places, and more.

Chicago Organizations

City Clerk of Chicago
http://www.chicityclerk.com/
121 N. LaSalle Street, Room 107
Chicago, IL 60602
E-mail: info@chicityclerk.com
General Info: 312-744-8590
City Council Legislation: 312-744-6871

Cook County Homepage
http://www.co.cook.il.us
· Demographics
· Agencies
· County Board Meetings
· Commissioners and Elected Officials
· Bureau of Finance
· Health and Human Services
· Sheriff's Office
· Employment

Chicago Legislative Sites

City of Chicago Home Page
http://www.ci.chi.il.us/
Links to the Mayor's office, city administrative agencies, and city services.

Selected Chicago Municipal Code Sections Online
http://www.chicityclerk.com/legislation/codes/index.html
Selected sections of the Chicago Municipal Code online, from the Web site of the Office of the City Clerk.

Chicago and Illinois Women Leaders in Government Data
http://www.uic.edu/orgs/rin/2000rpt/ch7/sld097.htm
Source: Web sites of the Chicago City Clerk and the Illinois General Assembly.

date last updated: 5/6/02

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