NOV 17, 2023
Cook County Comm. Dennis Deer (D-2), who sponsored the "Food is Medicine" resolution, is seen during a county board meeting in September. [Don Vincent/The Daily Line]
The Cook County Board of Commissioners on Thursday confirmed the appointment of an interim Cook County Health (CCH) executive, two information technology contracts, acquisition of land to construct a new hazardous waste facility and changes to the county’s vacation and personal leave policy.
The board also approved a resolution to create an ad campaign and programs aimed at increasing healthy eating and reducing food insecurity.
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