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File #: 21-3132    Version: 1 Name: A RESOLUTION HONORING MAYOR ARLENE JURACEK’S COMMITTMENT TO PUBLIC SERVICE
Type: Consent Calendar Resolution Status: Approved
File created: 5/6/2021 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 5/13/2021 Final action: 5/13/2021
Title: PROPOSED RESOLUTION A RESOLUTION HONORING MAYOR ARLENE JURACEK'S COMMITTMENT TO PUBLIC SERVICE WHEREAS, Mayor Arlene Juracek retires after a successful career in the private sector and public service; and WHEREAS, Mayor Juracek is a graduate of the Illinois Institute of Technology with a bachelor's degree in mechanical/aerospace engineering and earned a master's degree in management from Northwestern University; and WHEREAS, prior to her public service, she had a productive career working in the energy sector rising to Vice President of Energy Acquisition; and WHEREAS, additionally, Mayor Juracek previously served as the Director of the Illinois Power Authority overseeing energy and power procurement; and WHEREAS, Mayor Juracek proudly served the Village of Mount Prospect as a Village Trustee from 2007-2013 and as Mayor from 2013-2021; and WHEREAS, the Village of Mount Prospect saw significant commercial and industrial growth during her tenure; and WHEREAS, Mayor Juracek'...
Sponsors: KEVIN B. MORRISON

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PROPOSED RESOLUTION

 

A RESOLUTION HONORING MAYOR ARLENE JURACEK’S COMMITTMENT TO  PUBLIC SERVICE

 

WHEREAS, Mayor Arlene Juracek retires after a successful career in the private sector and public service; and

 

WHEREAS, Mayor Juracek is a graduate of the Illinois Institute of Technology with a bachelor's degree in mechanical/aerospace engineering and earned a master's degree in management from Northwestern University; and

 

WHEREAS, prior to her public service, she had a productive career working in the energy sector rising to Vice President of Energy Acquisition; and

 

WHEREAS, additionally, Mayor Juracek previously served as the Director of the Illinois Power Authority overseeing energy and power procurement; and

 

WHEREAS, Mayor Juracek proudly served the Village of Mount Prospect as a Village Trustee from 2007-2013 and as Mayor from 2013-2021; and

 

WHEREAS, the Village of Mount Prospect saw significant commercial and industrial growth during her tenure; and

 

WHEREAS, Mayor Juracek’s leadership extended beyond the village as a Leadership Greater Chicago Fellow, a member of the Illinois Finance Authority board, chair of the O'Hare Noise Compatibility Commission and vice chair of the Northwest Municipal Conference; and

 

WHEREAS, Cook County and the Cook County Board of Commissioners have had the honor of working with Mayor Juracek and the Village of Mount Prospect and she has proved to be a wonderful partner; and

 

THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that we, the Cook County Board of Commissioners do hereby honor Mayor Arlene Juracek for her commitment to public service; and

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that suitable copies of this resolution are presented to Mayor Arlene Juracek. 

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