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Meeting Name: Criminal Justice Committee Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 2/8/2017 10:30 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Cook County Building, Board Room, 118 North Clark Street, Chicago, Illinois
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
Meeting video:  
Attachments: Written Testimony Community Renewal Society.pdf, Proposed Substitute to 17-1126 Federal Government Assistance Resolution.pdf
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16-6312 1  Committee MinutesCOMMITTEE MINUTES Approval of the minutes from the meeting of 3/2/2016approvePass Action details Not available
17-1639 1  Committee MinutesCOMMITTEE MINUTES Approval of the minutes from the meeting of 11/17/2016-Public HearingapprovePass Action details Not available
17-1126 1  ResolutionPROPOSED RESOLUTION A RESOLUTION CALLING ON PRESIDENT-ELECT DONALD J. TRUMP TO SEND FEDERAL RESOURCES TO FIGHT VIOLENCE IN CHICAGO WHEREAS, at least 762 people were murdered in Chicago in 2016, which is nearly 300 more people than were killed in all of 2015; and WHEREAS, more than 4,300 people were shot in Chicago in 2016, which is about 1,400 more shooting victims than in all of 2015; and WHEREAS, Chicago had more people killed by gun violence in 2016 than New York and Los Angeles combined; and WHEREAS, minorities are most often the victims of the rising violence in Chicago; and WHEREAS, the incoming presidential administration has indicated that it will send additional federal resources to combat violence if leaders here request them; and WHEREAS, Cook County government must be proactive in its anti-violence efforts by initiating the dialogue with the incoming presidential administration to develop strategies and request the needed resources to help tackle the epidemic of violence; and WHEREAS, those resources should come in the form of economic investmentrecommend for receiving and filingPass Action details Not available