The Offices Under the President (hereafter referred to as “Cook County Government”) is engaging in a strategic planning process and identifying priorities for our work moving forward over the next four years. As we build our strategic plan, we wanted to provide residents of Cook County an opportunity to give us feedback. We want to know what matters most to you and for you to know that we are listening. This survey will be the first of several opportunities to provide feedback during the planning process. This confidential and anonymous survey should take less than 10 minutes.

For the purposes of completing this survey, please note that the Offices Under President are overseen by President Preckwinkle and are comprised of six bureaus: Administration, Asset Management, Economic Development, Finance, Human Resources and Technology; as well as the departments of the Justice Advisory Council, Auditor, Administrative Hearings, Human Rights and Ethics and the Secretary to the Board of Commissioners.

* 1. For the following statements, please indicate to what extent you agree or disagree.

  Strongly Agree Somewhat Agree Neither Agree Nor Disagree Somewhat Disagree Strongly Disagree
I believe Cook County Government has a clear mission and vision.
I believe Cook County Government is moving in the right direction.
I believe the work of the County positively impacts residents.
I have a clear understanding of the functions of Cook County Government.

* 2. Please consider the following broad public policy focus areas. As we look to prioritize our work over the next four years, please select the five (5) that you believe are most important. (Note: please select exactly five priorities or you will receive an error message.)

* 3. For the following statements, how would you describe the progress of Cook County Government in addressing the following issues?

  Significant Progress Moderate Progress Slight Progress No Progress Don't Know
Criminal Justice
Economic Development
Fiscal Responsibility
Government Ethics
Immigration/Sanctuary Status
Workforce Development
Modernization of Technology

* 4. As you think about the important policy priorities we should pursue, please select the top three (3) principles from the list below that you believe are the most reflective of how we will achieve those priorities. (Note: please select exactly three responses, or you will receive an error message.)

* 5. If you had to describe the mission of Cook County Government in three words, what would they be?

Please answer the following questions about yourself. The data will help us better understand the feedback we receive when we begin crafting our strategic plan.

* 6. What is your gender?

* 7. Race:

* 8. In what type of community do you live?

* 9. How old are you?