2015 Trustee Elections
Notice of Election
Notice is hereby given that the 2015 Election for a Cook County Employee Member Trustee, a Forest Preserve Employee Member Trustee, and a Cook County Annuitant Member Trustee will be held on Wednesday, October 28, 2015.
In-person voting will take place from 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM on Wednesday, October 28, 2015, in Room 885 of the Cook County Building at 118 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60602.
Mail ballots will also be accepted. Each eligible voter will be mailed an application for a mail ballot on or before September 28, 2015. Contact the Fund at (312) 603-1200 no later than October 5, 2015, if you do not receive an application for a mail ballot.
Please note that an election is only held if there are two or more candidates running for a trustee position.
Trustee Election Voting Options
Information for Candidates
Nominating petitions can be obtained at the Fund’s main office, which is located at 33 N Dearborn St, Suite 1000, Chicago, IL 60602, beginning on Thursday, August 20, 2015. Nominating petitions must be filed at the Fund's main office between 9:00 AM on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 and 4:30 PM on September 4, 2015.
All Trustees must adhere to the fiduciary and governance standards prescribed by the Fund and in accordance with the statutory requirements of the Illinois Pension Code. The fiduciary duties, responsibilities, and expectations of Trustees are outlined in our "Considering Candidacy" guide below:
Considering Candidacy 2015
Notice of Candidate Statement
The Fund asks each candidate to submit a statement to provide our members with background information and qualifications for seeking a position as a trustee on the Retirement Board. Candidate statements will be posted to this page around September 21, 2015. Please check back for updates.