Cook County Treasurer's Office - 3/3/2020
Cook County property taxes were due Tuesday, March 3, 2020. Some folks waited until the very last day to pay their bills, Chicago Sun-Times reports.
The office opened half an hour early, the clerks - almost without exception - welcomed customers with a smile and even provided little bowls filled with hard candies.
Property owners who miss the deadline will have to pay late charges imposed by state law, Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas said.
Read the story.