In addition to Village services, residents of Northbrook receive certain services directly from Cook County. This page covers the services that the County provides as well as links to getting more information.
Cook County provides the following services to residents:
Forest Preserves: Cook County maintains the Cook County Forest Preserve including the Brookfield Zoo and Chicago Botanic Gardens as well as a number of other preserves.
Property Tax Administration: Cook County oversees the assessment of a property's value as well as the calculation of taxes and collection of property tax bills.
Transportation: Cook County is responsible for managing and maintaining some of the streets and highways located within the Village including all of Sanders Road as well as portions of Walters Avenue, Techny Road, Landwehr Road and Sunset Ridge Road. Learn more about local transportation on this page.