Juvenile Temporary Detention Center Advisory Board

Body

Function

The purpose of the Advisory Board is to establish an advocacy and resource group to provide public recommendations to the Executive Director of the Juvenile Temporary Detention Center (“JTDC”), the Chief Judge, the County Board and the President on matters relating to the policies and operations of the JTDC.

Term

For initial members: One (1) member appointed by the President and one (1) member appointed by the Chief Judge shall serve a term that expires on June 30, 2013;  one (1) member appointed by the President and one (1) member appointed by the Chief Judge shall serve a term that expires on June 30, 2014;   Two (2) members appointed by the President and two (2) members appointed by the Chief Judge shall serve a term that expires on June 30, 2015.  Thereafter, all members shall serve a term of three (3) years.

Each appointed member shall hold office until a successor is appointed.

Confirmation

None

Compensation

None

Qualifications

Must be a resident of Cook County.  Members appointed by the President and the Chief Judge, may include youth community advocates, youth development experts, educators, mental health specialists, physicians, and attorneys to ensure that the various needs of this population are recognized and served.

Composition

Nine (9) Members:

One (1) Ex-Officio member of the Cook County Board of Commissioners appointed jointly by the President and the Chief Judge

Four (4) members appointed by the President

Four (4) members appointed by the Chief Judge

Authority

Cook County Code of Ordinances 12-O-43

Advisory Board Meetings

Meetings of the Juvenile Temporary Detention Center Advisory Board are currently conducted virtually. To attend a virtual meeting, please contact JAC.Info@cookcountyil.gov

2022 Meeting Schedule for the JTDC Advisory Board

Jan 2021 Agenda / Jan 2021 Minutes

March 2021 Agenda / March 2021 Minutes

May 2021 Agenda / May 2021 Minutes

July 2021 Agenda / July 2021 Minutes 

Sept 2021 Agenda / Sept 2021 Minutes

Nov 2021 Agenda / Nov/Dec 2021 Minutes

May 2022 Agenda

Appointments
Head of Committee?
No
Main Contact for Committee?
No