Columbus Day

County Commissioner’s Bid To End Columbus Day At County Level Deferred By Committee

Friday, October 8, 2021 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  An attempt by a county lawmaker to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples’ Day has stalled in committee. First District Cook County Board Commissioner Brandon Johnson, whose district spans much of Proviso Township, introduced the proposed resolution during a Cook County Legislation and Intergovernmental Relations Committee hearing held virtually on […]