South Suburban Mayor & Managers Conference & the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus, Illinois (South Cook)

South Suburban Mayor & Managers Conference & the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus, Illinois (South Cook)

bill balling photoWRB, LLC was selected to participate in a major effort to tackle the challenging problems in communities in dealing with the foreclosure and vacant building problem. Due to a wide range experience in shared services design, WRB, LLC was retained to develop a recommendation on improving code enforcement activities related to the judicial and administrative enforcement of derelict properties. Four pilot communities, Richton Park, Park Forest, South Chicago Heights, and Chicago Heights endorsed the recommendation to retain a shared position to coordinate property ownership tracking and judicial enforcement so that poorly repaired properties can be addressed and improved before they are allowed to negatively impact other properties in their neighbor