Cook Co. property tax bills to be mailed this week

October 3, 2011 3:27:37 PM PDT
It's property tax bill time again in Cook County.

The second installment of tax bills are expected to be mailed out this week.

About 1.7 million homeowners will be receiving those envelopes.

Property values have dropped. But tax rates applied to those values are higher. Payment will be due in the first week of November.