It is crucial that business owners, M/WBE assist agencies, industry and trade organizations and community groups participate in the study’s process and contribute to the study’s findings.
Public Introductory Webinar
This event introduced the community to the Disparity Study elements and answered questions pertaining to the study.
Electronic Survey of Business Owners
CHA administers a comprehensive electronic survey to collect anecdotal information. The survey will elicit firms’ experiences and insights in doing business with the County, with the M/WBE program and barriers to obtaining work in the greater Cook County economy.
Business Owner Interviews
CHA will conduct business owner small group interviews. These sessions are designed for participants to additionally share experiences and insights in doing business with the County and barriers to obtaining work in the greater Cook County economy.
We also welcome written comments to be submitted through the dedicated study email: firstname.lastname@example.org.