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An Assault on Gun Rights in Cook County, Illinois!

Friday, December 28, 2007

Cook County is currently considering two anti-gun proposals that must be defeated!

 

The first, which is called the  "Safe Streets/Weapons Registration Ordinance”, claims to simply require the registration of all firearms and firearm owners in Cook County.  As written, however, it is an outright ban of all firearms and ammunition.  Even if you do not live in Cook County, this proposal will have a dramatic impact on you due to new restrictions on transporting firearms! 

 

The second proposed ordinance would amend the county's "Deadly Weapon Dealers Ordinance."  It seeks to completely ban all gun shows within the county, and prohibits federally licensed dealers from operating within 10 miles of another federally licensed dealer.  This will not only prohibit new gun stores, but could wipe out most existing ones.

 

Please contact the Board of Commissioners today and respectfully urge them to oppose these ordinances.  Contact information can be found below:

 

Earlean Collins
118 N. Clark Street
Room 567

Chicago, IL 60602

phone: (312) 603-4566

fax: (312) 603-3696

 

Robert Steele

Main Office:

118 N. Clark Street

Room 567

Chicago, IL 60602

phone: (312)603-3019

fax: (312)603-4055

 

District Office

3333 W. Arthington, Suite 140

Chicago, IL 60624

phone: (773) 722-0140

fax: (773) 722-0145
email:
rsteele@cookcountygov.com
 

Jerry "Iceman" Butler

118 N. Clark Street

Room 567

Chicago, IL 60602

phone: (312)603 6391

fax: (312)603-5671

email: jbutler@cookcountygov.com

William Beavers

Main Office

118 N. Clark Street

Room 567

Chicago, IL 60602

phone: (312) 603-2065

fax: (312) 603-4678

 

District Office

2548 E. 79th Street

Chicago, IL 60649

phone: (773) 731-1515

fax: (773) 933-5535

 

Deborah Sims

118 N. Clark Street

Room 567

Chicago, IL 60602

phone: (312) 603 6381

 

Joan Murphy

118 N. Clark Street

Room 567

Chicago, IL 60602

phone: (312) 603 6381

  

Joseph Moreno

Main Office

118 N. Clark Street

Room 567

Chicago, IL 60602

phone: (312)603-5443

fax: (312)603-3759

 

District Office (Chicago)

2456 W. 38th Street

Chicago, IL 60632

phone: (773)927-7154

Fax: (773)927-7166

 

Robert Maldonado

Main Office

118 N. Clark Street

Room 567

Chicago, IL 60602

phone: (312)603-6386

fax: (312)443-9531

 

District Office

2615 W. Division Street

Chicago, IL 60622

phone: (773)395-0143

fax: (773)395-0146

 

Peter Silvestri

Main Office

118 N. Clark Street

Room 567

Chicago, IL 60602

phone: (312)603-4393

fax: (312)443-1154

 

District Office

6650 N. Northwest Highway

Chicago, IL 60631

phone: (773) 774 8554

fax: (773)774-2901

 

Mike Quigley

Main Office

118 N. Clark Street

Room 567

Chicago, IL 60602

phone: (312) 603-4210

fax: (312) 603-3695

 

District Office

1057 W. Belmont Ave.

Chicago, IL 60657

Phone: (773) 935-1010

Fax: (773) 935-3155

 

John Daley

Main Office

118 N. Clark Street

Chicago, IL 60602

phone: (312) 603-4400

fax: (312) 603-6688

email: jdaley@cookcountygov.com

 

Forrest Claypool

Main Office

118 N. Clark Street

Room 567

Chicago, IL 60602

phone: (312) 603-6380

fax: (312) 603-1265

 

District Office

4239 N. Lincoln Ave.

Chicago, IL 60618

phone: (773) 832-4642

fax: (773) 832-4663

 

Larry Suffredin

Main Office

118 N. Clark Street

Room 567

Chicago, IL 60602

phone: (312) 603-6383

fax: (312) 603-3622

 

District Office (Evanston)

820 Davis Street,

Suite 104

Evanston, IL 60201

phone: (847) 864-1209

fax: (847) 864-1445

 

Gregg Goslin

Main Office

118 N. Clark Street

Room 567

Chicago, IL 60602

phone: (312) 603-4932

fax: (312) 603-3686

 

District Office

(East)

3801 W. Lake Ave.

Glenview, IL 60025

phone:(847) 729-9300

fax: (847) 729-2279

   

Timothy Schneider

Main Office

118 N. Clark Street, Room 567

Chicago, Il 60602

phone: (312) 603-6388

fax: (312) 603-6500

email: toschneider@cookcountygov.com

 

District Office

711 S. Chelmsford Lane, Suite A

Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

phone: (847) 640-1632

fax: (847) 640-1910

 

Anthony Peraica

Main Office

118 N. Clark Street

Room 567

Chicago, IL 60602

Phone: (312) 603-6384

Fax: (312) 603-4744

 

District Office

10001 W. Roosevelt Road

Westchester, IL 60154

Phone:(708) 345-5808

Fax: (708) 345-5838

 

Elizabeth Gorman

Main Office

118 N. Clark Street

Room 567

Chicago, IL 60602

phone: (312) 603-4215

fax: (312) 603-2014

 

District Office (North)

711 Chelmsford Lane

Suite A

Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

phone: (847) 871-1717

fax: 847-640-2058
email: eadgorman@cookcountygov.com  
 

Please spread the word to your family, friends, and fellow gun owners that our Right to Keep and Bear Arms is under attack in Illinois!

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