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DuPage County awarded for consolidation efforts

Published: Sunday, July 6, 2014 9:00 a.m. CDT • Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 9:50 p.m. CDT

DuPage County Board Chairman Dan Cronin (left) accepts an Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties presented by board member and association Transportation Committee Chairman Jim Healy for the county's Accountability, Consolidation and Transparency Initiative to streamline local government at a board meeting June 24.

Nationally, awards are given in 21 categories, including children and youth, criminal justice, county administration, environmental protection and information technology.

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