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Cook-Illinois 2016 S.I.P.E. AWARDS

February 3rd, 2017|News|

Congratulations to the winners of the Cook-Illinois 2016 S.I.P.E. AWARDS! It was a wonderful evening of trophies, delicious food, drinks and conversation.

School buses in Orland hit road with cleaner fuel…

November 14th, 2016|News|

Click here to read the full story: http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/daily-southtown/news/ct-sta-orland-propane-buses-st-1111-20161111-story.html

Employee Spotlight Series: An interview with Clorestine Murray by Mary Sosa, Cook-Illinois Corporation

November 3rd, 2016|News|

I had the unique pleasure today of interviewing Mrs. Clorestine Murray, age 74, who is our newly hired bus driver.  Clorestine drives for our Paige Bus Enterprises, located in Riverdale, IL.   Q:  Why did you want to become a school bus driver? A:  Actually I hadn’t thought of it.  One day while driving by [...]

Cook-Illinois Annual Wellness Walk

October 18th, 2016|News|

Cook-Illinois Corporation hosted its annual Wellness Walk this past Saturday, October 15th. We incorporated our new wellness logo-“Bus-A-Move” created by HR director Steve Miller. My goal for the walk this year was to promote health and wellness for our employees, and also show them that we appreciate all of their hard work throughout the year. [...]

EARTH DAY 2016 CELEBRATION at the Bartlett Park District and Cook-Illinois Corporation

April 26th, 2016|News|

The Earth Day Family Celebration was in full swing! A big thank you to Kathie Tomazin, the Nature Center Program Director for our annual invitation. With 500 visitors in attendance, it was a wonderful opportunity to explore the Cook-Illinois Clean Air Bus! The 'Clean Air Bus' was on display as a traveling learning center and [...]