Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability
C.D. Davidsmeyer, Co-Chair
David Koehler, Co-Chair
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Tinley Park Mental Health Center


Department of Human Services Tinley Park Mental Health Center



The Department of Human Services proposes to close this facility.






Beginning September 5, 2008

Initial Public Notice to CGFA from the Agency:

September 5, 2008

Recommendation Requested by CGFA from the Agency:

 September 18, 2008

AFSCME Correspondence Received:

 October 14, 2008

Recommendation Received:

 November 3, 2008

Public Comment Period:

 as of December 9, 2008

Economic Impact Study:

 November 2008

Meeting Scheduled:

 December 11, 2008

December 11, 2008 Meeting Video:

 Part I

 Part II

Follow-Up Meeting Scheduled:

 January 12, 2009

Written Testimony and Public Letters:

 Oral and Written Testimony

 Public Comments as of March 23, 2009

Commission Motion and Vote:

 January 12, 2009

 April 28, 2009

DHS Responses to Commission Questions:

 January 9, 2009

Commission Letter to Governor Quinn:

 February 9, 2009

Commission Recommendation:

 May 14, 2009

Follow-Up Letters:

 November 17, 2009

Commission Review of Past Tinley Park Hearings:

 September 19, 2011

Status of Facility Closure Process:

The State submitted a new recommendation for closure plan on September 8, 2011.  See Tinley Park Mental Health Center under 2011 Proposed Closures.