The Chicago Transit Authority ("CTA") operates the nation's second largest public transportation system. On an average weekday 1.8 million rides are taken on CTA. The CTA is a regional transit system that serves 40 suburbs and over 9,000 employees, in addition to the City of Chicago, and provides 81 percent of the public transit trips in the six-county Chicago Metropolitan-area region either with direct service or connecting service to Metra Suburban Rail and Pace Bus.
Cook County government provides vital services for 5.2 million residents of northeastern Illinois, including Cook County and surrounding suburbs. Geographically Cook County covers 946 square miles and is composed of 128 municipalities and over 20,000 employees. Public services provided include health care, public safety, property recording and taxation, economic development, finance and administration.
Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and multi industrial leader serving a wide range of customers in more than 150 countries. Johnson Controls creates intelligent buildings, efficient energy solutions, integrated infrastructure and next generation transportation systems that work seamlessly together to deliver on the promise of smart cities and communities. At its core, that promise is about delivering innovation that make people’s lives – and the world – better.
BMO Harris Bank, N.A. is a United States bank based in Chicago, Illinois. It is a member of the Federal Reserve System and operates branches in the states of Illinois, Indiana, Arizona, Missouri, Minnesota, Kansas, Florida, and Wisconsin. BMO Harris Bank has over 600 branches and 1,300 ATMs and employs 14,500 staff in the United States.
The bank is a subsidiary of the Canadian multinational Bank of Montreal, commonly known as "BMO",which owns BMO Harris Bank through the holding company BMO Financial Corporation.