1. Choose To Recycle First. Recycle Right

    It’s Earth Month, a great time to educate ourselves on ways to protect our environment. One way is by recycling! View Lake County’s Recycling Guidelines to make sure you keep the right things in and the wrong things out of your recycling bin. View recycling guidelines...
  2. Public Meeting May 1: Bike Path Wayfinding and Signage Study

    The Lake County Division of Transportation (LCDOT) is seeking public input as it conducts a wayfinding and signage study to make it easier for users to find their location on the trails and help them travel to connecting destinations. Additional Info...
  3. Ethylene Oxide Air Monitoring Plans Defined

    The Village of Gurnee, City of Waukegan, and Lake County Health Department officials have completed preliminary plans for outdoor air quality monitoring for ethylene oxide near Vantage Specialty Chemicals in Gurnee and Medline Industries in Waukegan. Additional Info...
  4. Senior Citizen’s Assessment Freeze Outreach Sessions

    Seniors are invited to attend an outreach session to receive assistance filling out the 2019 Senior Citizen Assessment Freeze Application for taxes payable in 2020 as well as assistance on other homestead exemptions available. Read on...
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What You Should Throw in and Keep Out of Your Recycling Bin

A recent audit showed that one in four items placed in recycling bins are not recyclable. To help reduce contamination, a statewide task force created new local recycling guidelines. As not everything can go in recycling containers, these guidelines help determine what you should and shouldn’t recycle curbside. Watch this video to see how easy recycling is if you do it right.