The Lake County Treasurer's Office is now finalizing all prepayments of 2017 real estate taxes. The rush to prepay real estate taxes in December led to a record year in Lake County as more than 20,000 taxpayers prepaid their real estate taxes in 2017. Additional Info...
Seasonal flu activity has increased sharply in recent weeks, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is reporting that influenza-like-illness is now widespread across most of the country, including Illinois. Additional Info...
As Lake County Facilities continues to modernize equipment at the County Jail, some areas within the jail will have the water shut off on January 18. This will last approximately six-hours and will have little to no impact on inmates or employees.
A Paratransit Market Study is underway in Lake County to evaluate transportation options for seniors, people with disabilities, and the public. Join the Lake County Division of Transportation for the second round of community meetings for the study. Read on...
Lake County a Leader in Government Reform
After six months of listening to testimony, reviewing background information and discussing government reform opportunities, the Lake County Commission on Government Reform and Accountability has concluded that Lake County government functions well, and it has the opportunity to be a state and national leader in establishing independent redistricting. Watch this video to learn more.