1. Learn How The RTA Works to Create Accessible, Livable Communities

    Our regional transit system is the second largest in the country by passenger miles traveled (only behind New York). The Regional Transportation is responsible for planning and funding regional transit, which includes CTA, PACE and Metra. Read on...
  2. Get Answers to your Property Tax Assessment Questions

    Assessment notices have begun to be sent out and will continue to be sent to property owners through August. Find out where you can go for help understanding your property tax assessment. Read on...
  3. Several Local Farmers Markets Are Open! Find One Near You

    What are the top reasons to go to your local farmers market? Watch this video as residents and shoppers share their reasons. Read on...
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  1. Dirty Jobs: Pharmaceuticals Collection Program

    In an effort to help address the serious and growing drug addiction problem in our communities, Lake County, SWALCO, and local law enforcement have partnered on a program that allows people to drop off controlled substances at local police departments. These drugs often include opioids, such as heroin, morphine, and prescription pain relievers. Watch our latest Dirty Jobs episode as Lake County Board Chairman Aaron Lawlor participates in the delivery, sorting and disposal process.