1. Fight the Bite! Protect Yourself Against Mosquitoes

    "Fight the Bite” this summer and protect yourself and your family from West Nile virus. The Lake County Health Department says to follow the 4 Ds of Defense to help prevent mosquitoes from breeding and to protect yourself from bites. Additional Info...
  2. Lake County Board and SMC Unanimously Oppose Weakening Pollution Standards for Foxconn Deal

    The Lake County Board voted unanimously Tuesday to oppose federal and State of Wisconsin decisions to reduce air pollution standards in five southeastern Wisconsin counties where Taiwan-based Foxconn plans to manufacture flat-screen displays. Additional info...
  3. Pace Chairman Unanimously Reappointed to Four-year Term

    Richard Kwasneski has been reappointed to serve as chairman of the Pace Board of Directors. The chairman received unanimous support from the county board chairs from Lake, McHenry, Kane, DuPage and Will counties who are charged with the selection process. Read on...
  4. Discover Your Local Farmers Market

    Shop for fresh fruits, vegetables, baked treats and more while supporting local businesses at one of Lake County’s farmers markets. Use our Farmers Market Finder...
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Plan your Next Adventure in Lake County


Summer is around the corner, and there is so much to do right here in Lake County. In this video, get a sneak peek inside the new Great Wolf Lodge in Gurnee and find out all of the “Must-Do’s” in Lake County this summer. Also, learn how tourism is big business with more than 10,000 tourism-related jobs and adding more than $1 billion to our local economy annually. Watch now.