1. What You Should Throw In and Keep Out of Your Recycling Bin

    Curbside recycling keeps so much out of our landfills, BUT did you know there are items that you should not put in your recycling bin such as plastic bags and Styrofoam containers? Watch this video, and get an inside look at the recycling process. Watch video...
  2. Lake County Is Hiring

    Lake County is currently hiring for a variety of positions, including nurses, counselors, maintenance workers, and court security officers View job openings...
  3. Save on Prescriptions, Health and Dental Care

    Lake County participates in the National Association of Counties Live Healthy Prescription, Health and Dental Discount program. Find out more, as this program may help you better manage the cost of prescription medications and health and dental services. Additional Info...
  4. Get Assistance With Evaluating Your Property Assessment

    Individuals can get free one-on-one assistance with evaluating your assessment at an upcoming tax assessment help center. Read on...
View All

Featured Story 

Ribbon Cutting

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Celebrates Completion of New Lake County Court Tower 


Nineteenth Judicial Circuit Chief Judge Jay Ukena, Lake County Board Chairman Aaron Lawlor, along with judges, county board members, elected officials, justice partners and others gathered today for the ribbon-cutting of the new Court Tower in downtown Waukegan. The ceremony also included the dedication of the Audrey H. Nixon Pedestrian Bridge.

The new eight-story, 200,000 sq. foot court tower houses 12 new courtrooms, jury assembly space, various administrative services and room for six future courtrooms. The tower construction began in June 2016 and will open to the public July 30, 2018. Find out more