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Posted on: June 22, 2017

Illinois State Crime Commission Names Nerheim State's Attorney of the Year for the Second Time

Lake County State's Attorney Michael G. Nerheim was named the 2017 State's Attorney of the Year for the second time. Nerheim cofounded the Lake County Opioid Initiative, which has launched programs that have significantly impacted the community.

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

IDOT To Shut Down Road Construction Projects

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) will be sending notice to their contractors to stop all construction and prepare to make construction work zones safe for a possible “long-term” shut down by June 30. This road construct...

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Posted on: June 14, 2017

Assessment Notices are Being Mailed

What is A Property Assessment?It may help to think of the property tax process like a pie. Taxing bodies, including school districts, villages and the county (and many other taxing districts) determine how much they need to collect in taxes. That determin...

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Posted on: June 13, 2017

Audit Another Indicator of County’s Sound Fiscal Management

The county board has a strong track record of practicing fiscal responsibility. Lake County consistently has a balanced budget, and for 20 years, it has maintained Triple A credit rating from both Standard and Poor’sand Moody’s &nd...

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Posted on: June 13, 2017

Misdemeanor Alternative Prosecution Program Launched

First-time, non-violent offenders now can keep a conviction from being permanently entered on their record by participating in the Misdemeanor Alternative Prosecution Program.

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Posted on: June 13, 2017

Solicitor Registration and Credentials

Each solicitor must:

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