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Posted on: May 24, 2019

Lake County Offices Closed May 27

Lake County government offices are closed Monday, May 27 in observance of Memorial Day. We wish everyone a safe and enjoyable weekend as we remember the fallen heroes of our nation.

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

Ethylene Oxide Update

The Village of Gurnee, City of Waukegan, and Lake County have signed an intergovernmental agreement to conduct ethylene oxide (EtO) ambient air sampling near Vantage Specialty Chemicals in Gurnee and Medline Industries in Waukegan.

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Lake County Sets New Flood Stage Record in 2018

The county has been experiencing more frequent and stronger rainfall events. In 2018, Lake County went above flood stage during six separate events, which is triple the average number of flood events that went above flood stage over the last 10 years.

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Crisis Care and Mental Health Services

We are committed to helping residents maintain their health and well-being. View the variety of support services available to those experiencing problems related to emotional and mental illness or drug and alcohol addiction.

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

Avoid Ticks and Lyme Disease

It’s the time of year to take precautions against ticks, which can carry diseases such as Lyme disease. In 2018, over 35 percent of deer ticks submitted for testing by the Health Department carried the bacteria that causes Lyme disease.

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Protect Your Home with Property Check

Property Check is a free, easy-to-use, 24/7 online service that alerts subscribers, via email and/or text message, whenever a document is recorded against their name and/or property. The sign-up process only takes a few minutes.

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