Community Voice

Share Your Ideas for a Better Lake County
Next year, the Lake County Board will update its strategic plan, which serves as a road map for our county government and influences how we prioritize and invest our resources.  Take a look at our strategic plan and read about the progress we're making

As we get ready to update our plan, we want to know what is important to you and your ideas to make our county even better. Please submit your thoughts and ideas through this “Community Voice” forum. Other residents can comment on your ideas and vote them up or down. Your input will be shared with the Lake County Board. If you would prefer to not participate in this forum, you can provide comments by emailing them to communications@lakecountyil.gov.

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What is your vision for Lake County?

Share your ideas on how to achieve your vision for the future. We envision Lake County as a leader in developing a thriving local economy, healthy natural environment, safe and livable communities, healthy residents, and innovative public services.

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  1. More outdoor trails and preserves

    Lots of Lake County residents help the LCFP, IDNR, Conserve Lake County, etc. Their volunteer work is an example for us all. Having the funding to expand their work is vital to the preservation of...
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    Oct 5, 2016 by Rob (30 points)

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  2. Business!

    First of all, lets take Newport Township as an example. There is plenty of space for business, however the area lacks sewer and water. There are hardly any taxing bodies in the area, putting a huge...
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    Oct 7, 2016 by LCResident (25 points)

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  3. we were promised 40 years ago that route 120 would be 4 lanes, also, route 45 and route 83, and also waitinged for route 53 to come north. Why did Rol

    my vision for lake county is to have roads that are 4 lane. why should be have to wait 3 miles back for a stop light at route 120, 45 or 83. we were promised these roads would be 4 lanes over 40...
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    Oct 4, 2016 by RUDOLPH A BASOVSKY (15 points)

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  4. Open leaf burning in residential neighborhoods

    My vision for Lake County is to not only have the most beautiful county, but the most healthy! Residential leaf burning releases the toxins from the leaves, that was absorbed by the trees in exchange...
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    Oct 5, 2016 by Eagle Scout Mom (15 points)

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