1. Ethylene Oxide Air Monitoring Plans Defined

    The Village of Gurnee, City of Waukegan, and Lake County Health Department officials have completed preliminary plans for outdoor air quality monitoring for ethylene oxide near Vantage Specialty Chemicals in Gurnee and Medline Industries in Waukegan. Additional Info...
  2. Choose To Recycle First. Recycle Right

    It’s Earth Month, a great time to educate ourselves on ways to protect our environment. One way is by recycling! View Lake County’s Recycling Guidelines to make sure you keep the right things in and the wrong things out of your recycling bin. View recycling guidelines...
  3. Senior Citizen’s Assessment Freeze Outreach Sessions

    Seniors are invited to attend an outreach session to receive assistance filling out the 2019 Senior Citizen Assessment Freeze Application for taxes payable in 2020 as well as assistance on other homestead exemptions available. Read on...
  4. Spring Hydrant Flushing Underway

    Lake County Public Works routinely flushes their water mains through nearby fire hydrants in order to clean out sediments and maintain chlorine in the system for disinfection. Read on...
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Scott’s Law – A Traffic Law You MUST Know

In 2019, two Illinois State Troopers have been killed in crashes directly related to Scott’s Law violations. Scott’s Law requires all motorists to yield a full lane or, when unable to yield a full lane, reduce their speed upon approaching a vehicle with flashing lights. For everyone’s safety, if you see flashing lights, move over and slow down! Watch this video to learn more.