1. Lake County Distributes More Than $16 Million to Small Businesses Impacted By COVID-19

    The Lake County Board announced today that checks totaling more than $16 million have been distributed to 1,195 Lake County small businesses that applied for and were awarded grants to help offset revenue losses due to COVID-19. Additional Info...
  2. Mobile COVID-19 Testing Offered in Lake County

    The Health Department is announcing that free Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) testing is coming to Grayslake and Fox Lake over the coming weeks. The mobile testing unit will be managed by the Illinois Department of Public Health. Additional Info...
  3. Health Department Urges Staying Home as COVID-19 Infections Quadruple

    The Lake County Health Department is urging the public to avoid social gatherings and stay home as much as possible to slow the rapid resurgence of COVID-19. Additional Info...
  4. For Second Consecutive Year, Lake County Board Adopts Budget With No Increase in Tax Levy

    At its Nov. 10 meeting, the Lake County Board approved a balanced budget for Fiscal Year (FY) 2021, which for the second year in a row does not raise the total tax levy. Additional Info...
  5. Answer the Call to Slow the Spread of COVID-19

    When a COVID-19 case is reported to the Health Department, staff attempt to reach the infected person within 24 hours to gather information, provide guidance, and offer support while the person isolates and recovers. Read on...
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COVID-19 Information

As of December 2:
Total Lake County cases: 36,888
Total Lake County deaths: 626
Total Illinois cases: 748,603
Total Illinois deaths: 12,639

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