Lake County Public Works delivers high quality water and wastewater services to thousands of Lake County residents and businesses. Read on...
Lake County Public Works has begun a project to rehabilitate the Hawthorn Water Tower located on Hawthorn Parkway east of Butterfield Road in Vernon Hills. Read on...
One way Lake County Public Works ensures continues service and eliminates environmental impacts is by keeping our sanitary sewer pipes clean. Read on...
Public Works Shutoff Moratorium
As a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic, effective March 17, Lake County Public Works has suspended shutoffs for customers who are behind on their payments and will waive late payments until further notice. The above actions are consistent with the recommendations from the offices of IL Gov. Pritzker and Attorney General Raoul.
Register for Public Works Emergency Alerts
Lake County Public Works is now using the emergency alert system CodeRED. The new system will be used to alert customers of boil water orders, watermain breaks, service disruptions, upcoming project work, and community meetings. Sign up with your contact information - you can even receive text message and email alerts.