Parking and Directions

Lake County's main courthouse and administrative complex, as well as the jail are located in downtown Waukegan. The main Health Department building is in Waukegan and there are health clinics across the county. We also have a government campus in Libertyville and branch courts across the county. Visit our Facilities Directory to search facilities and view them on a map.

Downtown Waukegan Facilities

Lake County Courthouse and Administrative Complex (see information about security screening)
18 North County Street
Waukegan, IL 60085

Robert H. Babcox Justice Center
Pretrial Services
20 South County Street
Waukegan, IL 60085

Lake County Arbitration Center
415 Washington Street
Waukegan, IL 60085

Adult Probation and Psychological Services
215 West Water Street
Waukegan, IL 60085

There are several parking options available to visitors, including one county parking garage, three city parking garages, and metered parking.

Courthouse Parking

The parking garage (in teal) is located at 18 N County Street, one block north of the courthouse.

Parking fees

 Time Parked
 First 2 hours
 Up to 3 hours
 Up to 4 hours
 Up to 5 hours
 Up to 6 hours
 Up to 7 hours
 Over 7 hours
*Lost ticket pays the maximum daily rate.

City of Waukegan Parking

There are three city parking locations (in red), located at:
  • A garage at 223 North County Street (directions), 2 blocks north of the courthouse
  • A lot at the corner of Washington and Sheridan, 3 blocks east of the courthouse
  • And another garage on Sheridan, 2 streets over from the courthouse
The parking fees for each are $1 per hour.

Health Department and Community Health Center

The main office is located at 3010 Grand Avenue in Waukegan (directions). Find a clinic location.

Libertyville Campus  

The facilities on the Libertyville Campus include: 
  • Public Works
  • Division of Transportation
  • Central Permit Facility (Planning Building and Development, Stormwater Management Commission, Health Department Environmental Services)
  • Emergency Operations Center/Sheriff's Office 911 Center

Downtown Waukegan Facilities Map

Lake County Map

Libertyville Facilities Map

Libertyville Campus