All Lake County offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 18 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. MLK Day is the only federal holiday designated as a national day of service to encourage all Americans to volunteer to improve their communities. Read on...
NIPHC, whose local public health agencies serve over nine million residents, or more than two-thirds of the State of Illinois’ population, acknowledge and support the effort by Governor Pritzker to expand access to the COVID-19 vaccine. Additional Info...
Lake County Board Chair Sandy Hart hosted a virtual town hall meeting with LCHD Executive Director Mark Pfister and Medical Epidemiologist Dr. Sana Ahmed to answer questions about the COVID-19 vaccine, including the timeline, vaccine safety and more. View the recording
The Lake County Division of Transportation (LCDOT) is now accepting applications for enrollment in the Lake County Adopt A Highway program. Volunteers adopt a section of a county highway, and commit to cleaning the roadside twice a year. Additional Info...
There has been incredible interest expressed in receiving the COVID-19 vaccine from those who live and work in Lake County. The Lake County AllVax Portal has now exceeded 175,000 registrants, or the equivalence of 25% of Lake County’s population. Additional Info...
As of January 15:
Total Lake County cases: 49,343
Total Lake County deaths: 808
Total Illinois cases: 1,059,324
Total Illinois deaths: 18,049