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Posted on: March 20, 2023

Lake County Board Supports Route 53 Land Expansion Alternative Use Task Force Proposal

Lake County supports the recommendation to transfer land from the Illinois Department of Transportation to the Illinois Department of Natural Resources and form a working group to determine how the land will be used and with potential funding options.

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Posted on: March 13, 2023

County Continues to Study Community Needs at ARPA Two-Year Anniversary

Lake County continues work to allocate nearly $136 million in federal funds to support residents, communities, businesses and governmental services following the pandemic as the nation observes the two-year anniversary of the American Rescue Plan Act.

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Posted on: March 13, 2023

Lake County Rental Assistance Program Application Period is Now Open

Lake County renters who faced financial hardship from the COVID-19 pandemic may apply for the Lake County Rental Assistance Program, which provides financial assistance to individuals to help pay rent. The application period is from March 13 - April 14.

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Posted on: March 8, 2023

Free Webinar - Contracting and Subcontracting with Lake County is as Easy as 1, 2, 3

Lake County is celebrating National Procurement Month to increase awareness of contracting and subcontracting opportunities with Lake County. Vendors and businesses are invited to learn about the three-step process to work with Lake County.

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Posted on: March 2, 2023

Lake County To Eliminate One Million Single-Use Plastics from Its Operations

Approximately one million single-use plastics will be eliminated from Lake County government operations this year as part of a new policy promoting sustainability and supporting the environment.

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Posted on: February 22, 2023

Are You Aware of the Federal Affordable Connectivity Program?

The Affordable Connectivity Program is an FCC program that helps connect families and households struggling to afford internet service. This benefit provides a discount of up to $30 per month toward broadband service for eligible households.

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