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Posted on: July 6, 2017

Board of Review Hearing Schedules

View the Board of Review calendar of hearings here.

Chief County Assessment News
Posted on: January 9, 2017

Property Tax Relief

There are multiple homestead exemptions available to homeowners which include Seniors, Veterans and Disabled Persons. Find out more information on our Tax Relief page!

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Chief County Assessment News

Posted on: October 4, 2017

Request for Qualifications (RFQ) - Fair Housing Program

The Community Development team of the Lake County Planning, Building and Development Dept. is seeking statements of interest and qualifications from organizations to administer a Fair Housing Program for program years 2018 - 2019 (5-01-18 thru 4-30-20)...

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Posted on: October 19, 2017

Observancia del Día de los Veteranos - 10 de Nov. del 2017

El departamento del Registro Civil estará abierto de 8:30 a.m. a 5 p.m.
Los departamentos de Excención de Impuestos y Elecciones estarán cerrados.

County Clerk - Español
Posted on: August 2, 2017

Candidatos prospectivos del 2018

PREPARACIONES PARA LAS ELECCIONES DEL 2018

Las fechas listadas a continuación están en cumplimiento con lo dispuesto en el Código Electoral de Illinois con respecto a candidatos de partidos políticos establecido...

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Paquetes de petición County Clerk - Español

Posted on: August 1, 2017

Prospective Candidates for 2018

Election Ahead - Candidate Filing

2018 ELECTION PREPARATION  

The dates listed below are in compliance with the Illinois Election Code for established political party candidates wishing to appear on the March 2018 ballot.

August 28, 2017

Courtesy Nominating Petition Packets and Sign...

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Petition Packets County Clerk News
Posted on: October 19, 2017

Veterans Day Observance on November 10

The Vital Records Department will be open 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Tax Extension, Voter Registration, and Election Departments will be closed.

County Clerk News

Posted on: October 19, 2017

SBA Announces Grace Period to Apply for Low-Interest, Physical Property Damage Loans

Property owners impacted by the July 2017 flood may be eligible for low-interest loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration. The filing deadline for physical property damage loans is now Nov. 1, 2017. Learn more by visiting our Flood web page.

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

Veterans Invited to Join Next Veterans History Project

Veterans are invited to share their stories of wartime experiences on Nov. 10 at the Lake County Courthouse. The interviews will be recorded and transcribed by official court reporters and then archived at the Library of Congress.

Additional Info... County Homepage News
Posted on: October 11, 2017

Lake County Board Approves Sustainability Contract

Recently, the Lake County Board approved a contract with a professional consulting firm that provides expertise in sustainability that will help advance specific tasks over the next year. They include grant opportunities, energy audits for selected County...

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County Homepage News
Posted on: October 11, 2017

Board to Consider 2018 Proposed Budget

The proposed budget continues to maintain our core services and invests in both our physical and technological infrastructure. Lake County remains fiscally stable primarily due to the county board’s focus on strategic, data-driven decision-makin...

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County Homepage News
Posted on: October 20, 2017

Upcoming Lake County Vehicle and Equipment Auction

Police cars, vans, trailers, and other surplus equipment from municipalities and government agencies will be at the Lake County Vehicle and Equipment Auction on Oct. 28 at 9 a.m. at the Lake County Fairgrounds, 1060 E. Peterson Rd., Grayslake.

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Posted on: October 18, 2017

Lake County GIS Day

Whether you are an expert, occasional user, or are interested in understanding how you can utilize GIS in your operations, see how Lake County government is leveraging the latest GIS technology to be more transparent, efficient, and save money.

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Additional Info... GIS News

Posted on: October 10, 2017

Youth Mental Health First Aid training available

The Lake County Health Department is offering Youth Mental Health First Aid training to the public. Youth Mental Health First Aid is an education program designed to provide individuals with the knowledge and skills to identify and support adolescents (12...

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Health Department News

Posted on: October 2, 2017

Customer satisfaction survey

Have you visited the Job Center recently? We want to hear about your experience!

answer 5 survey questions about your recent visit Job Center News
Posted on: July 28, 2017

Attention community service agencies!

Print and fill out a referral form with your customer.  Identify event at workshop times by visiting our calendar at www.lakecountyjobcenter.com.  A Job Center staff member will sign the form when the designated service has been complete...

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Additional Info... Job Center News
Posted on: January 29, 2016

High Priority Occupation List

Individual training grants issued to qualified job seekers through the Lake County Workforce Development Dept. must be a program that leads to a high priority occupation.

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Posted on: March 1, 2016

Information about unemployment insurance

The Illinois Department of Employment Security handles unemployment claims electronically. Visit the IDES website at www.ides.illinois.gov or call 800-244-5631 with unemployment questions. Job seekers can access employment and training services at the Lak...

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Additional Info... Job Center News

Posted on: October 5, 2017

Attention! Change in Hours for Bill Payment at Lake County Public Works.

Beginning October 9, 2017, the hours of operation for receiving walk-in customer support at the Lake County Public Works bill payment counter will be 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. This change is in conjunction with changes at the other public counters on the Libertyvi...

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Public Works News

Posted on: October 21, 2017

Rockford Man Wanted for Fleeing, Weapons, and Drug Offenses Apprehended

Carmody

On October 18, 2017, members of the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Team and U.S. Marshals Service - Great Lakes Regional Fugitive Task Force (USMS-GLRFTF) apprehended Jordan P. Carmody, 23, of the 2500 block of North Rockton Avenue, Rockf...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 21, 2017

Unincorporated Grayslake Homicide Investigation

On October 21, 2017, at approximately 1:36AM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to the 33300 block of Lone Rock Road, unincorporated Grayslake, for a report of shots fired.  Sheriff’s Deputies arrived and found a ...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 20, 2017

Lake County Sheriff’s Office Initiates Veteran Ambassador Program

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To better address first-response to veteran homelessness and veterans in-need and in-crisis, Sheriff Mark Curran partnered with the Lake County Veteran’s Assistance Commission, the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center, PADS Lake Co...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 19, 2017

Correctional Officers Praised at Basic Corrections Training

Jail Graduates2

Waukegan, IL - On Friday, October 13, six Lake County Sheriff's Correctional Officers graduated from the University of Illinois' Police Training Institute Basic Corrections Training Academy. Graduates included Officers Jason Hicks, Andrew Montemayor, Robe...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 19, 2017

Sheriff Curran Announces 2017 Halloween Traffic Enforcement Campaign

Drive Sober

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is conducting extra traffic enforcement beginning Friday, October 27 through Wednesday, November 1. The traffic enforcement campaign includes the Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over, Click It Or Ticket and Arrive Alive initiati...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 17, 2017

Laughter Yoga USA Visit the Lake County Jail

On October 9, 2017, Lake County Sheriff Mark Curran invited Laughter Yoga USA into the Lake County Jail for a one-hour ‘Laughter Yoga’ session with jail inmates.  ‘Laughter Yoga’ is described as helping in ...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 13, 2017

Wanted Sex Offender/Documented Street Gang Member Apprehended by Warrants Team

Pennell

On October 11, 2017, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Team, in conjunction with the U.S. Marshals Service – Great Lakes Regional Fugitive Task Force (USMS-GLRFTF), apprehended Tracy W. Pennell, 47, (does not have a permanent a...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 12, 2017

Two Charged Following AT&T Store Armed Robbery

Electronics Recovered

On October 11, 2017 at approximately 10:30AM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to the Deer Park AT&T Store (21690 W Long Grove Road, Deer Park), for an armed robbery.Witnesses reported during the robbery, two subjects wearing s...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 12, 2017

Fatal Traffic Crash in Newport Township

On October 12, 2017 at approximately 5:10AM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the area of Russell Road and Park Lane, in Newport Township, for a traffic crash with injuries.  Sheriff’s Deputies arrived and located a...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 12, 2017

Sheriff’s Warrants Team Apprehend Man Wanted for Armed Robbery

Scott

On October 10, 2017, members of the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Team and U.S. Marshals Service - Great Lakes Regional Fugitive Task Force (USMS-GLRFTF) apprehended Michael L. Scott, 25, of the 2400 block of Jackson Street, Waukegan. &a...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 11, 2017

Chicago Man Apprehended Following Bank Robbery

Vasquez

On October 10, 2017 at approximately 3:12PM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the Associated Bank at 34354 North Route 45, Third Lake, for a bank robbery.  Following the robbery, the offender, Alan H. Vasquez, 46, of the 3200...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 8, 2017

K-9 Team Locates Ingleside Man who Fled after Committing a Domestic Battery

Jurkowski

On October 7, 2017, at approximately 3:15AM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a residence in the 34700 block of North Oden Avenue, Ingleside, for a report of a domestic battery.  When Sheriff’s Deputies arrived, the...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 8, 2017

Woman Seriously Injured by Firework Explosion

Kennedy

On October 7, 2017, at approximately 7:07PM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to a residence in the 21800 block of W. North Avenue, Antioch Township, for a report of a person injured by a firework.  When Sheriff’...

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Sheriff's Office News

Posted on: September 12, 2017

It's Time to Adopt the Lake County All Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan!

The Lake County All Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan (ANHMP) has been conditionally approved by the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). This is a conditional approval because it requires the Count...

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Stormwater Management Commission News

Posted on: June 12, 2017

Bike Lake County

Does cooler autumn weather make you want to get out and enjoy Lake County on your bike? Find bike safety tips and connect to other resources, plus check out the mobile-friendly Bike Lake County app!

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

LCDOT Contributes to a Sustainable Lake County

Learn about current sustainable practices at LCDOT and what you can do to contribute to a sustainable transportation system in Lake County.

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