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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Tax Assessment Help Centers

Understand Your Property Assessment

To help taxpayers evaluate their property assessment notice, the Chief County Assessment Office is hosting tax assessment help center sessions.  Here, property owners can talk one-on-one with taxpayer advocates ...

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Chief County Assessment News
Posted on: February 5, 2018

Property Tax Relief

There are homestead exemptions for Seniors, Veterans, and Disabled Persons, and a General Homestead Exemption that most owner occupied residences can receive. For eligibility requirements and forms please visit our Tax Relief page. 

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

Los paquetes de petición para candidatura del 2020 están disponibles

Los candidatos pertenecientes a los partidos políticos establecidos que deseen aparecer en la boleta del Condado de Lake para las elecciones primarias generales del 17 de marzo del 2020 actualmente pueden descargar los paquetes de peticiones.

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Posted on: June 27, 2019

Nuestra reclutadora canina, Liberty, ¡Está ofreciendo una recompensa!

Liberty has a reward

Ella le pagará para asistir a los votantes en los sitios de votación durante las elecciones del 2020.

  • El pago que recibirá depende de la posición que se le asignará para el día de las elecciones.
  • Existen oportunidades para servir dentro y fuera de los sitio...
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Posted on: May 1, 2019

Nuevo sitio web ofrece información accesible y transparente relativa a impuestos prediales

El Condado de Lake ha creado un nuevo sitio web gratuito y fácil de usar, tax.lakecountyil.gov. Este sitio ofrece una base de datos centralizada, en línea, de registros de propiedades del condado. El sitio web fue un plan de varios a...

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

2020 Candidate Petition Packets Available

Established political party candidates who wish to appear on Lake County's March 17, 2020 General Primary ballot may now download petition packets.

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Posted on: June 20, 2019

Liberty, our canine recruiter, is offering a reward!

Liberty has a reward

She will pay you to serve voters in the 2020 Election Day voting sites.

  • Pay is based on Election Day assignment.
  • Jobs available in and outside the voting sites.
  • Only Lake County registered voters may apply.
  • English/Spanish speaking applicants encouraged.
  • Requi...
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Posted on: May 1, 2019

New, Free Website Makes Property Tax Information More Accessible and Transparent

Lake County has launched a new website, tax.lakecountyil.gov, that is a free and easy-to-use searchable property records database centralizing all county property information into one online resource. The website was a multi-year plan and the result of th...

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Posted on: October 3, 2019

Lake County Announces 2020 Complete Count Committee

Census population data determines the distribution of federal and state grants to county and local governments. To ensure an accurate 2020 census count of Lake County residents, the Lake County Board recently created a 2020 Complete Count Committee to pro...

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Posted on: October 3, 2019

2020 Election Workers Needed

The Lake County Clerk's Office is seeking election workers for the March and November 2020 elections. The required training is free and begins in November.

  • Pay is based on Election Day assignment.
  • Jobs available in and outside the voting sites.
  • Only Lake Cou...
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Posted on: September 25, 2019

Understand Your Property Assessment

Property owners will be receiving their property assessment notices over the next few weeks. It's important for taxpayers to read, understand and check this notice for accuracy as it contains important information about their property.

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

Fall Hydrant Flushing Has Begun

Lake County Public Works will conduct its semi-annual water hydrant flushing program beginning Sept. 23, 2019, depending on weather conditions.

Hydrant flushing will be performed daily, Monday through Friday, between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m., per the hydrant flus...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Severe Respiratory Illness Vaping Investigation

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is working with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), public health and clinical partners to investigate a multistate outbreak of lung injury associated with use of e-cigarettes, also known as vaping ...

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Health Department News
Posted on: August 27, 2019

Ethylene Oxide in Lake County, Illinois

State Senator Melinda Bush will host a Multi-Agency Informational Town Hall on Ethylene Oxide on Wednesday, October 2, 6:30-8:00 p.m. at the College of Lake County, Auditorium A011, 19351 W Washington St., Grayslake. The Illinois Environmental Protection ...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Outbreak of Lung Illness Associated with Using E-cigarette Products

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), state and local health departments, and other clinical and public health partners are investigating a multistate outbreak of severe pulmonary disease associated...

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Customer Satisfaction Survey for the Job Center of Lake County

Did you visit the Job Center recently? Tell us about your visit! We are conducting a customer satisfaction survey this month. We appreciate your feedback!

Take the survey Job Center News
Posted on: January 14, 2019

Attention community service agencies!

Use the Job Center Referral Form to effectively connect your customers with Job Center resources!

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

Read about the Summer Youth Employment Program 2019!

The 2019 Lake County Summer Youth Employment Program wrapped up another exciting summer as more than 215 youth gained meaningful work experience while earning a paycheck. Funded by the Lake County Board, the program offers youth a paid, part-time work exp...

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Job Center News
Posted on: April 5, 2019

New website promotes career pathways for Lake County

Visit the new Lake County Careers website to discover careers pathways, industry information, and career-focused programming.  The website is designed both for youth and adults who are researching career options.  Lake County Careers is ...

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Posted on: July 16, 2019

Take the Cross Connection Control Survey

As a public water supplier, we are required by the State of Illinois to maintain an active cross connection control program to protect the safety of our water consumers. A cross connection is an actual or potential connection between a public water supply...

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Public Works News
Posted on: September 9, 2019

Fall 2019 Hydrant Flushing

The process will be performed daily, Monday through Friday, between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., per the hydrant flushing schedule, and will continue until all water mains through our water systems have been flushed.

The anticipated completion date is October ...

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Fall 2019 Hydrant Flushing Schedule Public Works News

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Posted on: October 13, 2019

Ingleside Traffic Crash with Critical Injuries

On October 12, 2019, at approximately 1:10PM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to a vehicle versus motorcycle traffic crash with injuries at Rollins Road and Wilson Road in Ingleside.  Sheriff’s Deputies arrived ...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 12, 2019

Ingleside Traffic Crash with Critical Injuries

On October 12, 2019, at approximately 1:10PM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to a vehicle versus motorcycle traffic crash with injuries at Rollins Road and Wilson Road in Ingleside.  Sheriff’s Deputies arrived ...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Fatal Fremont Township Crash

On October 11, 2019, at approximately 9:15AM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to a traffic crash in the area of Route 60 and Blackhawk Trail, Fremont Township.  Sheriff’s Deputies arrived and located a 2014 Dodg...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 8, 2019

Sheriff’s Office Conducts Alcohol Compliance Checks

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office conducts alcohol compliance checks at Lake County liquor selling establishments.  The compliance checks are designed to ensure businesses vending alcohol are not selling to anyone under the age of 21. &a...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Wanted Man Apprehended After Threatening to Jump from Balcony in Vernon Hills, Found with Rifle

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On October 7, 2019, 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 Francisco J. Pina, 18, of the 300 block of Longwood ...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 3, 2019

Update: Driver Charged Following Beach Park Crash Investigation

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Following a thorough investigation, Lake County Sheriff’s Traffic Crash Investigators determined Gabriel Flores, 21, of the 3500 block of Howard Avenue, Park City, was distracted by an electronic device when he crossed the double-yellow center m...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 3, 2019

Special Investigations Group Records Successful Three-Quarters of the Year

The Lake County Sheriff’s Special Investigations Group (formerly known as the Sheriff’s Gang Task Force) recorded a successful first three-quarters in 2019, seizing over $1,000,000.00 worth of illegal drugs.  This compares to ...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 2, 2019

Sheriff John Idleburg Receives Hispanic Heritage Award

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On October 1, 2019, Sheriff John Idleburg received the Hispanic Heritage Award from the League of United Latin American Citizens, during a meeting celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month.  

Sheriff Idleburg received the honor for his leadership in pro...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 2, 2019

Gages Lake Vehicle Versus Pedestrian Traffic Crash

On October 2, 2019, at approximately 6:20AM, Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to West Gages Lake Road and Almond Road, Gages Lake, for a car versus pedestrian traffic crash with injuries.  Sheriff’s Deputies arri...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: October 1, 2019

UPDATE: Beach Park Car Versus Home Crash Investigation - Driver Charged with DUI

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Following a thorough investigation, on September 20, 2019, Lake County Sheriff’s Crash Investigators met with the Lake County State’s Attorney’s Office to review the facts of this crash.  Crash Investigators obtained...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: September 30, 2019

Missing Endangered Round Lake Area Man

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The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing endangered man.  

Nicholas ‘Nick’ Wu, 26, was last seen on September 29, 2019, at approximately 5:00PM, leaving his h...

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Sheriff's Office News
Posted on: September 25, 2019

Lake County Sheriff’s Office and Stand Strong Coalition Collaborate to Reduce Underage Drinking

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The Lake County Sheriff’s Office and Stand Strong Coalition are proud to announce a new initiative to assist in curbing of parties where underage drinking and drug use is taking place.  

Stand Strong Coalition purchased a four-year membe...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Submit Nominations for the 2019 Stormwater Awards

The Lake County Stormwater Management Commission is now accepting nominations for the 2019 Stormwater Awards. The program recognizes organizations, communities, groups and individuals for their projects and other proactive and innovative efforts to improv...

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Posted on: September 23, 2019

Grandwood Park Community and Partners Celebrate Grandwood Park Lake Dam Grand Reopening

The Grandwood Park Lake Dam was experiencing constant flooding and was in danger of collapse. Through the collaboration between Grandwood Park, the Grandwood Park Park District, Lake County Stormwater Management Commission and other partners, the dam was ...

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Posted on: April 17, 2019

Upper Des Plaines River Engineering Impact Analysis

In June 2018, the Lake County Stormwater Management Commission (SMC) entered into a contract with Christopher B. Burke Engineering, Ltd. to study the Upper Des Plaines River Watershed (DPRW) within Wisconsin and the potential impacts in Wisconsin and Illi...

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Stormwater Management Commission News

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Posted on: July 25, 2019

Lake County's 2019-2024 Highway Improvement Program

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Lake County’s 2019-2024 Proposed Highway Improvement Program is now available. We invite you to review the plan to learn more about how the program is created, and to see which projects are currently funded in the next five years.

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

14th Street at Dugdale Street to Close for Roundabout Construction

The Lake County Division of Transportation (LCDOT) will be closing 14th Street at Dugdale Street beginning Monday, August 5 at 5 a.m. The closure will last approximately 90 days while the existing four-way stop intersection is converted to a roundabout. &...

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Online and Telephone Payment Deadlines

Attention homeowners!  The deadline for online and voice response (telephone) payments are as follows:

Mobile Homes: October 22nd by 11:59 p.m.

Real Property:  October 28th by 11:59 p.m.

For payment options after these dates, please contact...

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Treasurer's Office News
Posted on: September 4, 2019

Per the Chief County Assessor's Office

Per the Chief County Assessor's Office:

You can view tentative mail dates of the blue assessment notices using the link below:

https://www.lakecountyil.gov/527/Filing-Deadlines-and-Decision-Mailed-Dat

This website will be updated as information becomes avail...

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