1. Lake County Among Select Group to Lead President Obama’s Data-Driven Justice Initiative

    Lake County is participating in a new, bipartisan national Data-Driven Justice Initiative, launched by President Obama today. Lake County is among 67 city, county, and state governments across the country that have been selected to join this initiative. Read on...
  2. Make Sure You Are Aware of Emergency Situations

    Each year people are seriously injured, or even killed because they ignore or do not hear severe weather warnings. Prepare yourself and your family for emergencies by knowing where to get immediate and reliable information when seconds count. Read on...
  3. IDOT To Shut Down Road Construction Projects

    The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) has sent notice to their contractors to stop all construction and prepare to make construction work zones safe for a possible “long term” shut down by June 30. Read on...
  4. 2016 Water Quality Reports

    Lake County Public Works is committed to providing safe water to our customers in accordance with the Safe Drinking Water Act. Read on...
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  1. Win Four Tickets to Six Flags Great America!

    Lake County's natural beauty, schools and businesses, family fun and things to do, strong economy and so much more make Lake County a great place to live, work and visit! Lake County is a host of several fun and exciting attractions, which include Six Flags Great America. You could win four tickets to Six Flags Great America by guessing how many “jumping horses” are on the Columbia Carousel located at the park. Enter the contest by commenting your answer on Lake County, IL Government’s original Facebook contest post. Entries will be accepted until 1 p.m. CDT on July 11, 2016. Visit the newly redesigned Lake County Life website to learn more about the things that make Lake County special!