Bill Durkin (District 8)

Bill Durkin

Lake County Board Member


Mail: 18 North County Street, 10th Floor, Waukegan, IL 60085
Cell phone: 847-513-1736
BDurkin@lakecountyil.gov
Board member Durkin represents portions of Waukegan. He has been on the board since 2010. His main priorities are fiscal responsibility and transportation.
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Elected Offices
  • Lake County Board (12/2010-present)
  • Lake County Forest Preserve (12/2010-present)
  • Waukegan Park District, Commissioner (1999-2010), President (2002-2003, 2006-2007, 2009-2010), Vice-President (2001-2002, 2005-2006, 2008-2009), and Treasurer (2003-2004, 2007-2008, 2010-2011)
Memberships & Other Public Service
  • Democrat Precinct Committeeman (1996-present)
  • St. Anastasia
  • Illinois Association of Park Districts
Education
  • Carmel High School (1979)
  • Bachelor's degree in Communication, Columbia College, Chicago, IL
Forest Preserve Committees
  • Planning and Restoration (2010-present)
Lake County Committees
Current
  • Public Works and Transportation (2012-present)
  • Revenue, Records and Legislation (2010-present)
Previous
  • Law and Judicial (2010-2012)
Personal & Other Information
  • Lifelong resident of Waukegan
  • Avid golfer