1. Illinois Tollway Will Not Complete Environmental Impact Statement for the Tri-County Access Project

    The Illinois Tollway announced that it will not complete the environmental impact statement (EIS) for the Tri-County Access (TCA) Project, formerly known as the IL Route 53/120 Project. Read on...
  2. Lake County Board Appoints William T. Panos as New County Administrator

    Following a nationwide search, the Lake County Board at its July 9 meeting approved the hiring of William T. Panos as the new County Administrator. Read on...
  3. Lake County Drives Veteran Homelessness to Zero

    Led by the Lake County Coalition for the Homeless, Lake County Government and the Lovell Federal Healthcare Center (Lovell FHCC), Lake County is now among an elite group of communities throughout the nation that has officially ended veteran homelessness. Additional Info...
  4. Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus in Lake County

    A mosquito pool sampled June 13 in Highland Park has tested positive for West Nile virus and is the first confirmed indicator of West Nile presence in Lake County in 2019. Read on...
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Solar Energy

Public Hearing: Solar Power Ordinance for Unincorporated Lake County

As the cost of solar power decreases, community interest in solar energy is surging. To accommodate this, Lake County is updating its zoning codes for unincorporated Lake County to reflect recent trends and improvements in solar technology. The public is invited to attend a hearing on proposed amendments to the zoning code at 2 p.m. July 23 at the Lake County Division of Transportation, 600 W. Winchester Rd., Libertyville. 

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