1. Lake County Board Approves Balanced Budget With No Increase in Tax Levy

    At its Nov. 12 meeting, the Lake County Board unanimously approved a $573.2 million balanced budget for Fiscal Year (FY) 2020. Read on...
  2. Regulatory Options for Recreational Cannabis Under Discussion

    The recreational use of cannabis in Illinois will become legal effective Jan. 1, 2020. Under the law, jurisdictions in Illinois may establish regulations on the production and sale of cannabis within their boundaries. Read on...
  3. What Can Be Recycled? Check out SWALCO’s New Neighborhood Guide

    Confused about what you can put in your recycling bin? SWALCO is here to help. It has launched a new interactive online guide that lets you search the town you live in, learn what materials are accepted, and helps you recycle correctly. Read on...
  4. Lake County is Once Again Recognized for Excellent Budget Practices

    Lake County has once again received the “Distinguished Budget Presentation Award” from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA), a national organization dedicated to advancing excellence in government finance. Read on...
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See LCDOT Snow Plows in Action - Live!

NEW – Snow Plow Tracker

Motorists can now check the progress of snow and ice removal on all 26 of Lake County’s plow routes through Lake County PASSAGE. See the direction each snow plow is heading, its current speed, and more. You can even view the latest road conditions through snapshots taken from each plow, which are updated every three minutes. See how it works.