Lake County Life Partners
Lake County leaders and community partners collaborated on Lake County Life to highlight what makes Lake County special. We know this just scratches the surface, so be sure to connect with our partners to take advantage of all Lake County has to offer!
Lake County government is committed to promoting and sustaining a safe, healthy, vibrant and environmentally responsible county. We are delivering on all the things that make us a great place to live, work and do business by investing in roads and infrastructure, preserving open space, and promoting economic development. The county board works collaboratively to ensure residents receive high quality, fiscally responsible services in many areas, including the courts, sheriff’s office, elections, health services, transportation, and more. Lake County also focuses on strategies to attract and retain businesses, as well as grow and strengthen our workforce. To learn more about Lake County, visit www.lakecountyil.gov.
Your Lake County Forest Preserves offer endless opportunities for year-round outdoor recreation, nature exploration and relaxation. Today we protect nearly 31,000 acres and are the second largest Forest Preserve District in Illinois. Our preserves across Lake County boast award-winning facilities, miles of trails and acres of open spaces for visitors of all ages to enjoy. Check out www.lcfpd.org to learn more.
Lake County Partners transforms economic opportunities into business realities by facilitating public/private collaboration to improve the business climate in the region. We focus on attracting, retaining and expanding businesses; advocating for infrastructure improvements; and spearheading initiatives that bolster business success. As a result, Lake County maintains and continues to improve its appeal as a great place to live and work. Visit www.lakecountypartners.com to learn more.
Access information and connect with various health services that include preventative care, behavioral health, environmental health, maternal and child health services, healthy living programs, animal control, and more. Visit the Health Department's website to learn more.
Stormwater Management Commission coordinates the stormwater activities of over 80 local jurisdictions to improve water quality, reduce flood damages, and restore and enhance the natural drainage system. Visit SMC's website to learn more.
Whether you're planning a family vacation or a couple's getaway weekend, we are here to help. Check out our website for things to do, including our calendar of events, and plan your trip by finding local accommodations, specials offers and coupons. Let the ride take you to adventure, excitement and great memories by visiting www.visitlakecounty.org.