On Wednesday, April 26th, Lake County elected officials met with Illinois State Officials and Legislators to discuss municipal issues and concerns facing municipalities. Elected officials included: Carl Evans, Alderman of North Chicago Richard Hill, Mayor of Round Lake Beach Joseph Mancino, Mayor of Hawthorn Woods Bonny Mayfield, Alderwoman of North Chicago Wayne Motley, Mayor of […]
The DOJ announced today that the Equitable Sharing Program will resume immediately. Great news for our local law enforcement agencies and participating municipalities. Click here for a letter from Chief Day of the Asset Forfeiture and Money Laundering Division of the Department of Justice.
On Saturday, February 7, 2015, the LCML, BACOG and SWALCO hosted the 2015 legislative breakfast, Eggs & Issues. This panel discussion provided LCML members an opportunity to meet with state elected officials and review the league’s legislative priorities. The breakfast was sponsored by AT&T.
The Lake County Municipal League hosted an evening of celebration during the 2014 LCML Annual Dinner and Innovation Awards at the Port O’Call Conference Center at Naval Station Great Lakes. Captain William Bulis, Commanding Officer of Naval Station Great Lakes, was the keynote speaker. His presentation included the positive economic impact the base has on […]
The Village of Hawthorn Woods is the overall winner The Lake County Municipal League has announced that the Village of Hawthorn Woods is overall winner of the 2014 LCML Innovation Awards. Recognized for its “entrepreneurial approach” to local government, Hawthorn Woods successfully engaged in a complete organizational restructuring. This included the creation of non-tax revenue […]
The Lake County Municipal League (LCML) will host Bruce Rauner, Paul Vallas* and others in a candidate forum to review various issues, including those of municipal interest. Saturday, October 11, 2014 – 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. 8:30 a.m. – Continental breakfast 9:00 a.m. – Forum Part 1: A conversation with Bruce Rauner Part 2: A conversation with […]
The Lake County Municipal League (LCML) is seeking nominations for the 2014 Municipal Innovation Awards. Nominations are due Friday, October 31, 2014. The awards program recognizes municipalities that developed strategic programs to solve municipal challenges and increase the effectiveness of local government. It also facilitates an exchange of information and experiences to build capacity for […]