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Lake County Life Tells Story of What Makes Lake County Special

January 22, 2015 12:13 PM

What is Lake County Life?

It's all of the things that make Lake County special. It's our natural beauty, our schools and businesses, the active and healthy people who live, work, and play here, and visitors who enjoy our many assets.

Location. Location. Location.
Lake County is perfectly positioned between Chicago and Milwaukee, less than 15 miles from O'Hare International Aiport, and 40 miles from General Mitchell International Airport.

We're Active & Healthy
Rank #2 in Illinois for physical activity and #4 for access to places to be active and healthy.

Strong Economy, Excellent Schools & Educated Workforce
30,000+ businesses and 11 Fortune 500 companies.

Family Fun & Things to Do!
Shopping, musuems, outdoor activities, thrill seeking adventure and much more.

We Manage & Invest Wisely
Lake County is investing $557 million toward our transportation infrastructure over the next 6 years. Your Lake County Forest Preserves are AAA Bond Rated, the highest standard possible.

Be sure to visit LakeCountyLife.org for more about Lake County and to see what life is like in Lake County! You may be surprised at what you learn.

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