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With the weather predicted to improve this weekend and in weeks ahead, Forest Preserve staff will be even more closely monitoring trails and preserves to make sure social distancing is taking place to prevent the spread of COVID-19. “Rangers will be
Apr 03, 2020 07:24 AM
As the Lake County Forest Preserve District continues to follow social distancing requirements and Governor Pritzker's Stay-At-Home executive order, committee meetings will be held remotely by video and audio conferencing on Monday, April 6. The regu
We intend to keep most of the preserves and trails open during the state’s stay-at-home order, but that could change quickly if visitors don’t abide by safe social distancing rules by maintaining a 6-foot separation between people or family groups.
In an effort to align with Centers for Disease Control guidelines regarding the spread of COVID-19 virus, the Lake County Forest Preserves has canceled all of its programming beginning at 5 pm Friday, March 13, through Tuesday, March 31.
Check out our newest issue of Horizons, with a special illustrated feature on river otters.
Season passes to the swimming beach at Independence Grove in Libertyville have been discontinued, and the Family Fun Friday events have been canceled.
Before heading out, check the current status of trail underpasses. Also find construction alerts, preserve improvement projects and controlled burn sites.
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