Special Use Permits
A special use permit is required for any event held within the Lake County Forest Preserves beyond standard public use of a preserve. Types of events include charity, running/walking, cross-country runs, filming, for profit, etc. Picnics with an anticipated attendance of more than 500 or certain specified activities will require a special use permit. Please fill out the request form below to begin your permit process.
Special Use Permit Request Form
Please fill out the request form below to inquire about special use permits. If you are unable to fill out the form or would prefer to inquire over the phone, please contact Ryan Isom at 847-968-3484 or by email.