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Township Meetings

Board Meeting
September 17, 2014 6:30pm

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Upcoming Events

November 16 - 2:00 P.M. Laurel Mellien of Headstones and History will present a Power point presentation on "The Art of Civil War Commemoration". Fee $5.00. See Historical House page for more info.

Weekly Events

Wauconda Township Poker
and Card Playing Club

Thursdays 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Township Hall

Dancing Lessons
Fridays 9:30am - 11:00am
Township Hall

Location

Wauconda Township
505 W. Bonner Road
Wauconda, IL 60084

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Wauconda Township Senior Services

Welcome to Wauconda Township’s website.  This is one of the many informational tools that we provide for you.  So browse through our website to become familiar with the services Wauconda Township has to offer.

The mission of Wauconda Township is to provide services, information and resources to assist and benefit our residents.

By law, Wauconda Township is charged with three basic functions:

  1. General Assistance for the indigent, which provides food, shelter and emergency relief for needy people who are residents of Wauconda Township.
  2. Assessment of real property for the basis of local taxation.
  3. Maintenance of all roads that are not part of another governmental road system.

Wauconda Township was established in 1850 and we are the closest form of government to the people. The township is one of 18 townships in Lake County, IL.  The population of the township is 21,730 consisting of portions of the Villages Island Lake, Lake Barrington, Lakemoor, Port Barrington, Volo, Wauconda and areas of Unincorporated Lake County.  The township covers 24.25 sq. miles of land, our Highway Department maintains 32 miles of roads and we assess 11,820 parcels of property.  We also maintain 3 historical cemeteries within the township and partnered with the Wauconda Historical Society to assist and maintain the Cook House Historical/Museum.

Wauconda Township also takes a lead role in providing services to our senior population through our Senior Advocate position and Senior Transportation.

Supervisor’s Office

Glenn L. Swanson, Supervisor

Hours: 8:00 am-4:30 pm
Other hours by appointment
847-526-2631
847-526-0294 Fax

Highway Department

Joe Munson, Highway Commissioner

Hours: 7:00am-3:30pm
847-526-8085
847-487-8749 Fax

Assessors’s Office

Patricia Oaks, Assessor

Hours: 8:00 am-4:30pm
Saturdays by appointment
847-526-2881
847-526-0838 Fax

Senior Transportation

Hours: 8:00am-4:30pm
847-526-8688
847-526-8689

Senior Advocate

847-526-1800