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Board Meeting

Wednesday August 18th
6:00 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events

White Elephant Bingo-FREE
Monday July 26th
Monday August 23rd
1:30-3:00 p.m.

Bring unwrapped new or gently used items to share for the prize table if you wish.

 

“Protecting your Identity”-FREE
Tuesday August 10th 10:00-11:00 a.m.

A presentation by Robbie Galla from Wintrust Bank on avoiding scams, utility fraud and credit card theft.  Snacks will be provided.
RSVP required at #847-526-1800.

 

River Trail Nature Center-FREE
Wednesday August 18th

10:00 a.m. departure from township parking lot.

Located in Northbrook, IL.  This little preserve has a great collection of rescued wildlife, including various birds of prey such as the Bald Eagle.
LUNCH ON YOUR OWN AT LOCAL RESTAURANT.
RSVP REQUIRED at #847-526-1800. 

 

RECYCLING EXTRAVAGANZA
Saturday August 28th
9:00-12:00 p.m.
For a list of acceptable items, please CLICK below.

RECYCLING FLYER

 

6TH ANNUAL ICE CREAM & PIE SOCIAL
Wauconda Township Historical Society
Sunday August 29, 2021
1:00-4:00 p.m.

 

 

 

 

Weekly Events

Wauconda Township Card Players Club 
Thursday 12:30pm – 3:30pm
Township Hall

ZUMBA Gold Classes
Monday 10:00-11:00 a.m.
Township Hall – $5 per class

 

 

 

Location

Wauconda Township
505 W. Bonner Road
Wauconda, IL 60084

 

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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.

GENERAL EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE APPLICATION

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 of 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 11,297 parcels of property.  We also maintain 4 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.

Through our once a year grant awards program we honor the non-for profit agencies, please see the Supervisor’s page for more information.

Wauconda Township employs Clarke Environmental Mosquito Management Company. This is a larvacide program or larval control throughout the Township areas. Currently approx. 200 sites are treated during the summer months. If you have any questions or concerns you may visit their website at  www.clarke.com

Supervisor’s Office – Lincoln F. Knight, Supervisor

Lincoln.knight@waucondatownship.com

Hours: 8:00 am-4:30 pm
847-526-2631
847-526-0294 Fax

Highway Department – Scott Weisbruch, Highway Commissioner

Highwaydepartment@waucondatownship.com

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

Assessor’s Office – Patricia Oaks, Assessor

Poaks@waucondaassessor.org

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

Clerk – Danielle Rose

Drose@waucondatownship.com

847-526-2631

Senior Transportation

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

 Trustees

  • Kevin McKernan – Kmckernan@waucondatownship.com
  • Mary Beth Santi – Msanti@waucondatownship.com
  • Jim Whitehead – Jwhitehead@waucondatownship.com
  • Ed Lochmayer – Elochmayer@waucondatownship.com