Waukegan Port District


Meeting information for the Waukegan Port District may be found here.


Members must have no private financial interest in district business. Members must also be residents of the county that is embraced in whole or part by district with at least four district residents. Board members serve six-year terms from June 1 through May 31, and are reimbursed for pre-approved expenses.

About the Board

The board governs the Port District, which:

  • Regulates navigation
  • Constructs, leases or operates port facilities and terminals
  • Establishes and maintains the public airport
  • Organizes export trading companies

The Waukegan Port District was established by Legislative Act 70 Illinois Compiled Statutes (ILCS) 1865 Statutory Terms of the Board of Directors.