COVID-19 Information

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic required drastic changes in how all of us live, work and socialize. With Governor JB Pritzker’s Stay at Home executive order, issued Friday, March 20th, specific changes in how businesses run and how the City operates were put into place.  Illinois is currently in Phase 4 of Restore Illinois.

Links to the latest Waukegan-specific information about changes due to COVID-19

  • To access COVID-19 relief information, click here.
  • To access the Outdoor Seating for Restaurants and Taverns application, click here.
  • To access information about Community Based COVID-19 Testing Facility in Waukegan, click here.
  • To access the Mayor’s Emergency Orders brought on by COVID-19, click here.
  • To access current News Flash items from the City, click here.
  • To keep up with the latest posts on the City’s Facebook page, click here.
  • To access the Temporary Delivery License given to each retail liquor licensee granted by the City in accordance with the Illinois Liquor Control Commission, click here.
  • To access Water Department information about flushing your water lines as you re-open your business, click here.
  • To see Waukegan Park District updates due to COVID-19, click here
  • To access the Waukegan Public School District #60’s Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and updates. click here.

Other COVID-19 Information

  • To access the Lake County Health Department COVID-19 information, click here.
  • To access the Lake County Health Department COVID-19 data hub and interactive dashboard, click here.
  • To access COVID-19 Business Resources, click here.
  • To access resources for veterans, call (847) 377-3344.
  • To access the Restore Illinois information, click here.
  • To access the latest information about COVID-19 in the state of Illinois, click here.
  • To access Illinois Department of Public Health Resources, click here.
  • To access the Illinois Department of Human Services Resource page, click here.
  • To access Emergency Small Business Grants and Loans Assistance, click here.
  • To access federal government information about COVID-19, click here.
  • To access information from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), click here.

Other General Information

  • To purchase a vehicle sticker or pet license, click here.
  • To access water accounts and pay online, click here.  Or, to pay water bills, call 844-611-4015.
  • To access Lake County resources put together by United Way of Lake County, click here.  Or call 211.
  • To access the Illinois Secretary of State offices an drivers’ service information, click here.
  • To access the 2020 Census website and/or to complete the information online, click here.
  • To access CDC information about wearing and instructions on making face coverings/masks, click here.
  • To access apps for seniors, click here.
  • To access job opportunities, click here.
  • To access a food pantry locator, click here.