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Posted on: September 14, 2020

2020 CARES Act Funding Application Announcement For Economic Development Organizations

CARES Economic Development

The City of Waukegan CDBG Department is seeking eligible applicants that provides direct essential services in addressing the needs of small Waukegan businesses as it relates to the COVID-19 coronavirus.  You as the organization must identify the...

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2020 CARES Act Application - Economic Development Home
Posted on: August 27, 2020

Waukegan Police Department is Hiring!

2020 Recruitment Flyer

Important dates for Waukegan Police Department 2020 Hiring:

  • Applications will be available on Friday, August 28th. 
  • Applications must be turned in by Friday, October 16th at 2pm.  
  • Applicants will be required to obtain a Peace Officer Welln...
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Posted on: August 5, 2020

Senior Water Rebate Program

Senior Rebate Icon

The Senior Water Rebate Program was passed by city council in 2018. This program was created to provide some relief for qualified applicants on fixed income affected by the water rate increases also approved in 2018. Applications will be accepted beginnin...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Outdoor Seating for Restaurants and Taverns


As we move into Phase 3 of Restore Illinois, Restaurants and Taverns may have outdoor seating within the state of Illinois guidelines.  In addition, Restaurants and Taverns wishing to have outdoor seating will need to fill in the Outdoor Seating ...

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Posted on: April 27, 2020

Face Coverings are Mandatory

CDC Masks

By Emergency Order #16, face coverings are now mandatory when you are doing essential business in the City of Waukegan and will be required in the State of Illinois for anyone over the age of two who is able to medically tolerate it, in order to help stop...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Stay at Home Executive Order

Gov JB Pritzker

Governor JB Pritzker has issued a “Stay at Home” Executive Order (, so what does that mean for you? “Stay at Home” means exactly that – take to heart staying at home ...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

IL Coronavirus (COVID-19) Website

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Governor JB Pritzker’s office launched a website where all latest Illinois-related coronavirus (COVID-19) information is available.  The website includes news, prevention, resources. preparation, and frequently asked questions (FAQs), a...

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IL Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response Home
Posted on: August 30, 2019

Road Program Map

Road map program

The City, Public Works and Infrastructure Engineering Inc. developed an ongoing road repair program. Access more information and the  interactive map which will be updated regularly to stay informed!

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