The Lake County Chief County Assessment Office mailed the 2021 Property Assessment notices to residents, and they should arrive by Thursday, July 15, 2020. Assessment value changes will be published July 15, 2021, in the Barrington Courier Review and available online beginning July 15. If you have questions about your assessment notice, email our office
Use the Clark Portal Hotline at www.clarkeportal.com/hotline to report standing water sites and mosquito annoyance. Residents may also register for text or email notifications before planned nighttime adult mosquito treatments.
Lake County residents who have applied and received the Senior Citizen Freeze Homestead Exemption, the Exemption for Persons with Disabilities, and the Standard Homestead Exemption for Veterans with Disabilities will not be required to re-apply for those exemptions in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Residents who qualified (and received) the exemptions mentioned above are
The Lake County Division of Transportation will be closing Hart Road at US Route 14 in Barrington starting Monday, May 18 at 6 a.m. The road is scheduled to reopen late Monday, August 17. The closure is necessary as part of railroad crossing improvements along with the reconstruction and widening of the intersection of Hart
The Lake County Board passed a resolution extending the filing deadline for the Senior Citizen Assessment Freeze Homestead Extension to October 1, 2020. Click here to download the 2020 Senior Freeze Application.
The Lake County Board passed a Property Tax Deferral Ordinance at its May 12 meeting. The ordinance allows taxpayers to spread their property tax payments over four installments, instead of two, without incurring any interest penalties for late payments. The new schedule is listed as follows: 50% of the first installment payment is due by
The Lake County Board passed an emergency ordinance temporarily banning open burning in unincorporated Lake County through June 10, 2020. Recreational fires no larger than 3′ x 3′ x 3′ used for warming, cooking, and other recreational purposes are not included in this ban. More information on the temporary ban and alternatives to burning yard
The Onion Pub & Brewery in Lake Barrington will host a blood drive on April 29 and 30. Barrington-area residents are encouraged to participate in the blood drive. To sign up, visit redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code Onion Pub in the upper right corner of the page. Visitors will be directed to a signup page