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If you feel you are in danger, someone is injured or you see suspicious activity please call 9-1-1 immediately.
Our goal is your safety and the safety of the responders. To achieve this goal we need to have a clear picture of what is occurring. We start off every call with the basic questions:
Based on the incident type it is likely that more questions will be asked. Please be patient, as safety for all parties involved is our goal.
Voter’s registration can be done in-person at the Village Hall. Please bring one photo ID and one ID with your current address and the Deputy Clerk will register you for voter registration. For more ways to register click here.
FOIA request forms are available online and in the lobby of the Village Hall, 66 Thillen Drive. Once completed, they may be submitted in person, via fax 847-587-2237, via mail or via email at FOIA@foxlake.org
Yes. You are allowed two (2) garage sales per calendar year. They can be held up to three (3) consecutive days.
Yes. You can request a garage sale permit at the Village Hall. The cost is $5.00 for each sale.
Submit completed, notarized application to the Deputy Clerk’s Office located within the Village Hall at 66 Thillen Drive. Please contact the Deputy Clerk at 847-587-3947 with any questions.
Visit the facility rental page for information or call Village Hall at (847) 587-2151
Miscellaneous building permits can be obtained from our application and forms portal. For new construction or additions, please obtain a building packet from the Building Department: 66 Thillen Dr. Fox Lake, IL 60020 Please allow at least one week for permits to be processed. New construction and addition permits will have a longer processing time.
Work shall not commence prior to seven (7:00) A.M. and shall cease at eight (8:00) P.M. Monday - Saturday, and ten (10:00) A.M. to five (5:00) P.M. on Sundays/legal holidays.
Electrical contractors must supply a copy of their License and an original Surety Bond in the amount of ten thousand dollars ($10,000.) listing the Village of Fox Lake. Plumbing contractors must supply a copy of the ’055 License, Letter of Intent and an original Surety Bond in the amount of ten thousand dollars ($10,000.) listing the Village of Fox Lake. Roofing contractors must supply a copy of their License and an original Surety Bond in the amount of ten thousand dollars ($10,000.) listing the Village of Fox Lake. All other contractors must supply an original Surety Bond in the amount of ten thousand dollars ($10,000.).
Brush pick up will begin when Spring weather permits, and will be picked up every Friday until Fall. The branches must be from trimming done by the homeowner, not a tree service. Please call the Street Department at 847-587-8570 to be placed on the list for pickup. Please follow the guidelines below:All cut ends facing the street.No limbs longer than 6 feet in length.No limbs larger than 6" in diameter.Stacked neatly at the curb, not piled into a messy heap; stacked piles of brush cannot exceed 4’ x 6’.
If selling your home, please click on the link below and submit the Final Bill Request. Additionally, you can have your realtor or attorney contact us directly at 847.587.3945 and we will provide them with the form via email or fax. Completed forms can be emailed to email@example.com, faxed to 847-587-2237 or dropped off at the Village Hall. Please provide information at least 2 days prior to closing.
We offer many modes of making payment to your account. We accept cash, check, Visa, Master Card, Discover, Money Order, Certified Check or Cashiers Check.
Each bill is due by 5:00 PM 1 month from the date that you are billed. For example, if you are billed on January 15th then your payment is due in full by February 15th..
Stop by the Village Hall, pick up an application, complete it, attach a voided check and return it right there, or complete the direct debit application,then return it via mail, drop box or in person at the Village Hall.
* Please remember to include a voided check.
In some areas of Fox Lake Lake County provides sewer service. They bill their customers directly for the sewer service. The Village of Fox Lake then bills for water. The Lake County number is 847-377-7500.