Welcome from the Will County Executive Larry Walsh

Will County Executive Larry WalshAs County Executive, I am proud to welcome you to the new Will County, Illinois web site. Our new site features leading-edge technology and a responsive design that will automatically customize ideal viewing on any smartphone, tablet, laptop or desktop computer. Redesigning our site provides an open dynamic information highway to Will County government and the great services we provide. Our goal is to fully present the vast variety of services, programs and initiatives the County offers to every resident.

As part of the commitment to keeping our government openly visible as well as responsible, accessible, and accountable to our communities, we have created a more user friendly website with additional resources, better tools, and a new visual design. By working together in the spirit of cooperation, county government leaders and staff continually strive to serve the public in the best way possible. We continue to work to plan and provide vision for the county’s future and collaborate as a team to insure our diverse environment remains a wonderful place to call home.


What's Happening in Will County

Will County Receives Grant to Support Paratransit Services

 Will County has received a $139,261 grant from the Northeastern Illinois Agency on Aging in support of the Will-Ride transit program. According to Will County Executive Larry Walsh, this grant will help fund the paratransit services available to the elderly, disabled, and low-income residents in Will County.
     “We have been working for a number of years to improve transit services to underserved areas of Will County,” said Walsh. “The announcement of these grants funds to Will County is a great step forward as we continue to improve coordination of services among several communities across the county. Safe, accessible, reliable transportation is critical to preserving quality of life for some of our most vulnerable residents. We are fortunate to receive this grant to help maintain this service.”

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Will County Fair

Will County Fair

August 26th - 30th, 2015

Will County 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan

Will County 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan

Phase II Survey

Healthy Eating Habits Begin at Home

Healthy Eating Habits Begin at Home

Local and state officials joined together on Aug. 13 to celebrate the Residents' and Children's Learning Garden at Evergreen Terrace in Joliet.

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Will County Executive Larry Walsh presents annual State of the County address

Will County Executive Larry Walsh presents annual State of the County address

Calls for continued fiscal responsibility; establishing new polices for transportation funds

     At today’s meeting of the Will County Board, Will County Executive Larry Walsh presented his annual State of the County speech and touched on the many advances on critical capital improvement projects.   He also outlined his plan to address future infrastructure needs across the county.

     “Will County’s sustained economic growth and increased diversity of our population broadens our appeal as a very desirable place to live, work, and raise our families,” Walsh said. “Working cooperatively to solve our challenges has always been key to success and we must continue on this path.”

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Upcoming Events

«September 2015»
9/7/2015 10:00 AM

Will County Merit Commission Meeting

Location: Court Annex Building

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9/9/2015 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

WIB System & Trends Committee Meeting

Meeting Location: 214 N. Ottawa Street, Room 519, Joliet, IL 60432
Meeting Time: 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

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9/16/2015 5:00 PM

Will County Board of Health Meeting

Location: Will County Community Health Center


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