Residents

As a result of Will County’s unique location within the Chicago metropolitan area, residents can enjoy the best of the city’s cultural attractions combined with the community focus of suburban life and miles  of countryside dotted with farms, picturesque towns and villages, historic homes, forest preserves and nature trails. At the same time, as one of the fastest growing counties in the US and home to one of the densest concentrations of intermodal transportation facilities in the country, Will County offers a series of unparalleled economic opportunities to its residents. 

Modernization of Will County’s infrastructure to serve the needs of a complex and growing economy has been matched by a process of innovation and modernization on the part of county government. As they explore the county’s new website, residents will encounter many examples of improvements designed to give them better access to information, applications and forms, internship and volunteer opportunities and the large variety of services offered by their county government.