Public Notice: Will County Liquor Commission

The Will County Liquor Commission is holding a Public Hearing under 235 ILCS 5/7-5 regarding the liquor licenses held by GAD Corporate Enterprises, Inc., d/b/a the Aqua Lounge and Fire House Pub located at 7900 and 7905 W. Lincoln Highway, Frankfort, IL. The public hearing will be conducted in the County Board Committee Room in the Will County Office Building (302 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL 60432) on Thursday, April 1st at 1:30 p.m..

Will County Liquor Control Commission

Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant
Liquor Commissioner

Marron Mahoney
Deputy Liquor Commissioner

Contact Information

Samantha Marcum
Director of Administrative Services 
Ph: 815.774.7480 

Application Submission

Will County Liquor Commission
Will County Office Building
302 North Chicago Street
2nd Floor
Joliet, IL 60432

Will County Liquor License Applicants

In our continuing committment to maintain accessibility, transparency and fiscal responsibility in the Will County Government; the Liquor Commission has provided applicants online access to the required applications and forms required to obtain a liquor license in Will County.


The Will County Liquor Control Ordinance is available for viewing or download.


Article II-Licenses, of the Liquor Control Ordinance, explains the procedures for applying for a liquor license.

Completed applications and attachments (see check list) should be submitted to the Office of the Will County Liquor Commissioner, 2nd Floor, Will County Office Building, 302 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL 60432. Upon the filing of a completed application and all attachments for a new liquor license, the Commissioner shall, within thirty (30) days of the date the completed application has been submitted, decide on the approval and issuance of said license.

Upon approval and issuance of a Will County Liquor License, you will need to apply with the Illinois Liquor Control Commission for a State of Illinois license. Their office is located at 100 West Randolph Street, Suite 5-300, Chicago, IL 60601, telephone number (312) 814-2206.

Should you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Samantha Marcum (815) 774.7480.