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Welcome from the Will County Executive Larry Walsh

Will County Executive Larry WalshAs County Executive, I am proud to welcome you to the Will County, Illinois web site. 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 available to every resident.

As part of the commitment to keeping our government openly visible, as well as responsible and accessible, our user friendly website contains additional resources and a better visual design. By working together in the spirit of cooperation, we continually work to plan and provide vision for the county’s future and collaborate as a team to insure our diverse county remains a wonderful place to call home.

What's Happening in Will County

Rabid bat found in Custer Park

Rabid bat found in Custer Park

Four rabid bats have been reported in Will County in 2016

     Will County health officials said a fourth rabid bat has been reported. The bat was found alive on July 27 near an outdoor pond at a residence in Custer Park. There was no human exposure.

      The resident noticed the bat lying on the ground near the pond and used a rake to push the bat into a bucket. A family of four with three dogs lives in the residence. The Will County Health Department and Animal Control were notified and retrieved the bat for rabies testing. The bat tested positive for rabies on July 28.

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Will County Health Department Immunization Clinic Offers Extended Hours for Back to School Shots

Will County Health Department Immunization Clinic Offers Extended Hours for Back to School Shots

     With the first day of school just weeks away, the Will County Health Department has announced extended hours from August 1 – 12 at its Walk-In Immunization Clinic, located at 501 Ella Ave. in Joliet. These extended hours also support August as National Immunization Month to ensure opportunities for all children and adults to receive their necessary immunizations. 

     The clinic’s extended hours, for the next two weeks, will be offered on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday, 8 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.; Wednesdays 10 a.m. – noon and 1 p.m. - 6 p.m. and Fridays 8 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.  

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Health Department finds West Nile Virus-positive mosquitoes  in three Will County Communities

Health Department finds West Nile Virus-positive mosquitoes in three Will County Communities

Mosquitoes testing positive for West Nile Virus have been found in a trio of Will County communities.

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Be prepared for extreme heat

Be prepared for extreme heat

The National Weather Service is predicting a heat wave for the area Thursday, July 21, through Saturday, July 23.  Temperatures are expected to climb into the mid to upper 90s, with a heat index of 103 to 112. 

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August WSD workshop schedule released

August WSD workshop schedule released

Workforce Services Division of Will County has announced its August workshop schedule.

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Mobile Workforce Center August schedule announced

Mobile Workforce Center August schedule announced

Workforce Services Division of Will County has announced the Mobile Workforce Center’s August schedule, with its added stops at the Wilmington and Frankfort libraries as of July.

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Governor Rauner announces major transportation project in Will County

Governor Rauner announces major transportation project in Will County

    Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner was at the Autobahn Country Club in Joliet today to announce funding for a significant regional transportation project in Will County, a bridge over the Des Plaines River at Houbolt Road.

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Third rabid bat reported in Will County; Local woman sustained two bite injuries

Third rabid bat reported in Will County; Local woman sustained two bite injuries

     Will County health officials said a third rabid bat has been reported. A woman in Crete was reportedly attacked by a bat and sustained two bite injuries.

      The woman was cleaning a swimming pool at a residence in Crete when a bat bit her on the neck and hand. While trying to protect herself from the attack, the women injured the bat and it fell to the ground.

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Will County Board Executive Committee

Meetings will be held in the County Board Committe Room in the Will County Office Building, 302 N. Chicago St., Joliet, IL. unless stated otherwise.

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Will County Board Executive Committee

Meetings will be held in the County Board Committe Room in the Will County Office Building, 302 N. Chicago St., Joliet, IL. unless stated otherwise. For more information please check the Will County Board website at www.willcountyboard.com.

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