July 11th Severe Weather Response
Lake County was impacted by a severe thunderstorm this morning. Gurnee Public Works crews are currently out working to clear roadways of debris. Debris will be placed in the right of way and cleaned up once roadways are open and clear. Resident can report debris in the roadway to Public Works at 847-599-6800 or Non-emergency Police at 847-599-7000.
Resident with storm damaged trees on private property are asked to make arrangements with a private contractor for removal as it may be days before Public Works can assist with clean-up of debris that is placed in the right of way.
Power outages and downed wires should be reported to Com Ed at 1-800-Edison-1. If you see a downed power line, STAY AWAY. Tell others to do the same. For information on power outages, including maps and the restoration process, please visit: https://www.comed.com/sites/customerservice/Pages/OutageInformation.aspx
Waste Management will attempt to collect refuse today, but will be impacted by blocked roadways.