Weather forecasts indicate a winter storm approaching the NE Illinois area beginning Friday afternoon and in to Saturday morning. Gurnee Public Works will activate our Snow and Ice Control plan to prepare for the storm.
There are 11 designated snow routes covering all Village-owned roads.
The Illinois Department of Transportation, Lake County, and the Village of Gurnee each maintain roads within the Gurnee community. Warren Township Highway Department also maintains roads in unincorporated areas with Gurnee addresses (typically 5-digit).
Here is a breakdown of who-plows-what during a snow storm in Gurnee:
State of Illinois (IDOT Gurnee Maintenance Facility, 847-244-0034)
• IL Route 132 (Grand Avenue)
• IL Route 21 (Milwaukee Avenue)
• IL Route 120 (Belvidere Road)
• US Route 45
• US Route 41 (Skokie Highway)
Lake County (Division of Transportation, 847-377-7400)
Hunt Club Road
• Washington Street
• O’Plaine Road
• Gages Lake Road
• Stearns School Road
• Dilley’s Road, north of IL Route 132
• Delany Road, north of US Route 41
• Sunset Avenue
• Greenleaf Street, south of Washington Street
• Rollins Road
• Almond Road north of Route 132 (Grand Avenue)
Village of Gurnee (847-599-6800)
The Village of Gurnee is primarily responsible for residential streets and residential thoroughfares in Gurnee. For a map of streets covered by the Village of Gurnee, view our Snow and Ice Control Plan at:www.gurnee.il.us/public_works/street/plowing