Welcome to the web pages of Moraine Township, serving residents in the southeast corner of Lake County, Illinois.
HELP US BETTER SERVE TOWNSHIP SENIORS by completing this survey (pdf).
READ THE LATEST ISSUE OF "Talk of the Township" of Moraine Township's newletter (pdf).
Moraine Township Approves 5% Reduction in Tax Levy
Moraine Township trustees have proposed a tax levy reduction of more than 5% for the 2014 assessment year (2015 tax payment year).
Accounting for less than 1% of residents' property tax bills (less than $100 on a $500,000 home), Moraine Township services include General and Emergency Assistance for income-qualified residents, a Door-to-Door Van Service for seniors and disabled Township residents, a Food Pantry, utility assistance, assistance accessing state and federal benefits residents may be eligible for, and help enrolling for Medicaid or subsidized health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, to name a few.
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The CONSOLIDATED ELECTION will be held on April 9, 2015.
T.J.Maxx celebrated its new store opening in Northbrook with the presentation of a $5,000 check to the Moraine Township Food Pantry. Township Trustees Amy Zisook and Cindy Wolfson received the check from T.J.Maxx Regional Director, Bernie Biegel (pictured below). Click here for more information.
UPCOMING MEETING SCHEDULE and latest approved Minutes are always available on our Meetings page. Do attend or read all about it.
GRANT PROGRAM page has been updated and the FY15-16 form has been posted there. Applications are due February 1.
CHECK OUT THE REVISED ASSESSOR's PAGE for detailed information on: how your property is assessed, how the levy is determined, how you can compare your property to others, understanding the Appeals process, and more.
DOWNLOAD FLYERS WITH INFORMATION about Moraine Township services in English and Spanish here online, or stop by our office.
FOOD PANTRY is open during regular daytime hours on Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The Pantry is available as needed at other times or in the evening. Call us!
When residents visit our Pantry, in addition to bags of dried food and canned goods, we also provide frozen meat, fresh produce, and when possible, eggs and cheese.
NEED INDIVIDUAL or FAMILY HELP: Contact ourGeneral Assistance Manager to inquire about qualifying for utility bill assistance and much more.
TRANSPORTATION: If you are interested in furthering access to public paratransit or seeking more information, take a look at our page on Transportation. Moraine is active in the LCCTSC.
CITIZEN ADVISORY COMMITTEES: Applications are accepted at any time by the Supervisor from residents interested in serving on the Grant and Latino Advisory Committees or other Township endeavors.Click HERE for a PDF application or call the Township Office to have an application mailed to you. Interested persons can email the Supervisor or phone the office at 847-432-3240. Volunteers welcome!
NUTRITION: Link here to colorful portion control platters guiding good nutrition.
VOLUNTEERS are invited to help shelve goods and help make up weekly Food Pantry bags. Here's a shopping list of items our clients would welcome anytime. Contact Supervisor byemail with questions or to volunteer call: 847-432-3240.
Do take a tour around our site and let us know if you've found what you're looking for, and if all the links to pages you wanted to see are working for you.
We're always interested in your feedback!