Public Works 

Department Operations

The Village of Fox Lake Public Works Department consists of three divisions: Streets, Local Water and Sewer, and Motor Pool. The Department is under the direction of a Director of Public Works. 

Street Division Responsibilities

  • Continue education for equipment and applications of use
  • Provide maintenance for all Village streets, sidewalks, storm sewers, water detention areas, curbs and gutters
  • Provide manpower for all mowing, landscaping, trimming and clean-up for our parks
  • Provide support for Village functions, set-ups, breakdowns, and as needed maintenance
  • Work with all departments to provide building maintenance and upkeep

If you see a pothole in the road and would like to bring it to our attention, please fill out the form.

Local Water & Sewer Division Responsibilities

The Village of Fox Lake local water and sewer division maintains:

  • Over 40 miles of sanitary sewer mains and 40+miles of water mains
  • 26 lift stations
  • 5 wells

Motor Pool Division Responsibilities

The Village of Fox Lake Motor Pool Division is responsible for maintaining the Village's fleet.

For after-hour Public Works emergencies, please call 847-587-3100.