The Town Of Lake Forest, Illinois
ChicagoRelo.com is your source for information on Lake Forest. If your moving to Lake Forest or just visiting, you will find all kinds of information on real estate, schools, areas, parks, churches, crime, things to do, places to visit, local businesses, dining, and much more!Lake Forest is an affluent, beautiful family-centered community located 31 miles north of the Loop. Known for its winding, tree-lined streets and distinctive and stately homes, it has some of the best schools in Illinois.
The Lake Forest Open Lands Association manages more than 200 acres of open space. The community has been recognized with several Tree City U.S.A. awards.
The small town’s retail shopping includes a mix of shops, family-owned businesses, and a few larger stores. The famed Market Square, built in 1916, was the first planned shopping mall in the country and is now the site for events such as the Deer Path Art League’s annual Fall Festival of Art.
|Cherokee School||475 Cherokee Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045||(847) 234-3805||Elementary Schools|
|Deer Path Elementary School||95 W Deerpath Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045||(847) 604-7474||Elementary Schools|
|Everett School||1111 Everett School Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045||(847) 234-5713||Elementary Schools|
|Everette Elementary School||95 W Deerpath Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045||(847) 234-5713||Elementary Schools|
|Lincolnshire Public School||1370 Riverwoods Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045||(847) 615-9056||Elementary Schools|
|Sheridan Elementary||95 W Deerpath Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045||(847) 234-1160||Elementary Schools|
|Sheridan School||1360 N Sheridan Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045||(847) 234-1160||Elementary Schools|
|Lake Forest High School||1285 N Mckinley Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045||(847) 234-3600||High Schools|
|Daniel Wright Middle School||1370 Riverwoods Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045||(847) 295-1560||Middle Schools|
|Deer Path Middle School||155 W Deerpath Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045||(847) 604-7400||Middle Schools|
|Lake Forest Intermediate Schl||300 S Waukegan Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045||(847) 615-4470||Middle Schools|
Important Information For Lake Forest:
City ordinance requires all motor vehicles registered or housed in The City of Lake Forest to display City Vehicle Licenses. Any vehicle not registered for vehicle tags will be subject to fine or penalties. The license year is April 1 to March 31. The deadline for purchasing and displaying current stickers is April 30. After this date a late fee amounting to 50% of the license fee is assessed. The fees for motor vehicle license are listed below. Seniors age 65 and over receive a discounted fee of $40. It is one discount per senior. New residents should purchase vehicle stickers within 72 hours, or if you buy a new vehicle. You cannot park at the Forest Park Beach or use the Compost Center in The City of Lake Forest unless you display such at tag on your vehicle(s).
Vehicle Licenses Fees – April 1, 2001 to March 31, 2002 are: Passenger Vehicle $65.00, Seniors (vehicle and light truck only) $40.00,
Motorcycle (no senior discount)$30.00, RV and Light Truck (under 8,000 lbs) $75.00.
Each year it is required that cats and dogs owned by residents of The City of Lake Forest have animal tags. The license year runs from April 1 to March 31. The cost of the license tag is $10 per animal. The current date of expiration for the rabies vaccination by a licensed veterinarian must be provided.