Join us for our virtual board meeting Thursday

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are maintaining social distancing by holding our monthly Township meeting as a virtual meeting on Zoom. If you would like to join us, please use the link below on your smartphone, tablet, or computer.

Topic: Shields Township Board Meeting 
Time: September 17, 2020 at 6:30 PM

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Meeting ID: 836 822 4545
Password: Shields

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Assessor's Office

Filing an appeal? Get step-by-step instructions on how to file your appeal online.

Phoenix Rising Food Pantry

Currently the food pantry located in the Shields Township building is closed.

Other Food Resources

Here are some additional food resources in Lake County. Call ahead to confirm they are open as situations change often.

Emmanuel Faith Bible Christian Center, 1840 Lincoln St., North Chicago
Thursdays 9 a.m. to 11 a.m drive-through. Pre-packaged bags

Community Action Partnership of Lake County
Curbside Monday through Friday. Call 847-249-4330 and an application will be taken. Pre-packaged bags distributed.

Catholic Charities, 671 S. Lewis Ave, Waukegan
Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. To request food call 847-782-4163. Pre-packaged bags distributed.
Also, any Lake County seniors (over 60 years old) who are unable or afraid to pick up food can have food delivered. Call 847-546-5733.

Holy Family Catholic Church, 912 8th Street, Waukegan
Wednesdays 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Prepacked bags distributed.

Phoenix Rising Food Pantry, 906 Muir Avenue, Lake Bluff
By appointment only, 847-579-9739

CATCH - prepared meals delivered to your door

  • COVID-positive individuals
  • Seniors
  • Immigrants
  • Homeless

Call Susan or Angelina (in Spanish), 224-715-3965 or 480-226-6545

School Districts 65 and 115 in Lake Bluff/Lake Forest
Call your school district for a voucher and pick up at Donati’s Pizza in Lake Bluff

North Chicago City Hall
May 16, 10am; drive-through, pre-packed bags

Paris Banquet Hall, Lewis Ave. and 14th Street, North Chicago
Every Sunday 1pm, pre-packaged bags

Catholic Charities
60 or better - register with Catholic Charities by phone, 847-782-4170
Must call by Friday to reserve meals for following Wednesday (3 meals per person for suggested donation of $8.00)
Starting Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Pick up time: 10:00 am—12:00 noon
Location: North Chicago City Hall parking lot, 1850 Lewis Ave.

Get Your Passports Here!

The passport office has reopened; please call for an appointment.


There's no quicker, easier way to get or renew your passport!

  • Call for an appointment
  • Printing the application and filling it out at home saves time
  • Passport photos taken too - only $12
  • If your passport expired less than 5 years ago, you can renew it online.

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