Save the Date! Lake County GIS Day, Nov. 14

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Lake County GIS Day

Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Greenbelt Cultural Center - Lake County Forest Preserve
1215 Green Bay Road, North Chicago

You're Invited to Lake County GIS Day!

Whether you are an expert, occasional user, or are interested in understanding how you can utilize GIS in your operations, see how Lake County government is leveraging the latest GIS technology to be more transparent, efficient, and save money.

This is a great opportunity to connect with the County’s GIS professionals, learn about the latest tools and apps, and ask questions. We encourage you to register, but it's not required.  


Maps Online

Maps Online

Overview: Come for answers and an overview of this popular application. 

Deep Dive: Learn how to use the Maps Online Query and Buffer Analysis widgets correctly to get the most out of this popular application.

Development Feasibility Analysis: See how one can use Maps Online to conduct some basic development feasibility analysis.

Web Apps

Lake County Open Data

Using our Open Data Portal, discover the many resources available for users and how to best leverage the site’s capabilities.



Join us for a discussion on our 2017 LiDAR Project, we will update you on the progress, availability and demonstrate uses for these data. 

Mobile GIS

Tax Assessment and Parcel Maps

Come learn about the Chief County Assessment Office’s web applications including the Tax Parcel Viewer and Parcel Lineage Application.

Power Maps

"WRAPP" Web Mapping Application

Discover how The Lake County Wetland Restoration and Preservation Plan ("WRAPP") is providing a wide audience of end-users with decision-making support to help prioritize wetland restoration and preservation efforts.

Web Apps

Interactive Trail Map & Story Maps

Find out how to use the Forest Preserve's Interactive Trail Map and hear how they’ve used Story Maps to create interactive displays for the new Dunn Museum. 

Power Maps

Maps & Surveys in the Field

Lightning Sessions will show how various County departments are using Collector and Survey 123 for ArcGIS to transform field mapping processes.

Who Should Attend?

County staff - Realtors - Assessors - Engineers - Consultants - GIS Professionals - Open to All


If you have any questions leading up to the event, please email the Lake County GIS Division at, or call 847-377-2388.