The City Clerk is custodian of all documents belonging to the City not assigned to the custody of another officer. These documents include City Council meeting minutes, executed contracts, licenses and permits.
The City Clerk also:
acts as the local Registrar for Birth and Death records;
handles Freedom of Information requests for public records;
coordinates election and Voter Registration activities; and
issues landscaping licenses
Foreclosure notices and final confirmation sale orders should be mailed to the City Clerk at:
220 E. Deerpath
Lake Forest, IL 60045
State statute requires that all public bodies awarding contracts for public work should abide by current prevailing wage rates and regulations. The certified copy of the current Resolution can be found here and is required to be adopted on an annual bases and certified with the Illinois Department of Labor. The State of Illinois issued the latest version of prevailing wage, found here.