Lake County, IL
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File #: 20-0705    Version: 1 Name: Cuba and Wauconda Township: Road Renaming
Type: resolution Status: Passed
File created: 5/20/2020 In control: Public Works, Planning & Transportation Committee
On agenda: Final action: 6/9/2020
Title: Resolution renaming existing roadways in the area commonly known as Timberlake Estates and Meadowhill Subdivisions in unincorporated Cuba and Wauconda Townships.
Attachments: 1. 20-0705 Township Road Name Changes Exhibit 2, 2. 20-0705 Location Map, Township Road Name Changes Exhibit
Title
Resolution renaming existing roadways in the area commonly known as Timberlake Estates and Meadowhill Subdivisions in unincorporated Cuba and Wauconda Townships.

Staff Summary
* This is the last phase of the County's dual addressing program.
* It is desirous to rename the roads in this area to better facilitate address administration, reduce confusion for first responders, and improve overall wayfinding by establishing unique and non-repetitive road names.
* Agency coordination has been ongoing and includes the local Homeowners Association's (HOA's), emergency services, and the Post Office.
* The public notification process will begin upon approval by the County Board.
* The name changes are anticipated to take place by July 1, 2020.

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R E S O L U T I O N

WHEREAS, in the interest of improved address administration and at the request of public safety agencies, the following road name changes are required in the area commonly known as the Timberlake Estates and Meadowhill Subdivisions, as depicted on the attached map; and

WHEREAS, Lake County, by and through its Chief County Assessment Office, has researched the roadway name residents presently utilize and recommends and supports above said changes; and

WHEREAS, the road name changes will reduce confusion for responding emergency services by establishing unique and non-repetitive road names; and

WHEREAS, Lake County has the power and authority to change the name of said streets by virtue of 55 ILCS 5/5-1067.

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the following changes in road names be made:

Existing Name New Name Note
Lake Shore Court Cherrywood Lane (Per Document 1456299)

East Lake Shore Drive Cherrywood Lane (West of Lake Shore Drive)

East Lake Shore Drive Lakepoint Drive (East of Lake Shore Drive to
the intersection of East
Oakwood Drive/Lake Shore
Drive)

West Lake Shore Drive Lake Shore Drive (N US Highway 12 to
the intersection of Lakepoint
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