The city of Waukegan, Illinois has a population of 87901 and ranked #9 by population in the state. Waukegan has 29243 households and a total area of 23.01 sq. miles w/ a population density of 3820.1 people per sq. mile and approx. 3 people per household. Data according to 2000 census.

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Waukegan's Amstutz Expressway is a 'massive purple wart' - Chicago Tribune - The preferred Waukegan future depends on investment and melding the city's lakefront into a seamless oneness. Something bad must be destroyed for something better to be built. That could not occur while the Amstutz existed and industrial pollution ... - Thu, 30 Jul 2015

Talk of the County: Money canceled Waukegan Air Show - Chicago Tribune - Blaming the Waukegan area residents who live near the airport for not allowing their houses to be vacated when in reality it was a financial problem is unacceptable. I would not want to move out of my house. Also, there is no reason they should be ...Air show a no-go in Waukegan - Chicago Daily HeraldWaukegan air show canceled over dispute with residents - Bloomington Pantagraph - Thu, 30 Jul 2015

Talk of the County: Lisa May is the answer for Waukegan - Chicago Tribune - Editor's note: Talk of the County is a reader-generated column of opinions. If you see something you disagree with or think is incorrect, please tell us. Call us at 312-222-4554 or email For a continuously updating blog of ... - Sun, 02 Aug 2015

Dog owners unite at free pit bull clinic in Waukegan - Chicago Tribune - Waukegan Animal Control Director Susan Elliot said the clinic was a success, but she and Bickell Foundation director Alicia Boemi agreed Waukegan will need a follow-up clinic in late August, early September, starting earlier in the day to avoid a ...NHL Stanley Cup winner spends off-season helping pit bulls - KIRO Seattle - Mon, 27 Jul 2015

Waukegan club is becoming a factor in USA Wrestling at national level - Chicago Tribune - Jackson will be a junior at Waukegan and he finished eighth recently at the ASICS/Vaughan USA Wrestling Cadet Nationals, earning All-American honors in the process. He competed at 152 pounds and according to Noble, he's been wrestling "since he was ... - Wed, 29 Jul 2015

Would eliminating the Amstutz improve Waukegan lakefront? - Chicago Tribune - In the middle of a brainstorming session to air out concepts for developing Waukegan's lakefront, the owner of the Michigan-based company charged with creating an "active implementation plan" pointed to one of the shoreline's more obvious features. - Tue, 28 Jul 2015

Hiring Waukegan basketball coach next up for School District 60 board - Chicago Tribune - The search for a new boys basketball coach at Waukegan High School could end at the next School District 60 school board meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 11. According to Nicholas Alajakis, chief public information officer for Waukegan schools, the current ... - Thu, 30 Jul 2015

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