Winnebago County
Illinois
Watch County Board Meetings Online - Starting on 3/10/16, you will now be able to watch the County Board meetings live online. MORE >

LZ Peace Memorial - The LZ Peace Memorial is a place of honor for those veterans who served our country, in war and in peace. This memorial stands as a testimony to those soldiers from Winnebago County who made the ultimate sacrifice at a time of great conflict. We’re located at Midway Village Museum, 6799 Guilford Road, in Rockford, Illinois. MORE >

Phantom Regiment - The Phantom Regiment is a youth organization dedicated to the development of self-esteem and self-reliance. MORE >

Windsor Lake - Paddle and Trail and the Rockford Park District are looking to make Windsor Lake a year-round facility and would like your input on winter recreational activities! MORE >

Fair Housing - The Fair Housing Project at Prairie State Legal Services investigates possible housing discrimination, assists clients to resolve fair housing disputes with housing providers and conducts community legal education on fair housing rights and responsibilities. MORE >

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Welcome!

Winnebago County is nestled in the north-central part of Illinois  and is home to a work force that is second to none, including a booming aerospace industry that continues to make its mark around the world.

While manufacturing continues to be the county's largest industry  it is also home to three major medical centers and thousands of acres of the most bountiful farmland in the state. With access to Interstate highways, rail, and a top-rated regional airport, the sky is the limit when it comes to economic opportunity.

Winnebago County offers more than ten thousand acres of forest preserves and parks, Anderson Japanese Gardens, Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens, Khlem Arboretum and Botanic Garden and numerous museums, bike paths, and year-round recreational opportunities.

Winnebago County is focused on increased job growth, expanded educational opportunities, enhanced public health and safety and a superior quality of life.

Click here to find out more about Winnebago County.

 

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Winnebago County
404 Elm Street
Rockford, IL 61101
OFC: (815) 319-4444

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