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Diana O'Kelly, Township Supervisor

August 9, 2022

Passport Event Hours Changed

The Clerk of the Circuit Court changed the hours of the passport event schedule Saturday due to staffing.

They will only have four people to process passports and the event is from 9 am til noon on Saturday August 13 at our administrative office at 22385 Illinois Route 60, at the back of the building in our lower level.   

Thank you for your patience.

Make sure you have both

Personal Check or Money Order for Application Fee and Cash or Debit/Credit Card for Certified Mailing Fee and Passport Photos (if you don't bring them with you)

We don't want you to be frustrated because you don't have both methods to pay!


 Application Requirements Adult 16 years or older

  Application Requirements Minor 15 years or younger

  Application Requirements Adult Spanish 16 years or older

  Application Requirements Minor Spanish 15 years or younger

  Passport Application Form DS-11

 Passport renewal Application Form DS-82

Passport processing times are subject to change. Please visit the U.S. Department of State's website for the most up to date information regarding passport services.


ALL of the below must be applicable:

  • You must have in your possession your most recent U.S. passport book and/or U.S. passport card which must be submitted with the renewal Application
  • You were at least 16 years old when your most recent U.S. passport book and/or passport card was issued.
  • Your most recent U.S. passport book and/or card that you are renewing was ISSUED less than 15 years ago
  • Your most recent U.S. passport book and/or card that you are renewing has not been limited from the normal ten year validity period due to passport damage/mutilation, multiple passport thefts/losses, or non compliance with 22 C.F.R.51.41. (Please see back pages of your U.S. passport book for endorsement information)
  • You use the same name as issued on your most recent U.S. passport book and/or U.S. passport card OR you have had your name changed by marriage or court order and can submit proper certified documentation to reflect your name change. 

If any one of the above do not apply or if your passport has been expired for more than 5 years you will need to fill out a New Passport Application Form DS-11 

More Information

Grand Dominion Car Show Sunday August 14

We hope to see you at the annual Grand Dominion Car Show on Sunday!  This is a huge fund raiser for our food pantry and such a great car show.  Come have a great time and help us support our neighbors in need!

Second Installment of Property Taxes Due September 6

September 6th is the due date for the 2nd installment of property taxes.

Use $0 eCheck feature and save yourself a stamp! Pay online or by phone.

Questions?  Call 847 377-2323

Mobile Home Tax Bills Due September 12th

If you're a mobile home owner, tax bills were mailed out July 15th. The due date for mobile taxes is September 12th. 

Pay online or over the phone for free when you use an eCheck. Questions?  Call 847 377-2323

Is The State Holding Your Money?

The State Treasurer is holding more than 3.5 billion dollars in unclaimed funds for Illinoisans. The State holds these lost funds until they are claimed by either the original owner or their heirs. Property is returned at no cost with the proper identification.

Click here to see if they have your money.

Interested In A Blood Drive at Fremont Township?

We are trying to gauge if there is any interest in Fremont Township hosting a blood drive.

Red Cross requires an interest of at least 40 donors in order to schedule an event. If you would be interested in donating at our location on a weekday during working hours, please email Joe Herchenbach at

Sign Up For Our Cert Classes

Are you prepared for the unexpected?

Is the safety of your family a priority to you?

Do you have a preparedness plan for your family?

Do you know where your gas shut off is or how to turn off the electricity to your home?

These and other safety questions are answered in the emergency preparedness class being offered by Fremont Cert.

Questions? Call Lou Bruno at 847 471-0156 or email Judy at

The dates of the classes are

October 7 6 to 9 pm

October 8 8 am til 5 pm

October 9 8 am til 5 pm 

October 15 10 am til 3 pm

What Does The Food Pantry Need?

We appreciate the calls asking what we need for our food pantry. We are in need of toilet paper.

50 and Over and Looking For Things to Do?

Check out the August schedule at the Mundelein Park District.

Click here for their new schedule.

Your Donations Go To Local Rescues

The local animal shelters are in need of sheets, towels, small throw rugs and blankets. There is a bin on our front porch at 22385 Route 60, Mundelein, if you have any old bedding you would like to donate. No pillows! The donations get distributed to shelters. We also accept leashes, collars, toys, pet food etc.

Recycle Items at Fremont Township

Our shoe bin is also on our front porch and we are accepting shoes to be recycled and reused. Please tie or rubberband the shoes together when you drop them off.

We accept yarn in our office.

We accept eyeglasses and hearing aids in our office.

We accept American Flags in our office.

The textile bin is also open and is located in our parking lot. Click here to see what we accept.

Email Us With Your Comments For Our Board of Trustees

If you have comments for our board, and can't make our meetings, please email Chris McCann at with your comments.
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If you need to contact me, please call the office at 847 223-2847 or my cell at 847 833-1019.
Diana O'Kelly
Fremont Township Supervisor  

Fremont Township Representatives


Diana O'Kelly


Alicia Dodd

Highway Commissioner

Joe Herchenbach


Christina McCann 



Connie Shanahan

Jeri Atleson

Keith Voss

Nick Dollenmaier

Next Board Meeting, September 12 at 6:30 pm

Important Links

Illinois 60/83 Study

Report Blocked Railroad Crossing

Pace Options in Fremont Township

State of Illinois Unclaimed Money

Lake County Crimestoppers 

Village of Grayslake 

Village of Hawthorn Woods 

Village of Mundelein 

Village of Round Lake

Village of Round Lake Park

Village of Wauconda 

 Lake County 

 Fremont Township 

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