News You Can Use
Diana O'Kelly, Township Supervisor
October 28, 2019
Household Chemical Waste Collection Event November 2
The Solid Waste Agency of Lake County (SWALCO) is hosting a household chemical waste collection event on Saturday, November 2 from 8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. at the Mundelein Metra Train Station, 205 N. Archer Avenue. Click here to find out what you can drop off.
Mobile DMV Coming to Fremont Township
No REAL ID applications will be processed at this event.
Seniors over 65 can get a free lifetime State ID. If you have moved and your address has changed you can get that changed here. You will need proof of your address.

DMV Mobile Event, November 7 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm More Information

Services provided at the mobile event include:
  • Renewal/Correction of Drivers License
  • New/Renewal/Correction of State ID
  • License Plate stickers
  • Motor Voter Registration with Renewal of DL/ID
  • Organ Donor Registration with Renewal DL/ID
Do You Have the Right Medicare Prescription Drug Plan?
This has been well received by our residents and time slots are filling up quickly.

Medicare's Open Enrollment period begins October 15 and ends December 7. Changes made to your Prescription Drug plan will take effect on January 1, 2020. This is the time of year when all people with Medicare can make changes to their Prescription Drug Plan.

For your convenience, Fremont Township will have a SHIP Counselor available to help you compare your current drug plan to new options to see if a different prescription plan better suits your needs or is less costly. This service is free.

If you would like to make an appointment with the Ship Counselor, please call Nancy at 847 223-2847. The appointments will start on October 15 and go through December 7. You will need to have an online account with medicare and a list of your current prescriptions before making an appointment. You must bring these and your medicare card to the appointment. If you need help in creating on-line access let Nancy know when you call.
Change Your Clocks on November 3 and Your Smoke Detector Batteries
Why do we have daylight savings time? Eight things to know about falling back.
Photography 101
Call Kari Pohar to register for Photography 101. 847 740-6708
50 and Older and Looking For Things to Do?
You don't have to live in the Mundelein Park District area to enjoy their programs.
Fremont Library Hosts Estate Planning 101
Renew Your Passport
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If you missed our passport event but still need to renew your passport, you can do it on your own. Click here for the paperwork.
Looking for a Rules of the Road Review Class?
If you missed our Rules of the Road Review Class, don't fret-Wauconda Township has one scheduled for November 15. Call Melissa at 847 526-2631 to reserve your spot..
What Does the Food Pantry Need?
Many of you ask what you can do to help? We are in need of size 4 and 5 diapers.
Our food needs are spaghetti sauce, crackers, instant flavored oatmeal, applesauce, canned fruit, rice, sloppy joe Sauce, jelly, cereal and side dishes. We are also in need of toiletries- (shampoo, conditioner, deodorant) and cleaning supplies.
Sign Up For Low Income Energy Assistance
Appointments are now being taken at Fremont Township for Fremont Township residents who meet the income guidelines. If you know residents that meet this criteria, please have them call Nancy at 847 223-2847 to schedule an appointment. Currently, appointments are being taken for Seniors and People with disabilities. Beginning December 1, 2019 all others who meet the income guidelines may apply.
Household Size
Gross Monthly Income
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
$1561.00
$2114.00
$2666.00
$3219.00
$3771.00
$4324.00
$4876.00
Creating Beautiful Native Communities
Round Lake Beach Cultural and Civic Center
 2007 North Civic Center Way
Round Lake Beach, IL.
Saturday, November 9, 2019 from 8:30 am -1:30 pm
Wild Ones 2019 Conference, Creating Beautiful Native Communities, presented by the Lake to Prairie Chapter. This conference will provide a wealth of information for people new to the native plant idea as well as the practiced native gardener.


Lake Forest Civic Orchestra Presents Heroes
  • Sunday November 17, 2019 • 4:00pm
John & Nancy Hughes Theater
Gorton Community Center
Program:
Co-Music Director Robert Nordling conducts:
Heroes
Stephenson – Celebration Overture
Mahler – Songs of a Wayfarer, Erika Lawson, Soprano
Eldar – A Thousand Tongues “Mutable Music III”
Borodin – Symphony No 2 in b minor
50 And Older and Looking For Things To Do?
You don't have to be a resident in the Mundelein Park District to enjoy their program.
Election Judges Needed
Election Judges are needed. Call 847 377-2408 or click here to learn more.
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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   
Transportation Options in Fremont Township
Access to Transportation
Eligible residents of Fremont Township have access to two Pace Dial a Ride services.

Donate Diapers to Fremont Township
We accept diaper donations for children and adults. If you have diapers you are no longer in need of, please consider donating them to Fremont Township. We do accept open bags.

If you are aware of Fremont Township residents in need of diapers,( children or adult) please have them contact our office at 847 223-2847.
Electronic Recycling Opportunities
Prairieland Disposal and Recycling
21N988 Pepper Road, Lake Barrington, IL 
Monday - Friday ​8:00 am to 3:00 pm
​Saturday ​8:00 am to NOON​
​Closed on Legal Holidays
No cost for Lake County residents
​Businesses are prohibited
​LIMIT OF TEN ITEMS PER VISIT INCLUDING ONE TV
​(excluding misc. cords and cables)

Grayslake: Public Works Facility
585 Berry Avenue, Grayslake, IL
​Monday - Friday 7:00 am to 3:30 pm Saturday ​8:00 am to NOON
​Excluding Holidays
Also Accepting:
​Clothing & Textiles, Shoes,
​Mixed Paper, Cardboard,
​Plastic Containers, Glass Bottles & Jars,
​Steel Cans, Food Scraps 
Grant Township: Road District Facility
26535 Molidor Road, Ingleside, IL
​Monday - Friday 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
​Excluding Holidays
No cost to Lake County residents
​Business are prohibited
​LIMIT OF TEN ITEMS PER VISIT
​​(excluding misc. cords and cables)


Highland Park: Recycling Center
1180 Half Day Road, Highland Park, IL
​Every Tuesday 7:00 am to 1:00 pm
​1st Saturday of the month 7:00 am to 1:00 pm
​​Excluding Holidays
Also Accepting:
​Clothing and Textiles, Shoes,
Polystyrene Foam: Cup, Containers &
​Packaging, Fluorescent Light Bulbs 
Recycle Bedding, Shoes, Eye Glasses, Hearing Aids, Flags Textiles and Yarn at Fremont Township
We accept eyeglasses, hearing aids and yarn
 No Pillows!!!!!!
If you have used towels, sheets or blankets that need to be recycled, bring them to Fremont Township to be donated to local Animal Shelters and Rescues.
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Bring your American Flag to Fremont Township to ensure it is disposed of properly.

Did you know 85 percent of clothing ends up in the landfill? Bring your new, gently used, and used clothing to be reused or recycled.

Use our textile bin in our parking lot.  Click here for a list of acceptable items.

 Fremont Township Representatives

    
Supervisor

Highway Commissioner

Assessor

Clerk 

Trustees

Next Board Meeting-
Monday, November 4, at 6:30 pm