New Resident Information

Welcome to Lake Zurich

If you are a new resident, you probably have many questions on your mind. How do I get my phone hooked up? Who handles trash pick-up? What is the local newspaper? This page is designed to help new residents find local resources.

Here is the Resident Guide to Your New Home:


Welcome To Lake Zurich - New Resident Guide

Water Service

Provided by the Village of Lake Zurich
  • Village Hall, 70 E. Main Street, Lake Zurich, IL 60047
  • Customer Service: 847-438-5141 (Finance Department)
  • Hours: 8:00 am through 4:30 pm on weekdays

Electrical Service

Provided by ComEd

Natural Gas Service

Provided by Nicor Gas

Refuse (Garbage) Collection - Residential

Provided by Waste Management

Cable / TV / Phone / Internet


Local Newspaper

Lake Zurich Courier
  • Customer Service: 877-855-7722

  • Subscribe: 800-680-2068
  • Web:
Alternate Energy Suppliers

Residents may choose from alternate suppliers for natural gas and electric.  Information is readily available on the Internet.