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Algonquin Township is the largest township in McHenry County, with a population of 88,389 as of the 2010 Census. The Township includes the communities of Algonquin, Barrington Hills, Cary, Crystal Lake, Fox River Grove, Lake In The Hills, Village of Port Barrington, Lakewood, Oakwood Hills, and Trout Valley.

We are located at 3702 U.S. Highway 14, Crystal Lake, IL, 60014. Business hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 am. to 4:00pm. The Assessorís office is open until 5:00 pm. 


Monthly Township meetings, which take place at the Township office, are held on the second Wednesday of each month at 7pm.  In addition, the Township conducts an Annual Town Meeting on the second Tuesday in April at 7pm. 

The Algonquin Township team takes considerable pride in serving the needs of residents in our vast geographic area.  Please let us know how we can be of service to you.

Chunn's Burying Ground

T.R. Chunn & Joshua M. Stevens were partners and the original settlers and owners of this property. Chunn died the day after Christmas in 1843 and was buried here on his property, hence the name of the cemetery. His partner Joshua Stevens also died shortly thereafter. The cemetery came back into Chunn ownership in 1860 when C.C. Chunn bought it for $25.

This cemetery has also been known as Oak Glen Cemetery named after the Oak Glen grist mill in the vicinity. The neighboring residence is the former Oak Glen school which was started in the 1950's and continued classes well after the turn-of-the-century. Over 100 graves were located here prior to some of them being relocated to Algonquin Cemetery. Now there are just a few headstones and several unmarked graves.

After the cemetery fell into a state of neglect, a local group including members of the former school started in 1989 to clean up the old cemetery which is now maintained by Algonquin Township. Major cemeteries all have old burials in them, but it is these smaller ones that need to be particularly remembered as this one is recognized with landmark designation today.

Algonquin Township 
3702 U.S. Highway 14
Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Phone: (847) 639-2700
Fax: (847) 639-4529

Assessor Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Phone: (847) 639-2700
Fax: (847) 639-8638

2015-2016 Town Fund Budget

2015-2016 Road District

2014-2015 Town Fund Budget

2014-2015 Road District Budget

2013-2014  Budget

Levy for Town Fund 2014

 Levy for Road Bridge 2014

Levy for Town Fund 2015

 Levy for Road Bridge 2015

Public Disclosure of Total Compensation

Daniel J. Shea
Russell W. Cardelli
Larry Emery

Melissa A. Sanchez


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