Along the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan to its east, Kenosha boasts a revitalized lakefront area brimming with acclaimed museums, vintage streetcars, historic sites, and a lively Downtown shopping and entertainment district. Kenosha is a vibrant and diverse community full of charm and beauty, of lighthouses and waterfront promenades, of friendly faces and wondrous sights.
Kenosha County has much to offer the nearly 160,000 residents and the hundreds of thousands of visitors we greet each year. From the majestic waters of Lake Michigan to the inland lakes and from the western farm fields to Kenosha's thriving downtown, our County has a great deal to offer.
The mission of the Clerk of Circuit Court Office is to manage and coordinate the general business and financial operation of the Kenosha County Circuit Court.
The mission of the Kenosha County Department of Human Services is to develop, coordinate, and administer a comprehensive network of services to children, youth, families, the elderly, and individuals striving to cope with developmental disabilities, mental illness, and alcohol and drug problems; to preserve and strengthen families, while protecting children from high-risk or abusive situations; to empower individuals and families to become law-abiding and economically self-sufficient; to assure the delivery of public health services necessary to prevent disease; to protect, promote, and preserve a healthy citizenry and environment; to advise and assist military veterans; to provide high quality nursing home services to the elderly and medically disabled; to advocate on behalf of these constituencies on the local, state, and national level.
The Village of Pleasant Prairie is located along the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan on the east and the western half is a rural landscape featuring rambling farms, peaceful lakes and rivers, and scenic nature areas that compel you to slow your pace and relax. They are the southeastern most municipality in Wisconsin.