McHenry County Council of Government

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McHenry County Council of Governments

Established in 1976, the McHenry County Council of Governments is a cohesive network of governmental bodies who seek to foster cooperation between all levels of government.  The purpose of the McHenry County Council of Governments is to uphold and advocate principles of effective local government, facilitate solutions to regional issues and otherwise lesson the burdens of government.

MCCG Golf Outing - Thursday, August 18th

We still have hole, event hole and beverage cart sponsorship's available.  
 Click here to find more information about the Outing or to sponsor.  

Also, if you are interested in golfing, but do not have a full foursome, no worries!  Please contact Chalen Daigle at and I can arrange a group for you.
July Membership Meeting
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Pistakee Yacht Club
3300 Rocky Beach Lane
Johnsburg, IL 60051

Boat Cruise leaves at 4 p.m.
Cocktail Reception at 5:30 p.m.
Buffet Dinner at 6:30

The MCCG July Membership Meeting will be Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at the Pistakee Yacht Club.  We are excited to announce that President Ed Hettermann and the Village of Johnsburg have arranged for a boat cruise through the Pistakee Bay and the Chain O' Lakes.  Please review the attached invitation for more information, including the start time for the cruise. 

To RSVP for the meeting, please contact Crystal Ulen at by Friday, July 22. When you RSVP please indicate if you will be joining us for the boat cruise.  We look forward to seeing you in Johnsburg!

Thank you to Mayor Chuck Sass and the Village of Huntley for hosting the June Membership Meeting.  Also a big thank you to Lt. Governor Evelyn Sanguinetti for stopping by and talking with our members.  We greatly appreciate it. 

Important Dates for 2016

July Membership Meeting - Wednesday, July 27, 2016
MCCG Annual Golf Outing - Thursday, August 18, 2016 at Cary Country Club
September Membership Meeting - Wednesday, September 28, 2016
October Membership Meeting - Wednesday, October 26, 2016
November Membership Meeting - Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Annual Holiday Dinner - Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Save the Date......



Algonquin Township

Barrington Hills

Bull Valley


Crystal Lake

Fox River Grove

Grafton Township




Holiday Hills


Island Lake


Lake in the Hills




McCullom Lake


McHenry County

McHenry Township

Prairie Grove


Riley Township


Spring Grove

Trout Valley



Executive Committee

President Rick Mack

Village of Ringwood

MCCG President

Mayor Mark Kownick

Village of Cary

MCCG Vice-President

Mayor Charles Sass

Village of Huntley

MCCG Treasurer

Mayor Donald Lockhart

City of Marengo

MCCG Secretary

Supervisor Craig Adams

McHenry Township

Chairman of the Finance Committee

President Peter Koenig

Village of Richmond
Chairman of the

Legislative Committee

President John Schmitt

Village of Algonquin
Chairman of the

Transportation Committee

President Terry Counley
Village of McCullom Lake
Chairman of the Water Policy
Task Force

President Robert Nunamaker

Village of Fox River Grove

Chairman of the

Mayors Caucus

Chairman Joe Gottemoller
McHenry County Board

Chalen Daigle

Executive Director

44 N. Virginia

Suite 2-A

Crystal Lake, IL 60014

815-477-2090 (p)