Waukegan Tire Certified Service Center - Waukegan
Family-owned and operated business started in 1968, and now operates four locations in Grayslake, Park City, and Waukegan, IL and Kenosha, WI.
Waukegan Tire, a leader in the tire industry, has been providing personalized service, quality tires, custom wheels, and automotive services for over 50 years to customers in northern Illinois and southeast Wisconsin. Waukegan Tire, as an industry leader has been recognized twice by Tire Review for being a Top Shop. This honor is given to the four independent tire dealers who best represent the attributes and values that make up a successful independent tire business. The company has also been recognized for its leadership role in providing an outstanding customer experience for women.
Waukegan (), is the most populous city in and the county seat of Lake County, Illinois, United States. An industrial suburb of Chicago, Waukegan is situated about 26 miles (42 km) north of Chicago’s city limits. As of the 2020 census, its population was 89,321, ranking it the seventh-most populous city within the Chicago metropolitan area, and the 10th-most populous city in Illinois. Waukegan has a significant working-class population, some poor areas and a small middle-class community. == History == === Founding and 19th century === The site of present-day Waukegan was recorded as Rivière du Vieux Fort ("Old Fort River") and Wakaygagh on a 1778 map by Thomas Hutchins.