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Quality of Life in Lake Forest : Real Estate Advice

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Sun Jun 1, 2008
Tricia answered:
Lake Michigan itself doesn't smell bad. Sometimes it can smell fishy depending on the wind. The smell that is really strong sometimes comes from Abbott Labs in North Chicago. I have talked to some of their scientists that say it is not a harmful smell. They say it would be Erin Brokovich like if you could not smell it.
From my house, a little over a mile from Waukegan harbor, sometimes we can hear the lighthouse and boats racing on the lake.
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