About us


The Mettawa Open Lands Association promotes quality open space in the Mettawa area to maintain its rural use, and encourages protection of public and private open lands. MOLA actively welcomes participation of all interested people. We are a non-profit organization run by volunteers and funded by donations. Please consider becoming a member or making a donation. Membership is open to anyone.

Board of Directors
Larry Falbe (President)
Keith Gray (Secretary)
Denis Bohm (Treasurer)
Bob Busscher
Karen Carruthers
Linda Gardner Phillips
Armin Gerhardt
Tom Heinz
Drew Johnson
Mark Meluso
Pam Sheldon
Tim Towne

Honorary Board Members:
Stephen Christy
Cheryl Pytlarz (President, 2006-2012)

The Village of Mettawa is located in Lake County, Illinois.

Encouraging Quality Open Space