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  • Stormwater Management Hosting Sustainable Landscaping Seminar on May 6

    news Stormwater Management Hosting Lawn Care Seminar on May 6 2014-04-17 Sponsored by DuPage County Stormwater Management and The Conservation Foundation, DuPage County municipalities, park districts and other interested parties are invited to a free Natural Lawn Care Seminar on Tuesday, May 6 at Cant
    Posted Date: 04/17/2014
  • DuPage County and SCARCE Hold Eighth Annual Sustainable Design Challenge

    press DuPage County and SCARCE Hold Eighth Annual Sustainable Design Challenge 2014-04-09 Mary Mitros 630.407.6706 Students from several DuPage County high schools displayed their green building projects to the public at the eighth annual Sustainable Design Challenge today at the County’s JTK
    Posted Date: 04/09/2014
  • Stormwater Management Urges Residents to be Mindful of Water Quality this Spring

    press Stormwater Management Urges Residents to be Mindful of Water Quality this Spring 2014-04-07 Mary Mitros 630.407.6706 DuPage County Stormwater Management is encouraging residents to be mindful of water quality this spring. Property owners may consider practicing natural lawn care and implementing
    Posted Date: 04/07/2014
  • DuPage County and SCARCE Host Sustainable Design Challenge for Local High Schools

    press DuPage County and SCARCE Host Sustainable Design Challenge for Local High Schools 2014-04-07 Mary Mitros 630.407.6706 Students from several DuPage County high schools will display their sustainable building design projects to the public at the eighth annual Sustainable Design Challenge
    Posted Date: 04/07/2014
  • Stormwater Management March Newsletter Available Online

    news Stormwater Management March Newsletter Available Online 2014-04-01 The DuPage County Stormwater Management March e-newsletter is now available online.  Download the March Newsletter   View Past Newsletters   Sign up for the Newsletter  
    Posted Date: 04/01/2014
  • Stormwater Management Awards Water Quality Grant Recipients

    press Stormwater Management Awards Water Quality Grant Recipients 2014-04-01 Mary Mitros 630.407.6706 The DuPage County Stormwater Management Planning Committee awarded the 2014 recipients of the County’s Water Quality Improvement Program grant today. In total, six projects countywide were selected –
    Posted Date: 04/01/2014
  • Stormwater Management Co-Sponsoring Advanced Hydric Soil Course

    news Stormwater Management Co-Sponsoring Advanced Hydric Soil Course 2014-03-20 Advanced Hydric Soil Course Thursday, June 26 - Friday, June 27, 2014 Save the date for this Advanced Hydric Soil Course, which is presented by the Illinois Soil Classifiers Association and co-sponsored by DuPage County
    Posted Date: 03/20/2014
  • Stormwater Management to Host Lunch and Learn Webinars

    news Stormwater Management to Host Lunch and Learn Webinars 2014-03-17 DuPage County Stormwater Management is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a series of free webinars from the Center for Watershed Protection throughout the year.
    Posted Date: 03/17/2014
  • Stormwater Management February Newsletter Available Online

    news Stormwater Management February Newsletter Available Online 2014-02-25 The DuPage County Stormwater Management February e-newsletter is now available online.  Download the February Newsletter   View Past Newsletters   Sign up for the Newsletter  
    Posted Date: 02/25/2014
  • Stormwater Management Continues to Monitor River Levels

    news Stormwater Management Continues to Monitor River Levels 2014-02-21 DuPage County Stormwater Management operated the Spring Creek Reservoir (Bloomingdale) Thursday afternoon ceasing operation Thursday evening, but continues to monitor river levels. Approximately a half an inch to 1.3 inch
    Posted Date: 02/21/2014
  • Stormwater Management Anticipates Operation of Flood Control Facilities on Thursday

    news Stormwater Management Anticipates Operation of Flood Control Facilities on Thursday 2014-02-20 DuPage County Stormwater Management is anticipating activation of the County’s flood control facilities Thursday based on forecasted precipitation. The National Weather Service forecast predicts
    Posted Date: 02/20/2014
  • Stormwater Management Hosting Green Infrastructure Symposium on February 27

    press Stormwater Management Hosting Green Infrastructure Symposium on February 27 2014-02-05 Mary Mitros 630.407.6706 DuPage County Stormwater Management and The Conservation Foundation are hosting a free Green Infrastructure Symposium on Thursday, February 27 from 7:45 A.M. to 11:45 A.M.
    Posted Date: 02/05/2014
  • Stormwater Management January Newsletter Available Online

    news Stormwater Management January Newsletter Available Online 2014-01-27 The DuPage County Stormwater Management January e-newsletter is now available online.  Download the January Newsletter   View Past Newsletters   Sign up for the Newsletter  
    Posted Date: 01/27/2014
  • Stormwater Management Hosting Green Infrastructure Symposium

    DuPage County Stormwater Management and The Conservation Foundation will host a free Green Infrastructure Symposium on Thursday, February 27 from 7:45 A.M. to 11:45 A.M. at North Central College (325 E. Benton Ave., Naperville).  
    Posted Date: 01/23/2014
  • Stormwater Management Applauds Morton Arboretum's Sustainable Deicing Methods

    Rock salt, or sodium chloride, can also dry out landscape plants, which causes damage that may not be visible until spring or even years later. The risk is greatest for plants along drives and walkways. To minimize damage, the Arboretum looked to National Seed in Lisle, which provides the beet juice for the mixture, called Ice Bite. The Arboretum is one of the first locations in the area that has utilized this new treatment, which is prepared on-site.   
    Posted Date: 01/22/2014
  • Stormwater Management Does Not Anticipate Operation of Flood Control Facilities

    DuPage County Stormwater Management does not anticipate operation of flood control facilities this weekend based on current rainfall forecasts of three-quarters of an inch Friday into early Saturday.
    Posted Date: 01/10/2014