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Stormwater Management News

  • Stormwater Management Operating Flood Control Facilities Early Thursday

    news Stormwater Management Operating Flood Control Facilities Early Thursday 2019-10-03 DuPage County Stormwater Management is currently operating the Elmhurst Quarry Flood Control, Wood Dale-Itasca Reservoir (Wood Dale) and Spring Creek Reservoir (Bloomingdale) on Salt Creek and the Armstrong Park Rese

    Posted Date: 10/03/2019
  • Stormwater Management Accepting Applications for Water Quality Grant

    news Stormwater Management Accepting Applications for Water Quality Grant 2019-10-02 The DuPage County Stormwater Management Committee voted Tuesday to begin accepting grant proposals for projects aimed at improving the quality of the County’s waterbodies. In its 21st year, the Water Quality I

    Posted Date: 10/02/2019
  • DuPage Stormwater Management Hosts Elmhurst Quarry Tours Saturday

    news DuPage Stormwater Management Hosts Elmhurst Quarry Tours Saturday 2019-09-21 In partnership with the Elmhurst History Museum, DuPage County Stormwater Management opened its Elmhurst Quarry Flood Control Facility to a sold-out crowd on Saturday. More than 500 people registered to get a rare, ins

    Posted Date: 09/21/2019
  • DuPage Stormwater Management to Host Elmhurst Quarry Tours on Sept. 21

    news DuPage Stormwater Management to Host Elmhurst Quarry Tours on Sept. 21 2019-08-20 In partnership with the Elmhurst History Museum, DuPage County Stormwater Management will offer the public a rare opportunity to tour its Elmhurst Quarry Flood Control Facility on Saturday, Sept. 21. Stormwater Manag

    Posted Date: 08/20/2019
  • Stormwater Management Hosting Informational Exhibits this Summer

    news Stormwater Management Hosting Informational Exhibits this Summer 2019-06-26 DuPage County Stormwater Management is hosting informational exhibits at local community events this summer. The booths provide information on how to keep local streams and rivers clean, as well as engage attendees in inter

    Posted Date: 06/26/2019
  • Stormwater Management Earns National Awards

    news Stormwater Management Earns National Awards 2019-05-16 The National Association of Counties (NACo) is pleased to grant DuPage County Stormwater Management two 2019 Achievement Awards for its Shared Services Program, which received “Best in Category” for Community and Economic Development, and it

    Posted Date: 05/16/2019
  • DuPage County, SCARCE Award Sustainable Design Challenge Top Prizes

    news DuPage County, SCARCE Award Sustainable Design Challenge Top Prizes 2019-05-10 During their monthly meeting on Tuesday, the DuPage County Stormwater Management Committee held an awards ceremony to honor the top groups from this year’s 13 th annual Sustainable Design Challenge. “It’s

    Posted Date: 05/10/2019
  • Stormwater Management Operating Flood Control Facilities Thursday

    news Stormwater Management Operating Flood Control Facilities Thursday 2019-05-02 DuPage County Stormwater Management is continuing operation of all its flood control facilities Thursday. Throughout the week, DuPage County received approximately 4.5 to 5.5 inches of rainfall countywide with th

    Posted Date: 05/02/2019
  • Stormwater Management Operating Flood Control Facilities Wednesday

    news Stormwater Management Operating Flood Control Facilities Wednesday 2019-05-01 DuPage County Stormwater Management is currently operating all of its flood control facilities early Wednesday. Throughout the week, DuPage County received approximately 3.5 to 4.5 inches of rainfall countywide

    Posted Date: 05/01/2019
  • Stormwater Management Operating Flood Control Facilities Monday

    DuPage County Stormwater Management is currently operating the Elmhurst Quarry Flood Control Facility, Spring Creek Reservoir (Bloomingdale) and the Armstrong Park Reservoirs (Carol Stream), as well as all smaller, gravity-operated flood control facilities. 

    Posted Date: 04/29/2019
  • DuPage County, SCARCE Hold 13th Annual Sustainable Design Challenge

    Students from several DuPage County high schools displayed their green building projects to the public at the 13th annual Sustainable Design Challenge on Tuesday, held at DuPage County’s Administration Building in Wheaton.

     

    Posted Date: 04/16/2019
  • Stormwater Management Opens Public Comment Period for Revised Countywide Stormwater Ordinance

    The DuPage County Stormwater Management Planning Committee voted Tuesday to open the public comment period for the revised DuPage County Countywide Stormwater and Floodplain Ordinance (Ordinance). Comments will be accepted through April 22. 

    Posted Date: 04/03/2019
  • DuPage County Stormwater Management Names Water Quality Grant Recipients

    The DuPage County Stormwater Management Planning Committee voted last week to approve the 2019 recipients of the County’s Water Quality Improvement Program grant.

    Posted Date: 03/13/2019
  • DuPage County and SCARCE Hosting 13th Annual Sustainable Design Challenge for Local High Schools

    DuPage County and SCARCE are now accepting project proposals from local high school students for the 13th annual Sustainable Design Challenge. Scheduled for April 16, the Sustainable Design Challenge encourages students to construct building and landscape models using environmental and water-friendly design practices.

    Posted Date: 02/15/2019
  • DuPage County Collecting Input on Water Quality Program

    The DuPage County Stormwater Management Planning Committee will hold a public meeting as part of their regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at 7:30 a.m. in the County Board Room at 421 North County Farm Road, Wheaton, Illinois to allow the public to provide input as to the adequacy of the DuPage County Water Quality Program.

    Posted Date: 01/24/2019