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Stormwater Management News

  • Stormwater Management Opens Public Comment Period for Draft St. Joseph Creek Watershed Plan

    news Stormwater Management Opens Public Comment Period for Draft St. Joseph Creek Watershed Plan 2020-12-02 The DuPage County Stormwater Management Planning Committee voted Tuesday to open the public comment period for the draft St. Joseph Creek Watershed Plan. Comments will be accepted through Janua

    Posted Date: 12/02/2020
  • DuPage County, Village of Bensenville Awarded “Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement” for Stormwater Project

    news DuPage County, Village of Bensenville Awarded “Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement” for Stormwater Project 2020-11-13 The Illinois Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ISASCE) presented DuPage County Stormwater Management and the Village of Bensenville’s Redmond Reservoir Ex

    Posted Date: 11/13/2020
  • DuPage County Awards Water Quality, Earth Flags to Village of Clarendon Hills

    news DuPage County Awards Water Quality, Earth Flags to Village of Clarendon Hills 2020-10-21 Members of the DuPage County Board, in partnership with SCARCE, recognized the Village of Clarendon Hills Monday for their commitment to sustainability. The Village was awarded both a DuPage County Water Qua

    Posted Date: 10/21/2020
  • Stormwater Management Accepting Applications for Water Quality Grant

    news Stormwater Management Accepting Applications for Water Quality Grant 2020-10-07 The DuPage County Stormwater Management Planning Committee voted Tuesday to begin accepting grant proposals for projects aimed at improving the quality of the County’s waterbodies.  In its 22nd year, the W

    Posted Date: 10/07/2020
  • Stormwater Management Hosting Water Quality Webinars

    news Stormwater Management Hosting Water Quality Webinars 2020-08-20 In partnership with The Conservation Foundation, DuPage County Stormwater Management is hosting a monthly Water Quality Webinar series. Open to everyone, these free webinars will provide tips on ways to protect local waterways and e

    Posted Date: 08/20/2020
  • Stormwater Management Awards Water Quality Grant Funding

    news Stormwater Management Awards Water Quality Grant Funding 2020-07-21 The DuPage County Board voted last week to enter into intergovernmental agreements (IGA) with several recipients of this year’s DuPage County Stormwater Management’s Water Quality Improvement Program grant. In total, the Board a

    Posted Date: 07/21/2020
  • Stormwater Management Hosting Technical Webinars

    news Stormwater Management Hosting Technical Webinars 2020-06-03 With the cancellation of DuPage County Stormwater Management's annual in-person "Pollution Prevention Seminar for MS4 Communities," the event has been moved into a webinar format to be held over two days. The first webinar, scheduled for J

    Posted Date: 06/03/2020
  • DuPage County, SCARCE Award Sustainable Design Challenge Top Prizes

    DuPage County Stormwater Management and SCARCE awarded the top prizes for this year’s 14th annual Sustainable Design Challenge, which was held virtually for the first time in its history.

    Posted Date: 06/02/2020
  • Stormwater Management Continues Operating Flood Control Facilities Sunday

    news Stormwater Management Continues Operating Flood Control Facilities Sunday 2020-05-17 DuPage County Stormwater Management continues to operate all its flood control facilities in response to rainfall accumulated since Thursday, as well as forecasted rainfall throughout the day Sunday

    Posted Date: 05/17/2020
  • Stormwater Management Operating Flood Control Facilities Early Friday

    news Stormwater Management Operating Flood Control Facilities Early Friday 2020-05-15 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 Fawell Dam (Naperville

    Posted Date: 05/15/2020
  • DuPage County and SCARCE Hosting Virtual 14th Annual Sustainable Design Challenge for Local High Schools

    news DuPage County and SCARCE Hosting Virtual 14th Annual Sustainable Design Challenge for Local High Schools 2020-04-17 DuPage County and SCARCE have transitioned their 14 th annual Sustainable Design Challenge, previously scheduled in-person for April 21, into a virtual format. The Sustainable Desi

    Posted Date: 04/17/2020
  • Stormwater Permit Application Submittal Update

    news Stormwater Permit Application Update 2020-03-16 Due to the containment efforts to control COVID-19, DuPage County Stormwater Management will not be able to process any paper copies of stormwater permit applications effective immediately until further notice. If an applicant wishes to submit electro

    Posted Date: 03/16/2020
  • DuPage County Stormwater Management Names Water Quality Grant Recipients

    news DuPage County Stormwater Management Names Water Quality Grant Recipients 2020-03-04 The DuPage County Stormwater Management Planning Committee voted Tuesday to approve the 2020 recipients of the County’s Water Quality Improvement Program grant. In total, the Committee selected six projects count

    Posted Date: 03/04/2020
  • DuPage County and SCARCE Hosting 14th Annual Sustainable Design Challenge for Local High Schools

    DuPage County and SCARCE are now accepting project proposals from local high school students for the 14th annual Sustainable Design Challenge. Scheduled for April 21, the Sustainable Design Challenge encourages students to construct building and landscape models using environmental and water-friendly design practices.
    Posted Date: 02/12/2020
  • Stormwater Management Hosting Virtual Workshops

    In partnership with The Conservation Foundation, DuPage County Stormwater Management (SWM) will host a series of free watershed workshops this spring to connect environmentally minded individuals and organizations in preserving local streams and rivers. 
    Posted Date: 01/24/2020
  • Stormwater Management Collecting Water Quality Program Input

    The DuPage County Stormwater Management Planning Committee will hold a public meeting as part of their regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, February 4, 2020 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 on the DuPage County Water Quality Program. 

    Posted Date: 01/24/2020