Stormwater Management News
DuPage County Stormwater Management Hosting “Healthy Rivers, Healthy Streams” Workshop
County Stormwater Management and The Conservation Foundation will host a free
“Healthy Rivers, Healthy Streams” workshop from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Dec. 5.
workshop will provide residen
Posted Date: 11/18/2019
Stormwater Management Operating Flood Control Facilities Early Thursday
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
Posted Date: 05/10/2019
Stormwater Management Operating Flood Control Facilities Thursday
County Stormwater Management is continuing operation of all its flood control
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
Stormwater Management is currently operating all of its flood control
facilities early Wednesday.
week, DuPage County received approximately 3.5 to 4.5 inches of rainfall countywide
Posted Date: 05/01/2019
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
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
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
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 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
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