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Wheaton, Illinois
 

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  • DuPage County Stormwater Management Hosting Water Quality Webinars

    news DuPage County Stormwater Management Hosting Water Quality Webinars 2021-10-05 In partnership with The Conservation Foundation, SWM is hosting month Water Quality Lunch ‘N Learns. Open to everyone, these free workshops will provide tips on ways to protect local waterways and ecosystems. Beginning in

    Posted Date: 10/05/2021
  • DuPage County Stormwater Management Accepting Applications for Water Quality Grant

    news DuPage County Stormwater Management Accepting Applications for Water Quality Grant 2021-10-05 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 waterways. In its 23rd

    Posted Date: 10/05/2021
  • Stormwater Management Operating Flood Control Facilities Saturday

    news Stormwater Management Operating Flood Control Facilities Saturday 2021-06-26 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 Reserv

    Posted Date: 06/26/2021
  • DuPage County, SCARCE Award Sustainable Design Challenge Top Prizes

    During their meeting on Tuesday, the DuPage County Stormwater Management Committee honored the award-winning entries in this year’s 15th annual Sustainable Design Challenge, which was held virtually. 
    Posted Date: 06/01/2021
  • DuPage County Recognized for Flood Mitigation Efforts

    news DuPage County Recognized for Flood Mitigation Efforts 2021-03-11 The Illinois Association of Floodplain and Stormwater Managers (IAFSM) presented DuPage County with the 2021 “Mitigation” award during their annual conference, held virtually on Thursday, March 11.  The award recognizes indi

    Posted Date: 03/11/2021
  • DuPage County Stormwater Management Names Water Quality Grant Recipients

    news DuPage County Stormwater Management Names Water Quality Grant Recipients 2021-03-02 The DuPage County Stormwater Management Planning Committee voted Tuesday to approve the 2021 recipients of the County’s Water Quality Improvement Program grant. In total, the Committee selected six projects county

    Posted Date: 03/02/2021
  • DuPage County Stormwater Management Monitoring River Elevations Friday

    news DuPage County Stormwater Management Monitoring River Elevations Friday 2021-02-26 DuPage County Stormwater Management staff, led by Stormwater Committee Chairman Jim Zay, are currently observing stream elevations during the ongoing snowmelt. The National Weather Service is forecasting lig

    Posted Date: 02/26/2021
  • DuPage County and SCARCE Hosting 15th Annual Sustainable Design Challenge for Local High Schools

    news DuPage County and SCARCE Hosting 15th Annual Sustainable Design Challenge for Local High Schools 2021-02-08 DuPage County and SCARCE are now accepting project proposals from local high school students for the 15 th annual Sustainable Design Challenge. The Sustainable Design Challenge, which enco

    Posted Date: 02/08/2021
  • DuPage County Stormwater Management Opens Public Comment Period for Draft Winfield Creek Watershed Plan

    news DuPage County Stormwater Management Opens Public Comment Period for Draft Winfield Creek Watershed Plan 2021-02-03 The DuPage County Stormwater Management Planning Committee voted Tuesday to open the public comment period for both the draft Phase 2 Addendum to the Winfield Creek Watershed Plan a

    Posted Date: 02/03/2021
  • DuPage County Stormwater Management Accepting Input on Water Quality Program

    news DuPage County Stormwater Management Accepting Input on Water Quality Program 2021-02-01 DuPage County Stormwater Management is currently accepting input on their Countywide Water Quality Program. Comments will be accepted through February 28, 2021.  The Countywide Water Quality Progr

    Posted Date: 02/01/2021