• Stickers are valid from January 1st to December 31st.
• Paddle boards DO NOT require a FWA sticker but all other non motorized does.
• Commercial businesses now require an additional commercial endorsement sticker which MUST BE PURCHASED IN PERSON AT OUR OFFICE.
• All card transactions will incur a fee.
Effective Immediately March 15, 2019, the entire system, Zones A, B, and C from the Algonquin Dam to the Wisconsin State line is CLOSED per the IDNR - Office of Law Enforcement. ***This will not affect the river dyeing in the City of McHenry*** (SEE LINK BELOW FOR...read more
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45 S. Pistakee Lake Road
Fox Lake, Il. 60020
Mondays – Fridays
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Serving the Fox River - Chain O'Lakes Region
Restoring and enhancing our waterway for life
Preserving and Sustaining Your Fox River - Chain O'Lakes Waterway
Working to minimize flooding and maintain a safe waterway
The Fox Waterway Agency is a regional body of government created by the State of Illinois in 1984 to specifically manage the waterways of the Chain O’Lakes and the Illinois Fox River.