Welcome to the Fox Waterway Agency
Serving the Fox River - Chain O'Lakes Region
Restoring and enhancing our waterway for life
Bringing life back to our waterway by restoring our soils back to lands
Preserving and Sustaining Your Fox River - Chain O'Lakes Waterway
Working to minimize flooding and maintain a safe waterway
Nippersink and Pistakee Lakes will be NO WAKE during the following times this weekend: July 2, 2016 – Starting @ 8:00 PM – Ending @ Midnight July 3, 2016 – Starting @ 8:00 PM – Ending @...read more
IDNR PUBLIC NOTICE – Proposed maintenance dredging on the Fox River and the Chain O’Lakes in Lake and Mchenry counties by the Fox Waterway Agency
The Fox Waterway Agency, 45 S. Pistakee Lake Road, Fox Lake, Illinois 60020 has applied for a 10-year permit from the IDNR, Office of Water Resources to perform maintenance dredging and debris removal at numerous sites on the Fox River and Chain O’Lakes. The proposed...read more
PROPOSED ACTION: Proposal to perform Maintenance Dredging on the Chain O Lakes in Lake County for 10 years in Lake County, Illinois. A detailed description of this proposal is provided on page 2 of this notice. LOCATION OF PROPOSED ACTION: Location: the Fox River...read more
On behalf of the Fox Waterway Agency I would like to thank our entire team and all of our supporters who in very challenging times have devoted themselves to preserving, enhancing and caring for our waterway. I believe it is this shared mission that will lead to our...read more
Fox Waterway Agency
45 S. Pistakee Road
Fox Lake, Il. 60020
Mondays – Fridays
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Saturdays (through July 2)
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
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.