10/19/18: WATER STATUS

Effective 9:00 a.m., Friday, October 19, 2018, Zone B (UPPER RIVER) and Zone C (THE LAKES) are OPEN to full boating with a debris advisory.  Zone A (LOWER RIVER) remains a NO WAKE status. Please visit our website to report any customer concerns:...

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Effective 9AM Thursday October 18, 2018

Per the IDNR, effective 9AM on Thursday, October 18, 2018 the restricted closed status of Zones A and B (entire river) will be lifted and a NO WAKE status will go into effect at that time. Zone C remains NO WAKE and a debris advisory is still in effect so report all...

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Fox Lake, Il. 60020

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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.