OPERATION OF STRATTON AND ALGONQUIN DAMS

Do you want to know more about how the Stratton Lock and Algonquin dams operate? This link gives a very good technical look as to the hows and whys decisions are made pertaining to the operations of the dams. If you look through the page you will see links to the...

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Water Status Effective July 6, 2018

The entire system, ZONES A, B and C: FROM ALGONQUIN THROUGHOUT THE ENTIRE CHAIN O' LAKES IS OPEN FOR FULL BOATING AT THIS TIME. THERE IS A DEBRIS ADVISORY FOR THE ENTIRE SYSTEM STILL IN EFFECT.  PLEASE MAINTAIN CAUTION AND REPORT ANY DEBRIS TO THE FOX WATERWAY AGENCY...

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45 S. Pistakee Lake Road
Fox Lake, Il. 60020
Phone:847-587-8540

OFFICE HOURS:
Mondays – Fridays
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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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

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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.

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