Fox River & Chain O’Lakes Watershed Clean-Up!

Fox River & Chain O'Lakes Watershed Clean-Up! Date: Saturday May 15th Time: 8am - 12pm Volunteer your time and energy, contribute to a beautiful waterway! Registration...

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Fox River Status update for April 1, 2021.

Transition to Summer Pool April is the transition month from Winter to Summer Operations, IDNR/OWR will be moving from today’s stage of 2.88 ft to approx. 4.0 ft at Fox Lake near Lake Villa. The increase in stage level at the Fox Lake will be achieved incrementally...

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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


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.


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

Mondays – Fridays
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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