PLEASE SEE THE UPDATE FROM THE IDNR BELOW. HAVE A SAFE AND NICE WEEKEND! As of this morning, all gates at Stratton Dam and Algonquin Dam have been completely opened. This action was taken per the operational manual and taking into consideration that: (1) an increase...
WE WILL BE CLOSED MONDAY, JANUARY 20, 202, IN OBSERVANCE OF MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY.
The NWS is predicting wetter than normal precipitation from December 2019 through February 2020 across areas that already have wet soil and high river levels as depicted on Figure 2 below. This could result in a higher probability of flood events occurring in 2020...
Our office will be closed to the public from Monday December 23, 2019 through January 1, 2020 for the Holidays. We will be back open to the public on Thursday January 2, 2020. We hope everyone has a safe and Happy Holiday season.
WE WILL BE CLOSED WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 4, 2019 FOR STAFF TRAINING.
WE WILL BE CLOSED NOVEMBER 28-29 FOR THE THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY. WISHING EVERYONE A HAPPY THANKSGIVING!
EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, ZONE A (THE LOWER RIVER) IS OPEN TO FULL BOATING. ZONE B (THE UPPER RIVER) AND ZONE C (THE LAKES) REMAIN OPEN TO FULL BOATING. A DEBRIS ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE ENTIRE SYSTEM.
Proposed Action: Proposal to conduct maintenance dredging and debris removal, including hydraulic dredging and mechanical dredging for 10 years. Location is on the Chain-o-Lakes and Fox River from approximately the Illinois/Wisconsin State line to the dam in...