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Category Archives: Stormwater Trends

Three Reasons to Be Proud of Our Illinois Waterways

We get so much doom and gloom news about the environment that it is easy to think that nothing good is being done out there. But those of us out in the field know that there are plenty of spectacular … Continue reading

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Splash boxx: Rain Gardens in Roll-Off Containers

I love creative, practical, simple ideas, especially when it comes to improving our stormwater runoff. That is why when my friends David Hymel and Marilyn Jacobs showed me their new creation I knew I had to write a post about … Continue reading

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Introduction of Rain Garden Thresholds

Have you ever heard of a “Stormwater Utility Fee?” If you live in Winnetka, Downers Grove, or Rolling Meadows you have. And if you don’t, your community leaders are more than likely discussing one right now for you to pay … Continue reading

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