DuPage Guide to Community Services

Flood/Siltation Control

Code: TE-2000

Programs that are responsible for the construction, operation and maintenance of flood control dams, channels, storm drains, debris basins, retention and detention basins, retention ponds, grass-lined swales, pumping plants, spreading grounds and other facilities and structures that control and conserve flood, storm and other wastewater and inhibit siltation of public bodies of water. These programs may also investigate reports of clogged or full catch basins or other problems with the flood/siltation control system, and may offer information about flood, storm and other waste water conservation programs.

See Also:

Agricultural Water Management (BD-2600.0500-080)

Water Resources Conservation (JD-1500.9500)

Water Reclamation (JD-1500.9500-970)

Stream Cleanup/Water Conservation Volunteer Opportunities (PX-2100.8000)

Street Flooding/Drainage (TE-8000.8230)

Sewer System Maintenance (TE-8920.9000-830)

Water Supply System (TE-8935)

Waterway Maintenance (TE-9100)

Flood Preparedness Information (TH-1700.1800-220)

Flood Plain Relocation Programs (TH-1800.1700-180)

Plastic Sheeting (TH-1800.1900-600)

Reseeding Services (TH-1800.1900-700)

Sandbags/Water Diversion Systems (TH-1800.1900-750)

National Flood Insurance Program (TH-1800.2500-600)

Flood Advisories (TH-2100.9500-200)