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Resolution Opposing the Upper Des Plaines River and Tributaries Report and Assessment
Staff recommends approval of the attached resolution opposing the conversion of the Didier Property and Hoffmann Property to a 550-acre foot reservoir, as outlined in the Upper Des Plaines River and Tributaries, Illinois and Wisconsin Integrated Feasibility Report and Environmental Assessment, published by the United States Army Corps of Engineers on September 3, 2013.
The resolution, if approved, will be forwarded as a comment for the permanent record to be attached to the study. Staff is also working with Lake County, the Buffalo Grove Park District and Aptakisic-Tripp District 102 to solidify positions on the proposal.
Comments on the plan will be accepted until October 2, 2013. Interested parties may submit comments as follows:
Excerpts of the plan summary and concept drawing, extracted from the plan, are attached with the draft resolution.
- Online at the project website;
- Mailed to: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Chicago District, 231 S. LaSalle Street, Ste. 1500, Chicago, IL 60604, ATTN: Peter Bullock; or
- E-mailed to UDPR&T@usace.army.mil.
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Data Source: Village of Buffalo Grove - Board Meeting Agendas Database