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Lake County Stormwater Management Commission  

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Welcome to the Lake County Stormwater Management Commission's website. SMC's mission is to coordinate the stormwater activities of over 80 local jurisdictions to improve water quality, reduce flood damages, and restore and enhance the natural drainage system. See About the Commission


Office closed Nov. 26-27, 2015 for the Thanksgiving Holiday

Seeking RFPs for storage tank investigation, asbestos and lead-based paint inspection testing for residential properties 

Find out about the Buffalo Creek Watershed Plan on Dec. 1

MAC meeting Dec. 9

Annual WMB meeting on Dec. 10 will start at 6 p.m.

ANHMP annual meeting Dec. 15

Request for proposals now being accepted for the DRWW bioassessment

WDO community adoption process underway

Public comments now being accepted on the Buffalo Creek Draft Watershed-Based Plan

About the Wetland Restoration and Preservation Plan

Grant funding opportunities

​Please call us at 847.377.7700 if you do not see the information you are looking for on the website

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Comprehensive Stormwater Management Plan Update Process

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