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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Education and Outreach

The Education and Outreach control measure requires implementation of a public education program to distribute educational materials to the community, or perform outreach activities about the impacts of stormwater discharges on local waterbodies and steps to reduce stormwater pollution. An informed and knowledgeable community is crucial to the success of a stormwater management program.

Love Blue. Live Green. Campaign

    Stormwater Management has created a campaign to protect and enhance the quality of DuPage County's rivers and streams. For daily updates on green infrastructure and other best management practices for stormwater runoff, follow the campaign on Facebook and Twitter.

    Non-Profit Educational Partnerships

    DuPage County has partnered with The Conservation Foundation and SCARCE to provide stormwater education and training.

    Water Quality Programs

    The Water Quality Improvement Program provides a grant for financial assistance for projects providing a regional water quality benefit. In addition, the Adopt-a-Stream program promotes the cleanup of our local streams and tributaries within DuPage County through community outreach.