ELGIN, Ill. (AP)–A man armed with a handgun has been arrested near a wastewater treatment facility northwest of Chicago.
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CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has signed legislation aimed at protecting water supplies.
OAK LAWN, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has approved legislation aimed at tackling flooding around Illinois and protecting drinking water.
BENSENVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn says $69 million is going toward improvements at water treatment facilities in DuPage County.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has signed a law he says makes Illinois the first state nationwide to ban products containing so-called microbeads.
DANVILLE, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Department of Natural Resources says a pair of dams where people have drowned in the eastern Illinois town of Danville will come down by the end of next year.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Officials in Decatur say a screen intended to keep invasive Asian carp out of Lake Decatur has been knocked loose by ice.
Fourth graders at Nielson Elementary School in Galesburg are hoping to provide clean drinking water to the less fortunate.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Authorities in a central Illinois community are easing voluntary water restrictions.
Busted pipes and broken water mains seem to be a common theme this winter.
City officials say they’ve been dealing with more pipe issues than normal this winter than in the past and now there are three new breaks they have to deal with.