Skip to Main Content

Division of Resource Management 


The Division of Water Resource Management is responsible for :

    • Regulating Floodway Construction Activities within or adjacent to Illinois rivers, lakes and streams,
    • Regulating Public Waters
    • Regulating Construction and Maintenance of Dams,
    • Lake Michigan Water Use allocation and monitoring,
    • National Flood Insurance Program coordination and
    • Flood Mitigation Program (nonstructural) administration. 


The Division provides these services through offices in Chicago, Bartlett and Springfield.