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Office of the Director

 

Loren Wobig, Director (217) 782-9130 (312) 793-3123

 

Cindy Podshadley, Administrative Assistant (217) 782-0900

 

 

Division of Capital Programs

 

Rick Pohlman, P.E., Division Manager (217) 782-4732

· Technical Assistance

· Capital Projects

· Interstate Planning

· Cooperation with local communities

 

Barbara Bragg, Administrative Assistant (217) 782-4636

 

Wes Cattoor, P.E., Acting Chief of Engineering Studies (217) 524-2387

· Watershed Planning

· Hydrology and Hydraulics

· Flood Damage Calculations

 

Wes Cattoor, P.E. (217) 782- 4847

· Water Supply Planning

 

Ted Montrey, P.E., S.E. Chief of Design and Construction (217) 782-4439

· Project Design

· Construction Management

 

Acting Chief of Operations (217) 782-4732

· Operation of McHenry and Sinnissippi Dam

 

Lee Woodward, PLS. Chief of Surveys (217) 782-4544

· Surveys and Mapping

 
Planning Division Questions (217) 782-4636 or Email

 

 

Division of Water Resource Management

 

Stephen C. Altman, P.E., CFM, Acting Division Manager (217) 524-1028

· Flood Mitigation Buyouts

 

Cindy Podshadley, Springfield Administrative Assistant (217) 782-0900

 

Cathy Reilly, Bartlett Administrative Assistant (Construction & Operations) (847) 608-3112

 

Bill Milner, P.E., CFM Chief, Downstate Regulatory Programs outside of the suburban Chicago area  (217) 524-1458
· Permits for construction in floodplain/ floodway
· Floodplain Regulation
 
Gary Jereb, P.E. Chief, Northeastern Illinois Regulatory Programs Section (847) 608-3116

· Permits for construction in floodplain/ floodway

· Floodplain Regulation


Land Rights Section (217) 782-0900


Jim Casey, Lake Michigan Programs (312) 793-5947

· Chief, Lake Michigan Water Allocation

 

Paul Osman, Chief, Statewide Programs (217) 782-4428

· National Flood Insurance Program

· Flood Mitigation Buyouts

 

Paul Mauer, P.E. Chief, Dam Safety Section (217) 782-4427

· Dam Safety Permits

 

Water Resource Management Questions (217) 782-4427 or Email

 

 

Webmaster

Phaedra Whitlock, OWR Webmaster
(217) 524-1052 or Email

 

 

Springfield Office

 
One Natural Resources Way, 2nd Floor, Springfield, Illinois 62702-1271
( State Fairgrounds, Gate 7 )
Phone:  (217) 524-1458 FAX: (217) 785-5014
 
 

Chicago Office

 
160 N. LaSalle St, Suite S-700 , Chicago, Illinois 60601
Phone: (312) 793-3123 FAX: (312) 793-5968
 
 

Region 2 Office

 
2050 W. Stearns Road , Bartlett, Illinois 60103
Phone: (847) 608-3116 FAX: (847) 608-3109
 
 

William G. Stratton / Thomas A. Boldger Lock & Dam

 
2910 West State Park Road
McHenry, Illinois 60050
Phone: (815) 385-2848 FAX: (815) 385-2446
 
 
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