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Office of the Director 

 

Dan Injerd, Director    (217) 785-3334   (312) 793-3123 

 

Cindy Podshadley, Administrative Assistant    (217) 782-0900

 

Division of Capital Programs 

 

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

·         Technical Assistance

·         Capital Projects

·         Interstate Planning

·         Cooperation with local communities

 

Barbara Bragg, Administrative Assistant    (217) 782-4636

 

Rita Lee, P.E., 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

 

Amy Giesing, P.E. Chief of Operations    (217) 557-5473

·         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 Regulatory Programs 

 

Loren Wobig, P.E. CFM, Division Manager   (217) 782-9130

·         Flood Mitigation Buyouts

 

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

 

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

 

Mike Diedrichsen, P.E. Downstate Regulatory Programs Section Manager    (217) 782-4426

·         Permits for construction in floodplain/ floodway

·         Floodplain Regulation

  

Gary Jereb, P.E. Northeastern Illinois Regulatory Programs Section Manager    (847) 608-3116

·         Permits for construction in floodplain/ floodway

·         Floodplain Regulation


Land Rights Section    (217) 558-6614


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

·         Lake Michigan Water Allocation

 

Paul Osman, NFIP and Floodplain Management   (217) 782-4428

·         National Flood Insurance Program

 

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

·         Dam Safety Permits

  

Regulatory Programs 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) 785-3334  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) 931-2037 
 
 

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

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