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Prairie Du Pont Project

Project Updates

Save the date for an informational Open House event!

June 16, 5:30 – 7:30 PM

Kappa House, 5101 Lake Drive, Cahokia Heights, IL 62203

Questions/Preguntas | Contact/Contacto
Jenny Reiman, Resilient Communities Program Manager
(618) 566-4451 ext. 16 jennifer.reiman@heartlandsconservancy.org

Upcoming Meetings

June 9 | 5:30 – 7:30 PM | BMP Demonstration Projects Committee

Establish project ranking criteria and identify potential demonstration projects.

Meeting Notes | Recordings

New Life Community Church | 1919 State St, East St Louis, IL 62205 

June 16 | 1:30 – 3:00 PM | Technical Advisory Committee

Review potential demonstration projects.

Meeting Notes | Recordings

Kappa House, 5101 Lake Drive, Cahokia Heights, IL 62203

June 16 | 5:30 – 7:30 PM | Open House #1

Share information and gather input from the community.

Meeting Notes | Recordings

Kappa House, 5101 Lake Drive, Cahokia Heights, IL 62203

July 14 | 5:30 – 7:30 PM | BMP Demonstration Projects Committee

Rank potential demonstration projects.

Meeting Notes | Recordings

Location TBD

July 21 | 5:30 – 7:30 PM | Watershed Planning Committee

Provide updates on demonstration project rankings.

Meeting Notes | Recordings

Clyde C Jordan Senior Center | 6755 State St, East St Louis, IL 62203

Past Meetings

April 21 | 1:30 – 3:00 PM | Technical Advisory Committee

First meeting of the Technical Committee to discuss the committee’s role in the watershed plan, relationship to the other committees and timeline for completion of demonstration projects and watershed plan.

Meeting Agenda

PPT Presentation | Meeting Notes | Recordings

Clyde C Jordan Senior Center | 6755 State St, East St Louis, IL 62203

May 5 | 6:00 – 7:30 PM | BMP Demonstration Projects Committee 

First meeting of the BMP Demonstration Projects Committee to discuss the committee’s role in the watershed plan, relationship to other committees and timeline for completion of demonstration projects and watershed plan.

Meeting Agenda

PPT Presentation | Meeting Notes | Recordings

New Life Community Church | 1919 State St, East St Louis, IL 62205 

May 19 | 5:30 – 7:30 PM | Watershed Planning Committee

First meeting of the Watershed Planning Committee to discuss the committee’s role in the watershed plan, relationship to other committees and timeline for completion of demonstration projects and watershed plan.

Meeting Agenda

PPT Presentation | Meeting Notes | Recordings

Clyde C Jordan Senior Center | 6755 State St, East St Louis, IL 62203

 

Flood Survey | Encuesta sobre inundaciones

English

This survey regarding the impact of floods and sewage on homes, roads, businesses, and property in the communities of Cahokia Heights, East St. Louis, Dupo, East Carondelet, Belleville, Fairview Heights, Millstadt, Caseyville, Washington Park, Sauget, Fairmont City, Brooklyn, and Columbia will help locate problem areas and determine strategies and recommendations for fixing flooding and sewage problems in the watershed. This survey is part of a larger planning effort called the Prairie du Pont/Judy’s Branch Watershed Project.

Your response to this survey will help the watershed planning team identify areas that have frequent flooding and sewage issues. These areas will then be reviewed to determine how to fix the issues through various potential funding sources.

If you are currently experiencing flooding, contact your local officials or call 9-1-1.

Print Survey | Brochure | Flyer

Español

Esta encuesta sobre el impacto de las inundaciones y las aguas residuales en los hogares, carreteras, negocios y propiedades en las comunidades y propiedades de Cahokia Heights, East St. Louis, Dupo, East Carondelet, Belleville, Fairview Heights, Millstadt, Caseyville, Washington Park, Sauget, Fairmont City, Brooklyn, and Columbia ayudará a localizar las áreas problemáticas y determinar estrategias y recomendaciones para solucionar los problemas de inundaciones y alcantarillado en la cuenca. Esta encuesta es parte de un esfuerzo de planificación más grande llamado el Prairie du Pont/Judy’s Branch Watershed Project.

Su respuesta a esta encuesta ayudará al equipo de planificación de cuencas hidrográficas a identificar áreas que tienen problemas frecuentes de inundaciones y alcantarillado. Estas áreas serán revisadas para determinar cómo solucionar los problemas a través de varias fuentes de financiamiento potenciales.

Si actualmente está experimentando una inundación, comuníquese con sus funcionarios locales o llame al 9-1-1.

Imprimir encuesta | Folleto | Volantes