State Water Plan Task Force

FAQ Index


2022 Illinois State Water Plan: (Link to Report)

Information Summary Sheet for State Water Plan ( ENG PDF / SPA PDF )


Future Task Force Meetings

  • April 10, 2023 at 1:30 PM – Virtual
  • July 10, 2023 at 1:30 PM – Virtual
  • October 16, 2023 at 1:30 PM – In person, location to be determined

    Virtual Meetings – Link

    Meeting Call in: 1-312-535-8110

    Meeting number: 2452 429 3075

    Password:  WINTER

    Click here for past meeting details




State Water Plan Implementation Progress Summary


    Statistics summary/dashboard coming soon.


Plan Implementation Highlights from this Quarter


  • (Highlights to be added here, coming soon!)


State Water Plan Contacts

For general questions relating to the State Water Plan or the State Water Plan Task Force, please contact Wes Cattoor at or 217-782-4847.

The critical issues, lead agencies and contact information are shown in the table below.  Click on the topic for more details.


# Issue Lead Agency Lead Individual Email
1 Water Quality IEPA Michael Brown      
2 Climate Change ISWS Dave Kristovich
3 Integrated Water Management OWR Loren Wobig
4 Long Term Funding IEPA Chris Davis Gary Bingenheimer

5 Water Sustainability OWR Wei Han
6 Lake Michigan OWR Ania Bayers">
7 Flood Damage Mitigation OWR Terra McParland
8 Aquatic & Riparian Habitat ORC Brian Metzke
9 Water Use Laws & Regulations OWR Steve Altman    
10 Navigation IDOT Brian McCoy
11 Erosion & Sedimentation DOA Michael Woods
12 Data Management ISWS Laura Keefer
13 Recreation ORC Seth Love, Brennan Caputo ,


Previous State Water Plan Task Force Published Documents: (Link coming soon)


Plan Development Page

Published Documents Page

Past meetings Page



State Water Plan Task Force Members

The current State Water Plan Task Force is comprised of the following members: