How Can I Prevent Flooding?

There will be times in which the Village’s stormwater system will work as expected, but still not be able to handle the amount of water. In this case, there is little to be done until the system can catch-up. But here are some things you, the homeowner, can and cannot do:

You have questions, we have answers:
NPDES Annual Report
The Village of Buffalo Grove is in compliance with the conditions of the General NPDES Permit No. ILR40.  The Village's identified Best Management Practices have been found to be appropriate and beneficial towards achieving the Village's measurable goals as identified in the permit document and the statutory goal of reducing the discharge of pollutants to the maximum extent practicable (MEP). 

Storm Water Management Plan
Notice of Intent (MS4)
2016-2021 NPDES General Permit
2019-2020 NPDES Report
2018-2019 NPDES Report
2017-2018 NPDES Report
2016-2017 NPDES Report
2015-2016 NPDES Report

If you are interested in learning more about climate change and the potential impacts please visit the Environmental Protection Agency's website located here: 
EPA Climate Indicators

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Who's Listening?

Jeff Rogers

Jeff Rogers

Sewer & Drainage Manager
51 Raupp Blvd.Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
Ph: 847-459-2545
Hours: 7 am - 3:30 pm Monday - Friday