[Date Prev][Date Next][Date Index]

E-M:/ Communities look into piping Lake Michigan water

Keep up the guard on our water.
'Window of opportunity'

A group of inland communities stretching from Antioch to Wauconda is pondering whether to request Lake Michigan water allocations from the state -- possibly before that window of opportunity closes for good.

A feasibility study has pegged a $178 million price tag on a potential project that would pipe Lake Michigan water from a lakefront plant in Zion to Old Mill Creek, Antioch, Fox Lake, Grandwood Park, Lindenhurst, Lake Villa, Zion and Wauconda.


Get a sneak peek of the all-new AOL.com.