Elmhurst Quarry Flood Control Project

by Anthony J. Charlton, (M.ASCE), Stormwater Management Div, Wheaton, United States,

Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Water Policy and Management: Solving the Problems

Abstract: Conversion of a limestone quarry into an off-line reservoir provides flood protection for a rapidly developing County in the suburbs of Chicago.

Subject Headings: Project management | Floods | Reservoirs | Salt water | Limestone | Legislation | Suburbs | Rivers and streams | Water policy | North America | Illinois | United States | Chicago

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