Water Supply

Crestwood Water Tower

Former Crestwood Official Pleads Guilty To Lying About Tainted Water

Crestwood’s former certified water operator pleaded guilty Thursday to federal charges that he lied to regulators about mixing water from a tainted well with the village water supply.


Sauk Village

Sauk Village Must Continue Temporary Fix For Drinking Water Supply

A court order entered Wednesday requires south suburban Sauk Village to continue to use temporary air-stripping units to remove vinyl chloride from the public water supply.


Sauk Village

Sauk Village Water Supply No Longer Contaminated

Residents of Sauk Village can stop drinking bottled water, after the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency announced the chemical vinyl chloride is no longer being detected in the village’s drinking water supply.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2012

Sauk Village

State Stepping In To Clean Sauk Village Water, But Residents Still Frustrated

The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency has stepped in to help Sauk Village officials find a way to clean their town’s contaminated water supply.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2012

Anti-Fluoride Flier

Highland Park Dismisses Claims On Anti-Fluoride Poster

The City of Highland Park is dismissing the claims on a poster that is appearing in the northern suburb, which claim fluoridation in the water supply amounts to “poisoning.”

CBS Chicago–11/09/2010