• DeKalb
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    DeKalb, Illinois
  • Tuesday 02:45 AM
    12th of November, 2019
    - or - 815.758.3513

    KWRD Phase 1B Improvements - Current Project Information

    The District's $46.35m project is currently under construction.

    Details of the ongoing project can be viewed by clicking below

    Phase 1B
    Improvements

    KWRD-Malta & Kishwaukee College Sanitary Service Extension

    The IEPA Notice of Intent to issue a Categorical Exclusion

    is available below. Please click the button below.

    Notice of Intent to issue a Categorical Exclusion

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    2019 Spot Repair Improvements currently out to bid. Bidding ends at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019.





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    Contact Kishwaukee Water Reclamation District

    By Mail, Fax or Telephone

    By Mail

    Kishwaukee Water Reclamation District
    1301 Sycamore Road
    Post Office Box 624
    DeKalb, Illinois 60115-0624

    By Telephone

    Call the District at 815 758-3513.

    Administration phones are manned from 7 AM until 4 PM weekdays. Voice mail is available at other hours.

    Operations personnel are at the plant throughout the day and night, but operators may be away from the phones for plant walk-throughs or collection system calls. Please try 815 758-3513 again, or call the night operator’s cell phone at 815 762-1933.

    If your call is urgent and you cannot reach us at the numbers above, please call the City of DeKalb Police Department dispatcher at 815 748-8400 for help in contacting us. They have a list of contact telephone numbers for our administrators and personnel.

    By Fax

    The District’s fax number is 815 758-6615. That number is monitored during normal working hours weekdays.

    In Person

    Administrative Offices Location

    The Kishwaukee Water Reclamation District treatment works lies on the east bank of the Kishwaukee River. We are north of East Hillcrest Drive, south of Hopkins Park, and across the river from Tilton Park Drive.

    The administrative offices are at the same location and are housed in a large building near the front of the treatment plant, which sits alongside Sycamore Road. Parking is available at the front of this building. Please sign in at the reception office.

    Hours for Visits

    Visit us at 1301 Sycamore Road in DeKalb during the hours of 7 AM until 4 PM weekdays.

    Gated Hours

    Plant gates are locked after 4 PM weekdays and on weekends. Call ahead to arrange an appointment during those hours.

    Directions

    From Illinois Tollway I-88

    Take Peace Road exit north to Pleasant Street exit.
    Go west on Pleasant Street to 13th Street.
    Turn right onto 13th Street and follow it to where it meets Sycamore Road (IL Route 23).
    Continue through the intersection.
    Kishwaukee Water Reclamation District plant site is straight ahead.

    From Illinois Route 38

    Proceed to the intersection of Route 38 and Route 23 in downtown DeKalb.
    Turn north with Route 23 and follow it to its intersection with 13th Street.
    Turn left at the stop light at the intersection of 13th Street and Sycamore Road (Route 23).
    Kishwaukee Water Reclamation District plant site is beyond gated entrance.

    From Illinois Route 64

    Proceed to the intersection of Route 64 and Route 23 in downtown Sycamore.
    Turn south with Route 23 and follow it to its intersection with 13th Street Avenue.
    Turn right at the stop light at the intersection of 13th Street and Sycamore Road (Route 23).
    Kishwaukee Water Reclamation District plant site is beyond gated entrance.
    Printable Directions

    Electronically

    Our email address is mail@kishwrd.com. Call for individual email addresses. Our web site has a great deal of information about us, as well as email links at the bottom of each page.

    For Freedom of Information Requests

    Officers

    Freedom of Information officers are:

    • Mark Eddington, P.E., District Manager

    Access

    Use the address and telephone numbers above to reach them, or visit between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. weekdays.

    Open Meetings Act Officer

    The District’s Open Meetings Act Officer is:

    Attorney Kevin E. Buick
    The Foster & Buick Law Group LLC
    2040 Aberdeen Court
    Sycamore, Illinois 60178
    (815) 758-6616

    Contact Us