Source Water Planning

Source Water Policy-Illinois


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Jurisdiction does not implement this indicator 

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SWPP Indicator



Groundwater protection planning is required

Groundwater protection planning is required for CWS in the state of Illinois.

Watershed scale protection planning is required

Illinois source water protection is not required to the watershed scale.

Dedicated protection plans are required at the community water supply scale

Community water supply systems expanding through the construction of new wells are required to initiate local wellhead protection programs for these wells

Dedicated funding is available to implement plans

Dedicated funding is not available for plan implementation. 

Periodic updates to plans are required

Periodic plan updates are not specified.

In the U.S. for Fiscal Year 2022, State Revolving Fund set-asides were used for source water protection programs

Source Water is an eligible category for loan funding for the Public Water Supply Loan Program.