Downers Grove releases meeting schedule to discuss storm report

DOWNERS GROVE – The village of Downers Grove announced the schedule for meetings intended to gather further community input on the preliminary 2013 storm report.

The open-house style meetings will go from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Public Works Department, 5101 Walnut Ave. on July 29, July 30 and Aug. 1.

The community is invited. Staff members will be available to answer questions and the input gathered will be used to help finalize the storm report and plan future drainage improvements.

The storm report summarizes and analyzes the April 2013 storm that caused massive flooding. It offers preliminary infrastructure and improvements and policy changes to mitigate future flooding.

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