Bi-monthly Membership Meetings are generally held the 3rd Wednesday of alternating months, 1 PM, at different locations in the Watershed
FREP Noon Networks are held the 3rd Wednesday of alternating months, Noon - 1:30 PM, at different locations in the Watershed
All programs are open to FREP members and other interested members of the watershed community
Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015  1 PM 
Location:  Barrington Area Library
                505 N Northwest Hwy
                Barrington, IL 60010

  Hosted by Barrington Area Council of Governments

Program:  Coal Tar Sealants
BACOG has been doing research for a while and now provide public education to residents of the BACOG region about the potential dangers of coal tar sealants to human health and the environment.  BACOG will also consider an intergovernmental agreement, resolution, or MOU similar to the DuPage/Salt Creek MOU this fall. One of their municipalities has adopted a ban and a second is considering one. They will be sharing their knowledge and experience about this issue.
FREP Executive Committee will meet at 11 AM
Wednesday, October 21, 2015     
Noon - 2 PM
Screening of the documentary "Damnation"
Location:  Batavia City Hall Council Chambers
               100 N. Island Ave., Batavia

More info about the film on our Damnation Page HERE
Wednesday, February 17, 2016     
Noon - 1:30 PM
Program:  OPEN --  TBA
Wednesday, April 20, 2016     
Noon - 1:30 PM
Program:  Tour of Fox Metro Water Reclamation
Noon Networks are free and open to the public. Reservations are not required.
Bring your lunch to eat during the program.
If you would like to host a FREP Membership Meeting, or have a program topic/speaker to suggest, please let us know!
Have a suggestion for a future FREP Noon Network or Meeting Program?   Email:
Presentations from past Programs & Noon Networks HERE
Get additional FREP News by reading our Downstream Newsletter HERE

Other  Events in the Watershed & Region
Tuesday - Thursday,
October 27-29
15th Biennial Governor's Conference on the Management
of the Illinois River System

Pere Marquette, Peoria, Illinois
Thursday, Oct. 29
9:30 AM - Noon
Fox River Study Group Annual Meeting
Batavia City Hall, Council Chambers, 100 N. Island, Avenue
Friday, March 18, 2016 4th Annual Fox River Summit
Burlington, WI    Details to come         Our Summit Page with info about past Summits
Other News/Information
Check our River Clean-Ups Page for a calendar of Fox River watershed clean-ups
Center for Watershed Protection’s  Watershed & Stormwater Management Webcast Series
Dates:  Wednesdays    Nov. 18     Noon to 2 PM  
1 CEC/2 PDH per webcast       FREE

Available at 2 locations:
•  Sponsored by Kane County Division of Environmental and Water Resources
   1st Floor Water Resources Conference Room, 719 S. Batavia Avenue, Geneva   Noon to 1:30 PM
   RSVP to Cecilia Govrik at
•  Sponsored by Lake County Stormwater Management Commission, held at facilities in Libertyville.
    Check Flyer for specific locations       Noon to 2 PM
   FREE - Bring your own lunch 
   RSVP for each one to Darcy Hertel or call (847) 377-7707
   Illinois RiverWatcher Summer 2015 Issue
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