The East Skokie Drainage District

The East Skokie Drainage District is a Municipal Corporation organized under the Illinois Drainage Act. The District is authorized to acquire, construct, own operate and maintain a drainage system in Lake County, Illinois and currently maintains approximately 12 miles of open ditch and 3 miles of underground pipes within the eastern portion of the North Branch Chicago River Watershed.

District functions are carried out by 3 commissioners with the assistance of a retained engineering firm; law firm and approved contractors. The District maintains a regular meeting schedule which can be viewed under the meeting section of this website.

The District can be contacted Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. through the Law Offices of Fuqua Winter Ltd., 9 N. County Street, Waukegan, IL 60085, at Telephone Number (847) 244-0770 or Fax Number (847) 244-0033.