Letters to the Editor

Letter: Fox River flood stages

To the Editor:

My neighbors and I in Fox River Grove would like for someone to explain why the McHenry Dam is 1.5 feet over flood stage and the Algonquin Dam is a foot under flood stage?

Can the dam in Algonquin be lowered and if so why isn’t it?

John Martin

Fox River Grove

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