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2024 Meeting Dates, all at 9:30 AM:  
January 18; February 22; March 28; April 25, May 23; June 27; July 25; August 22; Sept. 26; October 17;
November 21; December 19.

All meetings will be held via video conference. (Unless otherwise stated)

To participate, email

to request the GoToMeeting link and a calendar invitation

The Fox River Study Group Board of Directors generally meets at 9:30 a.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month.
January-September. We meet on the third Thursday in October, November and December.
If in-person meetings are held, they are at the offices of the Fox Metro Water Reclamation District,
628 State Rt. 31, Oswego, Illinois.

All meetings are open to the public. Meeting locations and dates occasionally may need to be adjusted, so please double-check this page to confirm dates, times and locations.


The Fox River Study Group celebrated its 20th anniversary at the 2023 Annual Meeting. Past board members, sampling team members and the group's financial supporters and advisors received certificates of appreciation. 


November 9, 2023 Annual Meeting
November 2, 2022 Annual Meeting
  LINK to the Presentations

  • FRIP 2022 Overview-Findings and Next Steps, Rishab Mahajan, Geosyntec 

  • Status Update on the Fox River Connectivity and Habitat Study, Bridget Bentley, Army Corps of Engineers

November 2, 2021 Annual Meeting 

   LINK to the Presentations

  • Development for watershed-based strategies to eliminate phosphorus related impairments in the Fox River

    • Rishab Mahajan, Senior Engineer, Geosyntec and consultant to the Fox River Study Group

  • Elgin’s Source Water Protection Initiative

    • Eric Weiss, Water Director, City of Elgin, Tim Holdeman, Sr. Project Manager, Engineering Enterprises, Inc.,
      Danielle Gallet, Founding Principal, Waterwell, LLC

  • Mussels be dammed: how interrupting natural flow can impact the freshwater mussel community

    • Alison Stodola, Assistant Aquatic Biologist, Illinois Natural History Survey and consultant to the Fox River Study Group

2020 Annual Meeting Presentations
Annual Meeting Recording
full program (1:12 hr) includes the following presentations provided below in pdf format

FRSG AND MS4S - A Mutually Beneficial Relationship    Mark Phipps, P.E., CFM, CPESC, City of Aurora

Public Feedback on the Fox River and FRSG’s New Look  Mark Phipps, P.E., CFM, CPESC, City of Aurora

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