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  • October Well Owner Tips

    • Friday, October 21, 2016
    • admin

    Hydrogen sulfide is a gas with a characteristic rotten-egg odor. In groundwater systems, it is common and originates from bacterial reactions with organic matter or hydrocarbons often associated with oil and natural gas.

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  • IDPH Paper Renewal form no longer available

    • Thursday, October 13, 2016
    • admin

    IDPH license renewal news!!  The link tonprint off a paper form on the IDPH web site for your license renewal is no longer a available. To renew your water well, pump installers, and closed loop licenses you will need to follow the online license renewal steps and pay via credit card or eCheck at the link below.

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  • Governor's Action Report 8/30/16

    • Tuesday, September 6, 2016
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    Governor's Action Report: As of the end of August, the Governor has acted on all key legislation for IAGP members sent to him by the Illinois General Assembly. This report is a brief overview of those measures highlighting the key provisions as they impact IAGP members. Reflecting on the 2016 session, it is difficult to point to any meaningful changes that will stop Illinois from lagging the country in economic growth. Proposals passed by the General Assembly and sent to the Governor are for the most part added regulatory burdens on employers dictating further as to what employee benefits must be provided and how employer operations should be run. In some instances, such as the unpaid leave issues, we were concerned that the political appearance of these bills would be extremely difficult to seek a veto by the Governor and then be able to sustain a veto. Therefore, we worked with legislative sponsors to minimize the impact on Illinois employers even though we would have preferred that no changes be made to the la

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Who We Are

The Illinois Association of Groundwater Professionals is dedicated to the protection and efficient utilization of groundwater, providing programs that support industry professionalism and providing consumer information about water wells and groundwater.  The association represents water well drillers, pump installers, geothermal loop contractors, technical drillers, water quality and water treatment professionals to protect our valuable water resource.  We are committed to offering quality educational programs, advocacy programs, legislative initiatives and public relations efforts to continue our mission in throughout Illinois on behalf of our members.

Events Calendar

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    IAGP East Peoria

    3:00 PM to 4:00 PM                        

  • 17
    IAGP Mt Vernon

    8:00 AM to 3:30 PM                        

  • 22
    IAGP Malta

    8:00 AM to 3:30 PM