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  • Congratulations to New Illinois Licensees

    • Thursday, June 12, 2014
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    The Illinois Department of Public Health has he released the names of the the contractors who passed the licensing exam given on April 18, 2014.  IAGP would like to congratulate the following contractors: Water Well Contractors: Dillon Gingerich, Gingerich Well & Pump Services Kalona, IA Zachary Riddle, Gingerich Well & Pump Services Kalona, IA Gary Shawver, Shawver Well Company Fredricksburg, IA Steven Hall, Gingerich Well & Pump Services Kalona, IA Joseph Soukup, Gingerich Well & Pump Services East Moline, IL Water Well Pump Installation Jacob Freeman, Brotcke Well & Pump Fenton, MO Cody Parrott, Mashburn Well Drilling Maroa, IL Kurt Hartman, Latta Well & Pump Company Wilton, IA Water Well & Pump Installation Contractor: Glenn "Logan" Beanland, Beanland & Sons Drilling, LLC Anna, IL

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  • SB3055 Passes IL Senate

    • Friday, May 02, 2014
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    Amends the Water Well Construction Act. The legislation is in response to the recently adopted Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) rules and recommendations of the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules (JCAR) regarding geothermal, closed loop wells. IAGP worked with the IDPH and the Geothermal Alliance of Illinois (GAOI) and some county health departments to develop the legislative amendments to the Act.

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  • Celebrate Groundwater Awareness Week by protecting your water source

    • Friday, February 28, 2014
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    Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE More than half of Illinois residents receive their water from groundwater wells. During Groundwater Awareness Week, commemorated nationally March 9-15, we remind our area businesses and residents to be responsible groundwater stewards by using water efficiently and checking your well to see it is in the best condition. /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-style-parent:""; line-height:107%; font-size:11.0pt;"Calibri","sans-serif";}

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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.

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