DeKalb County Soil and Water Conservation District
1350 West Prairie Drive, Sycamore, Illinois 60178
Phone 815-756-3234 ext. 3, Fax 815-756-1132
What is a Soil and Water Conservation District
Soil & Water Conservation Districts (SWCD), established in 1937 under the Illinois Soil and Water Conservation District Act, are local units of government. The Act gives SWCD's the responsibility to provide technical information to individuals and groups on methods of soil and water conservation, and provide natural resource inventory information on properties slated for zoning changes. DeKalb County Soil & Water Conservation District was formed on January 6, 1947.
I-88 (from east): Exit at DeKalb, Peace Road Exit. Continue north on Peace Road for 5 Miles.
I-88 (from west): Exit at DeKalb, NIU/Annie Glidden Exit. Turn right on Fairview Dr. Go east 2.5 Mi. to Peace Road and proceed north for 4.5 mi.
I-39 (from north & South): Exit at Rt. 64 . Go east on Rt. 64 to Peace Road. Turn Right on Peace Rd. and proceed south for 2 miles.
I-90 (from east & west): Exit at Rt. 47. go south on Rt. 47 to Rt. 64 Turn Right and proceed approximately 12 miles west through Sycamore, to Peace Rd. Turn left and proceed south to Prairie Drive.
Rt. 23 (from south): Take Rt. 23 North to Fairview Dr. Turn right on Fairview and proceed east for 1.5 mi to Peace Rd. Turn Left on Peace Rd. and proceed north for 4.5 mi.
Rt. 23 (from north): Take Rt. 23 south to Peace Rd. Turn left on Peace Rd. and proceed south to West Prairie Drive.