Hoffman Dam, northeast Illinois
Lyons Dam is created by Hoffman Dam on the Des Plaines River in Cook County, Illinois and is used for flood control purposes. Construction was completed in 1965. It is owned by Forest Preserve District Of Cook County.
Hoffman Dam, also known as Lyons Dam is a gravity dam. Its height is 6 feet with a length of 240 feet. Its capacity is 156 acre feet. Normal storage is 156 acre feet.
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