2022 Water Access for Chicago Urban Growers

Please fill out the following form to indicate your water access needs. You will  be contacted within 2-5 business days.

Complete el siguiente formulario para indicar sus necesidades de acceso al agua. Nos pondremos en contacto contigo en un plazo de 2 a 5 días laborables.

In preparation for the upcoming growing season, a Hydrant permit program is being developed by the City of Chicago’s Department of Water Management, with cooperation and input from Advocates for Urban Agriculture (AUA), NeighborSpace (NBSP), the Chicago Food Policy Action Council (CFPAC), and others. For information and technical assistance in navigating the 2022 requirements, please use the resources below.

Water Access Application / Aplicación de Acceso al Agua

City of Chicago Hydrant Use Permit Application / Solicitud de Permiso de uso de Hidrante de la  Ciudad de Chicago (SolaAmente disponible en Inglés)

Chicago Grower’s Guide-Hydrant Access / Guía de Aplicación de Acceso al Agua

Pathways to Water Access Visual Guides

Click on the images in the gallery below for a step-by-step guide to completing the application and what to do after!