We have proudly served the community for decades now. Whether it is fixing a back yard flooding problem, installing a flood control system, repairing a broken sewer line, or replacing a toilet – Deerfield residents can always call us to schedule an appointment. We will be glad to help.
About Deerfield, Illinois
Deerfield is located approximately 25 miles north of the City of Chicago and had a population of 18,225 as of the 2010 census. Deerfield is home to many big area companies such as Walgreens and Baxter Healthcare and for many years was home to the world’s largest bakery, Sara Lee.In November 2007, Deerfield was listed as third of the 50 best places to raise children by BusinessWeek.com, and Deerfield High School remains one of the top high schools in the state.Originally populated by the Potawatomi Indians, the area was settled by Horace Lamb and Jacob B. Cadwell in 1835 and named Cadwell’s Corner. The area grew because of the navigable rivers in the area, notably the Des Plaines River and the Chicago River.In the 1850s, the Deerfield home of Lyman Wilmot served as a stop on the Underground Railroad as escaped slaves attempted to get to Canada.Deerfield was hit hard with flooding in the spring of 2013 with many road closings and flooded homes. Parks’ will be happy to install our patented Double Guard Valve Flood Control to protect against any future flooding.
Deerfield Flooding Information / Program Information / Links
We are not aware of any flood control rebate programs in effect in Deerfield but the village is a member of the National Flood Insurance Program and is also a FEMA CRS Accredited Community Rating Systems which allows Deerfield residents to get reduced flood insurance premiums. The village maintains separate storm sewers and sanitary sewer systems.