Civil Engineering & Land Development Consulting


Fast Flowing RiverCook Engineering Group provides clients with a clear understanding of design regulations and parameters mandated by various watershed management ordinances. Our experience with and knowledge of stormwater management requirements allows us to allocate proper development areas during the initial planning process.

Chicago RiverEach ordinance has unique criteria that require different hydrologic and hydraulic modeling techniques. Our proficiency with different software applications enables us to utilize the most desirable solution while meeting ordinance requirements.

Concise documentation within our stormwater management reports facilitates efficient permit approvals as well. In addition, CEG’s expertise with governmental agencies streamlines the process in obtaining FEMA floodplain map revisions before and after construction.

Large Bridge over a RiverCEG has established professional industry relationships to provide consultant development services including land surveying, wetland permitting, geotechnical engineering, landscape architecture, traffic analyses and structural engineering.

Our stormwater management services also comprise:

  • FEMA floodplain map revisions (CLOMR, LOMR, and LOMA)
  • Zone A floodplain & floodway determinations
  • FEMA elevation certificates
  • Watershed studies & drainage master plans
  • Storm sewer & culvert design
  • Best Management Practices (BMPs)
  • Permeable pavement design
  • Stormwater drainage review for permitting agencies
  • Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) preparation
  • NPDES permitting and erosion control inspections

Featured Project

Archer Station
2600 W. Pershing Road
City of Chicago, Cook County, IL
OWNER: Archer Station, LLC

More About This Project

We invite you to learn more about our stormwater management consulting services by calling (815) 577-1707 or e-mailing us at

A list of past projects and professional references is also available.

“Working closely with JBM Golf Properties, LLC, Mr. Cook’s depth of knowledge and extensive industry contacts were valuable assets to our organization during its recent project development… Engaged directly with our ownership group, he consistently demonstrated a steadfast commitment to our vision for these challenging projects. During three years of collaboration with JBM Golf Properties, LLC, his responsiveness, organization and integrity were unmatched.”

James B. McWethy, Owner
JBM Golf Properties, LLC