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Danville Dams Stir Controversy

DANVILLE--Leave the dams alone!

That's what dozens of people living in Danville are telling city leaders.

It's been an on-going issue for a decade.

City leaders see both dams, Ellsworth Park and the Danville Dams as a safety concern and liability issue.

During a public meeting tonight, the Illinois Department of Natural Resources shared four options:

The full dam removal
The partial dam removal
A rock ramp slope at the face of both dams
Concrete steps on both sides of the dams.

ABC Newschannel 15's Marine Glisovic speaks with concerned citizens, that want the dams left alone.