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Regional Hearing Clerk

The Regional Hearing Clerk (RHC) maintains all official administrative records of cases in adjudication under various federal laws found at 40 CFR Part 22.

La Dawn Whitehead (whitehead.ladawn@epa.gov)
312-886-3713
or 800-621-8431 ext. 63713 (Region 5 states only)
Fax: 312-886-9697

Mailing address:

US EPA Region 5
Office of the Regional Hearing Clerk
Attention: La Dawn Whitehead
77 W. Jackson Blvd.
Mailcode: E-19J
Chicago, IL 60604-3590

The filing window is located on the north end of the 19th floor.

Office Hours Monday - Friday

Assignment of Docket Numbers/Case Initiations (i.e., Administrative Complaints and Simultaneous Complaint/Consent Agreement):
Monday - Friday, 10am-noon and 2-4:30pm

Self-Service Filings (i.e. Pre-hearing Exchange, Motions, Orders):
Monday - Friday, 9am-4:30pm


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