(625 ILCS 45/8-2) (from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 318-2)
    Sec. 8-2. Special rules - Application. Any subdivision of this State may, at any time, but only after public notice, make formal application to the Department for special rules and regulations with reference to the operation of vessels on any waters within its territorial limits and shall set forth therein the reasons which make such special rules or regulations necessary or appropriate.
(Source: P.A. 82-783.)