Green Irrigation Solution

The Mitchell Park Conservatory, more widely known as the Mitchell Park Domes, has been an iconic destination within the Milwaukee County Park System since 1959. Recently the site that hosts the Domes has undergone a massive construction project as a result of a freeway expansion in Milwaukee that displaced the county parks’ existing greenhouses. This provided an… Read More

Section of Lake Michigan Identified as Possible Marine Sanctuary

“The establishment of a federally managed marine sanctuary accomplishes something we all can agree on: a collaborative, locally led, public-private effort to protect our environment.” Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) Wisconsin is once again at the forefront of water resource protection. For the first time since 2000, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced its… Read More

Delta Sky Magazine Features Milwaukee Water

Milwaukee’s water cluster and The Water Council are currently featured in Delta Sky Magazine, the on-board publication found on all Delta Airline flights. The article, entitled “Conserving Water with Blue Tech” describes the plight of the California drought that has plagued the west coast since 2012. Depending on whom you ask, it goes on to… Read More

Water Summit 2014 Makes a Media Splash

Water Summit 2014 was a great success, thanks in part to our wonderful Membership, World-Class Speaker line-up, amazing Volunteers and Water Council Staff, and attendees from across the United States, and world. Even though the Summit is long-since over, the connections fostered over those two days will most certainly lead to new partnerships, collaborations and… Read More