Introduction to Municipal Water

While the concept of municipal water dates back thousands of years, there was not a single, central law on the books in the United States until 1974.  This law is known as the Safe Water Drinking Act (SWDA) and is … Continue Reading

Milwaukee Receives Green Infrastructure Grant

The EPA is continuing to scatter green infrastructure grants throughout the Great Lakes.   Racine saw a $250k grant and Buffalo received a $500k grant. A big number dropped close to home as well with Milwaukee taking in a $1,000,000 grant. … Continue Reading

Free Water Conservation Tools

It’s the EPA’s Fix a Leak Week again.  We’re lucky in the Midwest, as expensive as our water seems, it is a steal compared the rest of the country.  Still, the EPA estimates that upwards of one trillion gallons of … Continue Reading