Major Announcement Outlines Non-diversion Solution to Waukesha's Great Lakes Water Diversion Application


The Compact Implementation Coalition will hold a press briefing announcing an alternative plan to Waukesha’s Great Lakes water diversion application Thursday, July 9th at 10:00am. The panel will consist of Jodi Habush Sinykin, Peter McAvoy,Ezra Meyer and Marc Smith of the Compact Implementation Coalition and Jim Drought of GZA Geo Environmental. They will announce an alternative plan for saving Waukesha residents almost $190 million in taxes and supplying a growing population with safe, radium-free drinking water, and will also outline the engineering study and the science supporting the alternative.

The presentation will take place via webinar and call-in, and a comprehensive press packet will be uploaded 30 minutes prior to the briefing. If you are unable to view the webinar, a PDF of the presentation will be included in the press packet for your convenience. Please see connection details at the link below:

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