Waukesha completes water application, seeks state approval
The Waukesha Water Utility has completed its application to the state of Wisconsin for the planned purchase of Lake Michigan water from Oak Creek.
The utility and Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources have been trading information since spring 2010 to complete the application. With the proposal complete, the DNR and city of Waukesha will host a series of public meetings in Waukesha, Oak Creek, Racine and Milwaukee.
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