Tag: Waukesha

Great Lakes Mayors Request a Hearing to Challenge Waukesha Diversion Decision

The Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative--composed of Great Lakes mayors--is requesting a hearing to challenge the decision to allow Waukesha to divert...

Waukesha and Great Lakes Water: Some Historical Background

On June 21, the eight U.S. states touching the Great Lakes approved an application by Waukesha, Wisconsin to divert water from Lake Michigan. Daniel Macfarlane provides...

Canadian Environmental Law Association’s Response to Waukesha Decision

Jacqueline Wilson is counsel at the Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) and works on law reform and litigation relating to climate change, energy policy,...

Ralph Pentland’s Response to the Waukesha Decision

Ralph Pentland is a member of the Forum for Leadership on Water, president of Ralbet Enterprises Inc. and a leading Canadian water policy expert...

Mayors Express Disappointment over the Approval of the Waukesha Diversion Application

Today, representatives of the Governors of the eight Great Lakes states approved the diversion application of the City of Waukesha, WI, under the Great...

Waukesha Diversion Moves a Step Closer to Approval

On Wednesday, nine of 10 delegates who represent the states and Canadian provinces of the Great Lakes basin voted yes to allow the City...

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