Ongoing access to a fresh water supply has become a primary concern for many communities, lake districts and businesses in southeastern Wisconsin. Join Art Harrington of Godfrey & Kahn's Environmental Law Practice Group and a panel of experts in the field as they discuss hot issues surrounding this topic, including those that may impact you, your business, family and community:
- What are the potential sources of sustainable and affordable water in southeastern Wisconsin?
- What should southeastern Wisconsin do to replenish and protect its water supplies?
- How will the ongoing negotiations with Great Lakes states impact the use of Lake Michigan water?
- What are the conflicts that are developing with lake districts, developers and others as municipalities seek new water supplies or new laws to protect the water?
- What role will water conservation play in our future?
- How will these issues affect me, my community and my business?
Seating is limited.
Art Harrington, Godfrey & Kahn, S.C.
Todd Ambs, Wisconsin DNR Division of Water
Jeff Browne, Public Policy Forum
Doug Cherkauer, UWM Dept. of Geosciences
Dan Duchniak, Waukesha Water Utility
Jeffrey Edstrom, The Cadmus Group, Inc.
Peter McAvoy, Sixteenth Street Community Health Center
George Meyer, Wisconsin Wildlife Federation Panel Chairs
JW Spear, J Spear Associates
Bill McClenahan, Martin Schreiber and Associates Time
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. - Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. - Program (Includes Lunch)