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Type of Jurisdictions Involved

City

County

Village

Specific Jurisdictions Involved

  • Village of Germantown,
  • City of West Bend,
  • City of Hartford,
  • Washington County

County

Washington

Type of Agreement

Consolidation of Services

Implementation and Incubation

  • Clean Ways for Waterways - initiated in 2002 by Washington County Conservationist Blaine Delzer

Factors Involved

  • Desire to work together on stormwater information and education

Benefits

  • Coordination on stormwater information and education

Results

  • County and municipalities established intergovernmental agreements for the duration of the grant project - selected a firm to lead the development and implementation of their public education program
  • Effort was funded with a Wisconsin DNR Urban Nonpoint Source and Storm Water Planning grant in the amount of $70,000
  • Local match was provided in both cash and in-kind services
  • Applied for and received a Wisconsin DNR UNPS and SW grant, established intergovernmental agreements, hired a consultant to work on education programs, logo contest for schools, website, construction site erosion control workshop for contractors, rain garden installation
  • 'Clean Ways for Waterways' DVD, campaign brochure and poster, presentations to community groups, classroom activities for high school students, distribute promotional materials

Contact

Judy Neu

City of West Bend Engineering

262-335-5130

neuj@ci.west-bend.wi.us

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