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Type of Jurisdictions Involved

City

County

Town

Village

Specific Jurisdictions Involved

  • Cities of Pewaukee and Waukesha;
  • Villages of Pewaukee and Sussex;
  • Towns of Delafield, Lisbon, Waukesha, and Brookfield;
  • Waukesha County

County

Waukesha

Region

Southeastern

Type of Agreement

Intergovernmental agreement to form a partnership

Implementation and Incubation

2006 was first formal year

Factors Involved

  • County Land Resources Manager encouraged municipaliteis in the county with storm water permits to pool funds to support an urban storm water information and education specialist

Benefits

  • Joint education and information on storm water permitting

Results

  • County oversees and coordinates all information and education activities, while internal I&E activities are the responsibility of each individual member
  • Members also assist with implementation
  • Expected to grow as the county has offered the same services to other Phase 2 communities in the county
  • Intergovernmental agreements for storm water education
  • Annual workshops for builders and developers
  • Speaking to schools and groups Newsletter articles for use by member municipalities
  • Project WET training Volunteer monitoring programs
  • Stormwater and I/E web pages

Contact

Jayne Jenks

Waukesha County Conservation Specialist

(262) 896-8305

jjenks@waukeshacounty.gov

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