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Milwaukee's Kinnickinnic River Gets $22 Million Cleanup

Article: Milwaukee's Kinnickinnic River Gets $22 Million Cleanup

MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin, August 25, 2008 (ENS) – Federal government and Wisconsin state funds will be pooled to underwrite a $22 million project that will clean up contaminated sediment in the Kinnickinnic River that runs through Milwaukee. The river will be cleaned up using $14.3 million from the Great Lakes Legacy Act fund and $7.7 million…

New Jersey Municipalities Gaining Control of Stormwater

Article: New Jersey Municipalities Gaining Control of Stormwater

TRENTON, New Jersey, February 18. 2008 (ENS) – A new report from the Department of Environmental Protection, DEP, demonstrates that New Jersey’s municipalities are making progress toward implementing programs that will reduce the impact of pollutants carried into the Garden State’s waterways through stormwater runoff. The report released last week shows that 532 of New…