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Monroe Street Reconstruction Planning–Listening Session #2

Monroe Street–an important social, cultural, and economic hub of the Lake Wingra Watershed– is scheduled to be resurfaced and reconstructed in 2015 and 2016.  Residents of the Wingra Watershed will have an opportunity to learn about, and participate in, planning … Continue reading

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Wingra Watershed Facts

Here is food for thought during the next rainfall in the Wingra Watershed. Wingra Watershed size: 4,525 acres. Land surface area: 325 acres. Wetland area: 210 acres. Percent permeable surface (surface that absorbs rainfall) : 54%. Percent of each rainfall … Continue reading

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