Forum to explore Great Lakes Water Compact
BizTimes Daily (WI)
Published February 21, 2008
BizTimes Daily readers are invited to explore "The Issues and Science behind the Pending Great Lakes Water Compact" at a special Blueprint Briefing on Wednesday, March 5, at Discovery World on Milwaukee’s lakefront.
The discussion, open to the public, will feature: "Great Lakes Water Wars" author Peter Annin; Kevin Wilson, assistant deputy minister of the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources; Todd Ambs, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resource's water division chief and member of the board of the Great Lakes Commission; Matt Moroney, executive director of the Metropolitan Builders Association of Greater Milwaukee; and Ann Beier, director, Office of Environmental Sustainability City of Milwaukee.
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee officials also plan a briefing on the science and research behind the policy immediately following the panel discussion.
The special briefing is being presented by WisPolitics.com-WisBusiness.com (media partners of Small Business Times), UWM, the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce (MMAC), the Government of Canada, and Discovery World.
For more information and to register for the event, visit www.wispolitics.com/index.iml?Article=116957.