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E-M:/ WI New Berlin - Plan would induce conservation

New Berlin - To demonstrate it is serious about conservation as it works to gain a pipeline to Lake Michigan, this southwestern Milwaukee suburb is working to alter its user rates to encourage residents and industries to consume less water.

But before New Berlin can strike a deal, the DNR says, the state must pass its version of the Great Lakes Compact, which is supposed to regulate and monitor three areas of Great Lakes water consumption: in-basin water use, diversions and conservation measures.


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