It takes leadership in both public and private sectors to capture 740 million gallons of stormwater with green infrastructure. Check out these rad videos of MMSD's "Green Luminaries"! Part of Milwaukee's water drains into the Combined Sewer Area, shown here in color, where stormwater and wastewater are both collected and treated together. Green infrastructure projects in this area help reduce the volume of stormwater pulsing through the sewer system during heavy rains. Explore more by downloading the Milwaukee Community Map for Google Earth.
Special thanks to Fiona Nutbeam and Kevin Ackerman for their work to support the Milwaukee Community Map.