Debate Over Waukesha's Great Lakes Water Diversion Proposal

Debate over Waukesha's Great Lakes water diversion proposal - WPR, August 17, 2015
Reporter: Veronica Rueckert

On Monday and Tuesday, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is holding public hearings on a proposal to allow the City of Waukesha to use water from Lake Michigan. Waukesha says it needs a new sources of water to address water quantity and quality concerns. But opponents say this proposal doesn't meet the standards set by the Great Lakes Compact. We get two different perspectives on the issue.

Listen online here.