Published: September 27, 2011
Tags: Department of Public Works, flooding, Flooding Task Force, infrastructure, Joe Dudzik, Milwaukee, sewer, Sewer Maintenance Fund, storm sewer, Tom Barrett, Willie Hines, Willie Wade
Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett wants to increase spending on the city’s ailing sewer lines, which have come under scrutiny because of massive flooding in recent years.
Published: August 27, 2009
Tags: flooding, Joseph Burtch, rainwater, storm sewer, storm water, West Allis
Sean Ryan email@example.com A lot of people in West Allis get nervous when it starts to rain. Sam Tourloukis is one of them. His brother, Kostas, owns a house on 82nd Street that has been flooded twice over the past two years by summer storms. “It hurts,” he said. “It hurts because you have tenants [...]