EPA awards first Trash Free Waters grant for the Milwaukee Great Lakes

At a press conference at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee School of Freshwater Sciences, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced the selection of the first-ever Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) Trash Free Waters grant.

Harbor District, Inc. was selected to receive a $492,300 grant to construct and install a trash collector on the Kinnickinnic River just south of West Becher Street, about a mile south of the conjunction of the Kinnickinnic and Milwaukee Rivers.

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