Milwaukee

Milwaukee School Playground Is Designed To Manage Stormwater & Create Outdoor Classroom

Milwaukee School Playground Is Designed To Manage Stormwater & Create Outdoor Classroom

The story of Starms Early Childhood isn't unique in Milwaukee more than 100 years old and until recently, dominated by asphalt, but that’s about to change thanks to a green infrastructure project.

Living Wall at University of Michigan Wins Award

Living Wall at University of Michigan Wins Award

The 2100 has landed gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. That makes it a rarity among Milwaukee suburban apartment developments.

Grass Roofs are Becoming Popular Energy Savers Around Milwaukee

Grass Roofs are Becoming Popular Energy Savers Around Milwaukee

High above some of Milwaukee's tallest buildings are gardens. These grass roofs as they're called are becoming more and more popular.

Bring Us Your Green Projects, Says MMSD

Bring Us Your Green Projects, Says MMSD

District offers $1.5 million matching funds for projects to reduce urban runoff, taxpayers costs.

Green Stormwater Infrastructure Success in Milwaukee

Green Stormwater Infrastructure Success in Milwaukee

The Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) is using green stormwater infrastructure (GSI) to meet an ambitious goal to capture, absorb and store 740 Million Gallons of water EVERY TIME IT RAINS. The project is called Fresh Coast 740.