Great Lakes Compact Can Waukesha Purchase Lake Michigan Water? Months of Scrutiny Lie Ahead By Susan Bence • Nov 8, 2013 Waukesha's proposal to purchase Lake Michigan water is now open for public review. The City held the first of four public meetings Thursday. As Waukesha Water Diversion Application Moves Forward - Is Great Lakes Compact Up to the Test? By Susan Bence • Nov 7, 2013 As Waukesha holds its first public meeting on a revised request to purchase Lake Michigan water, an environmental expert shares concern that the Great Lakes Compact may contain holes in its protective armor. Waukesha Submits Application for Lake Michigan Water By Marge Pitrof • Oct 14, 2013 The Waukesha Water Utility on Monday submitted its application to the DNR, to take and return Great Lakes water, starting by 2018. Coalition Calls for More Input on Waukesha Application for Great Lakes Water By Susan Bence • Jul 10, 2013 Listen Listening... / 13:25 Waukesha has been toiling over a tedious application to which a LOT of people are paying attention, including a coalition of conservationists. Groups Call for New Hearings on Waukesha Water Request By Marge Pitrof • Jul 3, 2013 Waukesha has made major revisions in its request for Lake Michigan water, so the Dept. of Natural Resources should conduct new hearings, according to several environmental interests.