This year’s annual meeting will be Saturday, September 22 at 9 am at the Waterford Union High School. Information regarding this meeting is located here.
Notice of Public Meeting
The next regular meeting of the WWMD Board will be held on Saturday, September 22 immediately following the annual meeting.
DNR Small Scale Dredging Permit
The DNR has released a new small scale dredging general permit available for riparian land owners. The permit would allow for the removal of up to 50 cubic yards of material per year from a waterway for the purposes of navigation. For more information, see the 2017 Wisconsin Act 214, which was enacted on April 3, 2018.
Waterford Waterway Management District Statement on a Winter Drawdown, 1-27-2018
The Waterford Waterway Management District has begun a comprehensive Lake Management Plan project to update our current Lake Management Plan. This project started in December of 2017 and is currently expected to finish in mid-2019. We are currently seeking state grant monies to help fund this project. The Lake Management Project includes the appropriate ecological studies and stakeholder participation components that will enable the WWMD, with the assistance of its consultant, Onterra, LLC, and the WDNR, to create a realistic and implementable Lake Management Plan that will guide the management of the Waterford Waterway in the coming years. Therefore, any decisions regarding large scale manipulations of the Waterford Waterway, such as a winter drawdown, will not be considered independently but will be made as part of our Lake Management Plan project.
You can view the budget for the fiscal year 2017-2018 here.