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Water Technology Cluster is a model for successful industry cluster initiatives nationwide, according to new Brookings report
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Water Technology Cluster is a model for successful industry cluster initiatives nationwide, according to new Brookings report

The Water Council is cited as a successful model and national case study.

Foxconn to Adopt World-Class Water Recycling Technology at Wisconn Valley Science and Technology Park
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Foxconn to Adopt World-Class Water Recycling Technology at Wisconn Valley Science and Technology Park

Leading-Edge Zero Liquid Discharge System Will Significantly Reduce Water Intake from Lake Michigan and Virtually Eliminate Industrial Discharge

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin Introduces Legislation to Accelerate Water Technology and Innovations
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U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin Introduces Legislation to Accelerate Water Technology and Innovations

Wisconsin is leading the development of new solutions to address water challenges

The Water Council Announces 2018 Pilot Program Winners
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The Water Council Announces 2018 Pilot Program Winners

Four companies in Wisconsin recognized for innovative water solutions

The Water Council Expands Global Reach
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The Water Council Expands Global Reach

New European office solidifies the organization’s commitment to an increased level of engagement throughout the continent

Governor Walker Announces New Water Technology Partnerships
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Governor Walker Announces New Water Technology Partnerships

The Water Council signs two agreements to increase collaboration during trade mission

Wisconsin’s Water Technology Sector Highlighted During Governor Walker’s Trade Mission to Israel
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Wisconsin’s Water Technology Sector Highlighted During Governor Walker’s Trade Mission to Israel

State water technology leaders join governor highlighting state’s strengths

Governor Walker, WEDC Secretary Hogan Depart Friday for Trade Mission to Israel
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Governor Walker, WEDC Secretary Hogan Depart Friday for Trade Mission to Israel

Trip to focus on attracting investment, developing partnerships in water technology sector

The Water Council Supports the Wisconsin WINS Act
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The Water Council Supports the Wisconsin WINS Act

The Wisconsin WINS Act will help transform economic growth in communities across Wisconsin.

New $1.2 million initiative aims to boost exports and foreign investment in Wisconsin
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New $1.2 million initiative aims to boost exports and foreign investment in Wisconsin

WEDC teams up with UW-Oshkosh, The Water Council, New North and M7 in first statewide effort of its kind

Milwaukee Welcomes First Coworking Community for Water Industry
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Milwaukee Welcomes First Coworking Community for Water Industry

The Oasis is a reformat of approximately 4,000 square feet of each the second and third floors of the Global Water Center.

NASA’s Glenn Research Center and The Water Council Partner to Help Manufacturers Solve Water Challenges
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NASA’s Glenn Research Center and The Water Council Partner to Help Manufacturers Solve Water Challenges

Up to four U.S. owned businesses will be selected to participate in the event that will be held in the spring of 2018.

The Water Council, WEDC to host water conferences in China
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The Water Council, WEDC to host water conferences in China

Two events in November aimed at showcasing how Wisconsin’s water technology companies could help China address its challenges

Funding Available for Water-Related Pilot and Demonstration Sites
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Funding Available for Water-Related Pilot and Demonstration Sites

Now accepting applications to bring working prototypes to pilot sites in Wisconsin to advance water innovation

Founding dean of UWM School of Freshwater Sciences announces retirement
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Founding dean of UWM School of Freshwater Sciences announces retirement

David Garman's career has covered the full range of environmental management.

New startups participate in water accelerator
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New startups participate in water accelerator

The Water Council welcomes next round of entrepreneurs and graduates class of 2017

New Chief Technology Officer Joins The Water Council
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New Chief Technology Officer Joins The Water Council

UW-Milwaukee and The Water Council Partner to Further Innovation and Commercialization in Water

Wisconsin and Germany Formalize Water Technology Collaboration with Memorandum of Understanding
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Wisconsin and Germany Formalize Water Technology Collaboration with Memorandum of Understanding

The two bodies will collaborate on business development and scientific and institutional research.

Global Economic Development Leadership Honor Awarded to The Water Council
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Global Economic Development Leadership Honor Awarded to The Water Council

CoreNet Global’s Economic Development Leadership award celebrates the successful implementation of innovative, economically promising projects in a community or region.

Competition Announces Two Winners to Advance New, Clean Water Technologies
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Competition Announces Two Winners to Advance New, Clean Water Technologies

Pilot Deployment Program selects two winners to move water technology working prototypes, to real world pilot sites

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin’s New Legislation to Accelerate Water Technologies Receives Strong Support
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U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin’s New Legislation to Accelerate Water Technologies Receives Strong Support

The Water Council: “An important and critical step in fostering new, innovative procedures and products in the marketplace and in communities that would help address these tremendous national challenges.”

Author & <i>Fast Company</i> Contributor Charles Fishman Joins Milwaukee’s 9th Annual Water Summit
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Author & Fast Company Contributor Charles Fishman Joins Milwaukee’s 9th Annual Water Summit

In the last four years, Charles Fishman has become one of the most forceful, challenging and inspiring public voices on water issues.

National Competition Selects Three Winners to Advance Water Entrepreneurship, Resiliency and Sustainability
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National Competition Selects Three Winners to Advance Water Entrepreneurship, Resiliency and Sustainability

“Pow! emPowering Opportunities in Water” selects three US-based companies to fast-track water-related innovation.

The Water Council Applauds White House for $300 Million Proposal for Water Innovation
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The Water Council Applauds White House for $300 Million Proposal for Water Innovation

Budget proposal directs $300 million towards the development of new solutions that will help address our nation’s challenges with respect to water quality and quantity issues.

Global Water Center to Expand
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Global Water Center to Expand

State grant will provide funding for future tenants

The Water Council, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Participate in White House Roundtable on Water Innovation
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The Water Council, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Participate in White House Roundtable on Water Innovation

The Roundtable aimed to challenge stakeholders to increase innovation and investments in water technologies.

National Award of Excellence Presented to The Water Council for Advancing Regional Competitiveness

Contribution to Jose G. Perez of $100

National Award of Excellence Presented to The Water Council for Advancing Regional Competitiveness
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National Award of Excellence Presented to The Water Council for Advancing Regional Competitiveness

The Water Council was named the winner of SSTI’s 2015 Excellence in TBED award for ‘Improving Competitiveness of Existing Industries.’

Rexnord moving Zurn HQ to Milwaukee; will be tenant of second Reed Street Yards building
Water Council Hires Matt Howard as New Director of Alliance for Water Stewardship, North America
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Water Council Hires Matt Howard as New Director of Alliance for Water Stewardship, North America

Matt Howard, who has served the City of Milwaukee as the Sustainability Director for the last five years, will begin working for The Water Council on June 8.

Water Council CEO to Join Baldwin at State of the Union
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Water Council CEO to Join Baldwin at State of the Union

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin announced that Dean Amhaus, President and CEO of The Water Council, will join her as a guest at President Obama’s State of the Union.

Murphy’s Law: Milwaukee’s Miraculous Water Hub
Murphy’s Law

Milwaukee’s Miraculous Water Hub

Almost overnight, the city has become an international leader in water technology, says the national media. Are they right?

Plenty of Horne: Will Water Technology Transform the City?
Plenty of Horne

Will Water Technology Transform the City?

Badger Meter CEO says Milwaukee can remake itself as 15th century Florence once did, in speech at downtown GMC event.

Murphy’s Law: Did Sue Black Pay Nothing to “Buy” Wave Team?
Murphy’s Law

Did Sue Black Pay Nothing to “Buy” Wave Team?

The Milwaukee Wave has been a money loser, which might explain why she paid little, and why she's under pressure to turn the team around.

Plenty of Horne: Mayor Says Streetcar is “Trojan Horse”
Plenty of Horne

Mayor Says Streetcar is “Trojan Horse”

Streetcar will be first leg of what he hopes will be a more extensive rail system.

Murphy’s Law: The $74 Million Gamble
Murphy’s Law

The $74 Million Gamble

Can Milwaukee become a world water hub? It’s betting $74 million it can.

Reed Street Yards Redevelopment Funds Approved at Committee

Reed Street Yards Redevelopment Funds Approved at Committee

At the November 22nd, 2011 meeting of the Zoning, Neighborhoods & Development Committee funds for the construction of new infrastructure within the Reed Street Yards were approved. The 17-acre property, known as the Reed Street Yards, is located between South 6th Street and South 3rd Street, and has been targeted by the City of Milwaukee and the Water Council as the future center of Milwaukee’s water industry.

The Roundup: Henningsen Moved
The Roundup

Henningsen Moved

milwaukeeworld.com scoop

The Roundup: City Image Logo to be Unveiled Soon
The Roundup

City Image Logo to be Unveiled Soon

The nonprofit Spirit of Milwaukee is undertaking an image rebranding for the community.

Murphy’s Law: Figueroa Accused Another Man of Sex Harassment
Murphy’s Law

Figueroa Accused Another Man of Sex Harassment

For months I've been hearing rumblings that Marilyn Figueroa had accused another man of sexual harassment.