Monthly Archives: August 2012

9/1/12 Shoreland Zoning Effective

Effective 9/1/12, shoreland zoning changes went into effect for properties in unicorporated towns and municipalities in Dane County.  Click here for an FAQ summary. Background:  County code for compliance with NR 115, Wisconsin Administrative Code, was approved unanimously by the … Continue reading

Economic Studies on Phosphorous & Shoreland Zoning Completed

Economic impact studies done on phosphorus, shoreland zoning rules Weekly News article published: August 14, 2012 by the Central Office MADISON – New economic impact studies required by the Legislature are done for new rules aimed at cutting phosphorus from wastewater … Continue reading

YLAG2 Final Recommendations

The website for the YLAG2 project has been updated and now has the final recommendations posted. The executive summary of the project will also eventually be posted there along with some of the details Lloyd Eagan shared at the May … Continue reading

Farm Fields Seeded For Clean Lakes

Plane Seeds Farm Fields North of Lake Mendota, Launching New Partnership Between County and Farmers to Clean Lakes Press Release:  August 21, 2012  Contact: Casey Slaughter Becker, Office of the County Executive 267.8823 or cell 843.8858  An innovative new partnership between Dane County … Continue reading

County Boat Landings Curb Invasive Species

County Installs Equipment at Boat Landings to Curb Spread of Invasive Species in Area Lakes FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 8/3/2012  Issued By: County Executive For more information contact:  Casey Slaughter Becker, Office of the County Executive 608.267.8823 or cell, 608.843.8858  View … Continue reading

9/8 Historical Cruise on Lake Mendota

Due to popular demand, another date to this year’s schedule of sold-out history cruises has been added :  Saturday, Sept 8:  9:30 a.m. This summer, Lake Mendota historian, Captain Don Sanford will take you on his popular cruise along the … Continue reading