Mar 22, 2019 /
Get The Lead Out: A Call To The Milwaukee Community
Mar 19, 2019
On March 13, 2019, a bill that would establish a clearinghouse for buying and selling pollution credits was introduced in the state Senate. MEA opposes the bill in its current form.
Feb 19, 2019
Our letter to DNR outlines problems with a draft permit that would allow We Energies to delay implementing best practices for dealing with coal ash and to discharge toxic levels of mercury.
Feb 05, 2019
Pledging your public support for the core principles of the Great Lakes Compact sends a message to policy makers and elected officials that you take seriously your responsibility to protect our shared natural resources, and you expect them to do the same.
Jan 30, 2019
The announcement that Foxconn would scale back plans for a manufacturing facility led many to question Racine’s plans to proceed with a highly-controversial diversion of Great Lakes water.
Jan 17, 2019
Midwest Environmental Advocates staff and board members wish Attorney Jimmy Parra a fond farewell as he leaves MEA this week to begin a new chapter in his professional career.
Jan 16, 2019
A Supreme Court decision in the Kinnard Farms case would have far-reaching implications for all state agencies.
Jan 11, 2019
Circuit Court Judge William Pocan sided with environmental groups represented by MEA when he ruled that an agreement between the DNR and the state’s largest dairy business lobby violated state law.
Jan 04, 2019
Door County has more miles of shoreline than any other county in the country. The shoreline is cherished whether you have been in Door County for three generations or
Dec 13, 2018
Check out our December newsletter to learn about legislative and legal updates, upcoming events and more.
Dec 11, 2018
After late-night negotiations behind closed doors last week, Wisconsin lawmakers passed legislation that will harm the very interests the bill’s authors would like to protect. MEA believes that the rushed drafting and vetting process will lead to unintended harmful consequences. For this reason, MEA strongly opposes Senate Bill 884 and asks Governor Walker to veto the bill.