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Arbor Day Volunteer Event to Plant 250 Sapling Trees in Fox River Park

4/13/2018 9:29:42 AM

To celebrate Arbor Day 2018, Waukesha County Parks is hosting a large-scale volunteer tree planting event on Saturday, April 28 from 9 a.m. to noon in Fox River Park. Residents and groups are invited to help reforest and enhance the park. Fox River Park is located at W264S4500 River Rd., Waukesha.

Donation Merges STEM Learning with Environmental Education in Waukesha County

2/14/2018 3:19:40 PM

Workshop to Help Producers Increase Soil Health

2/9/2018 1:36:17 PM

Going on Now: Retzer Nature Center's Annual Spring Sale!

2/2/2018 10:49:37 AM

Retzer Nature Center’s annual Spring Workshop & Pre-Sale of compost bins, rain barrels and native plants is going on now through March 30. Order online and view items at waukeshacounty.gov/SpringSale. Orders will be available for pick up at Retzer Nature Center on May 12 from 9am to noon only.

New Environmental  Education Program Kicks Off in Waukesha County

9/12/2017 11:37:52 AM

On Tuesday, September 12, 2017 a new environmental education program kicks off for K—12 students in Waukesha County. The program is a collaboration between Waukesha County, the School District of Waukesha and Carroll University in order to create a regional environmental education model that meets state and national academic standards.

Residents and Businesses May Recycle Landscape Plastics at Johnson's Nursery, Inc

9/11/2017 10:48:28 AM

Residents and businesses are invited to drop off used plastic growing pots, plant trays, and plant containers free of charge at Johnson's Nursery Inc., W180 N6275 Marcy Road, Menomonee Falls for collection. Residents may drop off containers year-round during business hours. Those with bulk quantities, such as businesses, are required to pre-sort, palletize, and call ahead to schedule a drop-off. Visit the retail office upon arrival for direction to the drop off area.

Public Information Meeting for Waukesha County Park and Open Space Plan

9/11/2017 10:10:44 AM

The Waukesha County Department of Parks and Land Use invites all interested parties to attend the public information meeting regarding updates to the Park and Open Space Plan. This meeting will be an open house allowing interested parties an opportunity to interact with Waukesha County staff, ask questions and provide comments.

Special One-Day Electronics and Appliance Recycling Event

8/8/2017 4:34:52 PM

The Town of Merton will be hosting a special one-day collection of household electronics and appliances open to any Waukesha County resident on Saturday, August 12 from 9:00 a.m. to noon. The collection will take place at N78 W32101 Petersen Road