There is increasing interest in encouraging water conservation and efficiency to help manage demand and meet critical water supply needs. Using water more efficiently benefits all by:
- Reducing energy and chemical costs
- Avoiding or delaying expensive capital infrastructure investments
- Ensuring that sufficient water is available to promote economic growth and development while supporting healthy ecosystems
- Preserving valuable water resources for future generations
Wauwatosa has an abundant water resource in Lake Michigan, a supply that contributes to an attractive and healthy environment and provides a reliable source of drinking water. The following websites will help give more information regarding water conservation.