RIVERWAY BOARD CANCELS APRIL MEETING
The Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board will not hold the regular monthly meeting slated for April 9th due to COVID-19 and restrictions on gatherings. The next scheduled meeting will take place on May 14th in Boscobel.
The board will continue to accept permit applications and will process permits, according to Mark Cupp, Executive Director. Cupp encouraged the public to contact the board by telephone at 608-739-3188 or by e-mail at email@example.com.
In 1989, Governor Tommy Thompson signed Wisconsin Act 31 which created the Lower Wisconsin State Riverway. This historic action represented the culmination of years of planning and followed hundreds of hours of public meetings. The Riverway legislation was born from a compromise crafted by legislators from both political parties. The Riverway extends 92.3 miles from below the dam at Prairie du Sac to the confluence with the
The Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board, was created to administer the new law. The Board is composed of nine members of which six must be local residents or local elected officials from the affected counties (
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board
Toll Free Phone: 1-800-221-3792
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