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08.17.2014 | | Posted at 08:37 AM
By David Luhrssen
Dams were once the pride of the Industrial Age, and remain so in places like China. But while some dams brought electricity and curbed floods, others caused long-term environmental problems. Here in Milwaukee, the Estabrook Dam in the Lincoln Park area has become a source of controversy. The 1930s structure fell into disrepair and Milwaukee County failed to meet a deadlin...
Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Judge orders Milwaukee County to deliver plan for repair or removal

The deadline for a decision on Milwaukee County's crumbling Estabrook Dam is June 24, according...