On the chopping block: State recycling funding
Gov. Scott Walker's proposed budget would eliminate the state's 20-year-old mandatory recycling law and funding for local recycling grant programs.
For St. Croix County, the state recycling funding loss would be $275,122. For Pierce County, funding loss would total $294,193.
The Pierce County Board has already passed a resolution opposing the proposed legislation.
The resolution highlights many issues, including: