News Flash

Posted on: January 25, 2023

Living Snow Fences Make Good Neighbors

Image (above): A living snow fence of corn stalks, on the left, reduces drifting snow across County Highway F near Pearce Family Farm in Walworth.

Blowing and drifting snow jeopardizes public safety, slows down emergency services, interrupts businesses, an...

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Walworth County News
Posted on: January 13, 2023

Walworth County Public Works Champions WI Salt Awareness Week

It takes only 1 teaspoon of road salt to permanently pollute 5 gallons of water m

All the salt that we apply to roads and sidewalks ends up in our freshwater. Salt can be an effective deicer, but more isn’t always better. Salt prematurely ages roads and bridges and degrades freshwater lakes and streams. Additionally, skyrocketing salt ...

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