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Are you looking to install a rain garden in your yard?
The Waukesha County Website has information on where to purchase rain barrels and information on rain gardens
The Root-Pike Win Group has information on the Rain Garden Initiative Program
You can find an example of a rain garden at the Recycling Center.
The Rain Garden was built by Street Department Employees Tom Koss, Steve Brooks and Pat Subel, & plants donated by Tom Koss. All plants used are local native Wisconsin Prairie plants.
There are reference materials available through the Wisconsin DNR website.
Rain Garden - finished view. Rain barrels can be purchased through MMSD.
Layout and list of plants at Recycling Center (PDF)