VISION 2050: A Regional Land Use and Transportation Plan for Southeastern Wisconsin

VISION 2050 is the advisory land use and transportation plan for the seven-County Southeastern Wisconsin Region. This presentation by Ben McKay, Chief Community Assistance Planner for the Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission, will cover the land information issues… Read More

Put your Trust in Land Trusts! Identifying Potential Conservation Easements

Preserving land and wildlife habitat while educating all generations about the importance of nature and healthy, diverse ecosystems – this is what the Kettle Moraine Land Trust (KMLT) has been accomplishing.  Bill Huxhold, Professor Emeritus at the University… Read More

UW-Stevens Point Geography Alumni Map

The UW-Stevens Point Geography Alumni Map provides an opportunity for Geography and GIS alumni to share information about where they are now and what they are doing professionally. If you are a UW-Stevens Point Geography or GIS graduate,… Read More

“Dark Sky” coming to WLIA regional meeting in Delavan

A full-scale training exercise simulating a long-term mass power outage in Wisconsin kicks off May 15 at sites around the state. Known as “Dark Sky,” GIS will play a big role in the event. Come to our upcoming Regional meeting to learn more.

WLIA Spring Regional Workshop: Workflows for Analyzing Crash Data from the UW TOPS WisTransPortal

If you have ever been tasked with geocoding crash points; ranking intersections by accident count, type, severity, etc.; analyzing crash trends by time of day, day of week, month of year; finding out how data are processed from… Read More

Make Your Room Reservation at Lake Lawn Resort for the Spring Regional Meeting

Make Your Room Reservation ASAP for best availability! Lake Lawn Resort  2400 East Geneva St Delavan, WI 53115 Phone: (262) 728-7950 Toll Free: (800) 338-LAKE (5253) www.lakelawnresort.com LODGING RESERVATIONS: $82 single or double or more options for loft rooms or suites. The… Read More

Learn About the Intersection of Nature and Traditional Culture from Landscapes of Southern Wisconsin

Wisconsin is the center of effigy mound culture, and home to several groups of mounds built by Woodland and Mississippian peoples.  Rob Nurre, landscape historian and caretaker of the Man Mound near Baraboo, will discuss the role of… Read More

Racine County Officials Welcome WLIA to the Spring Regional Meeting and Focus on Foxconn

Interested in hearing more about the nuts and bolts of planning for the Foxconn project?  Jenny Trick, Executive Director of Racine County Econcomic Development Corp and Tyson Fettes, Racine County Register of Deeds, will kickoff the upcoming regional… Read More

Registration Open & Agenda Available for Spring Meeting

The 2018 Spring Regional Meeting will take place at the Lake Lawn Resort in Delavan, WI on May 31 and June 1, 2018. View the agenda and register now! Also, don’t miss the social event! Enjoy a pontoon boat ride on… Read More

Loss of a Colleague and Friend

It is with great sadness that we share the news that Mike (Myron) Bacon passed away on April 4, 2018. He was 87. He spent his entire career with the state DOT, retiring in 1991 as Director of… Read More