Funding Environmental Stewardship in Wisconsin
By Frederica Freyberg | Here & Now
June 14, 2019
The state budget writing committee approved a two-year extension for the state’s stewardship fund that purchases land for outdoor recreation and environmental protection. Breaking down the program’s funding is Jason Stein, research director for the Wisconsin Policy Forum. He says the amount the program can borrow, which helps alleviate tax revenue loss for municipalities, is down.