Why we regulate
Learn what types of wastewater discharges are regulated and how
Plan review
The DNR reviews plans for municipal and industrial wastewater treatment plant construction
Discharge permits
Wastewater discharges to surface or groundwaters
Contact information
For information on the wastewater permits program, contact:
Adrian Stocks, Chief
Permits Section
Water Quality Bureau
Tom Mugan, Chief
Wastewater Section
Water Quality Bureau

Wastewater permits staff

Choose the region in which your facility/site/municipality is located on the map below for regional wastewater staff listings. Click on the staff name to see their specialty areas, counties served and contact information.

Staff located in the Madison central office and their policy/technical areas are listed after the regional offices.

Southeast RegionSouth Central RegionNortheast RegionspacerWest Central RegionNorthern Region Regional map

South Central Region

  • Dodgeville Service Center — 1500 N Johns Street, Dodgeville, WI 53533

West Central Region

  • Baldwin Service Center — 890 Spruce Street, Baldwin, WI 54002
  • Black River Falls Service Center — 910 Highway 54 East, Black River Falls, WI 54615
  • LaCrosse Service Center — 3550 Mormon Coulee Rd., LaCrosse, WI 54601
  • Wausau Service Center — 5301 Rib Mountain Rd., Wausau, WI 54401
  • Wisconsin Rapids Service Center — 473 Griffith Avenue, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494

Northern Region

  • Ashland Service Center — 2501 Golf Course Rd., Ashland, WI 54806
  • Hayward Service Center — 10220 State Highway 27 South, Hayward, WI 54843
  • Rhinelander Service Center — 107 Sutliff Avenue, Rhinelander, WI 54501
  • Superior Service Center — 1701 North 4th Street, Superior, WI 54880

Northeast Region

  • Oshkosh Service Center — 625 E County Road Y, Suite 700, Oshkosh, WI 54901
  • Peshtigo Service Center — 101 North Odgen Road, Suite A, Pehtigo, WI 54157-1734

Southeast Region

  • Plymouth Service Center - 1155 Pilgrim Road, Plymouth, WI 53073
  • Waukesha Service Center — 141 NW Barstow Street, Room 180, Waukesha, WI 53188
    • vacant, Water resources engineer

Madison Central Office

  • DNR GEF 2 Building — 101 S. Webster St., PO Box 7921, Madison, WI 53707-7921
    • Dave Argall, IS data services, SWAMP database
    • Keri Behm, IS data services, permit fees
    • Jeff Brauer, Wastewater engineer, general permits, power plants
    • Fran Keally, Water resources management specialist, sewer service area planning
    • Diane Figiel, Water resources engineer, water quality-based permit limits
    • Kari Fleming, Environmental toxicologist, biomonitoring, toxicity testing
    • Inna Gurevic, Wastewater specialist, discharge monitoring reports
    • Mike Hammers, Wastewater engineer, aquaculture, metal finishing, pulp/paper
    • Fred Hegeman, Wastewater engineer, biosolids, landspreading, septage
    • Jonathan Hill, Wastewater engineer
    • Shawn Jandrey, Wastewater engineer, sewer extension plan review
    • Jason Knutson, Wastewater engineer
    • Bob Liska, Wastewater specialist, pretreatment program
    • Paul Luebke, Wastewater specialist, dredging, airports, power plants
    • Laura Madsen, Wastewater specialist, ballast water
    • Amanda Minks, Water resources specialist, adaptive management, water quality trading
    • Gerry Novotny, Wastewater engineer, facility plan review
    • Keith Pierce, Wastewater engineer, power plants, chlorides, facility plan review
    • Mary Ryan, Wastewater specialist, SWAMP database permit drafting, permit applications
    • Jack Saltes, Wastewater engineer, compliance maintenance annual reports
    • Jim Schmidt, Water resources engineer, water quality standards, antidegradation
    • Lynn Morrison, Wastewater engineer, variances, facility plan review, food processing
    • Steve Smith, Wastewater engineer, facility plan review, large private on-site systems
    • Jake Zimmerman, Wastewater engineer
    • Adrian Stocks, Permits section chief
    • Tom Mugan, Wastewater section chief

TDD numbers for all DNR locations are available.

Last revised: Thursday December 04 2014