Evers receives 2022 U.S. Water Prize

Gov. Tony Evers was recognized this week by the U.S. Water Alliance as a winner of this year’s U.S. Water Prize in the Outstanding Public Official category, according to a release from his office. The prize recognizes outstanding achievement in the advancement of sustainable, integrated, and inclusive solutions to the nation’s water challenges. The 2022 winners were selected from more than 160 nominations and applications, and the governor was selected following a nomination from The Nature Conservancy in Wisconsin for his efforts to promote and protect water quality in Wisconsin.