Southeastern Wisconsin Fox River Commission
Municipalities involved in the SEWFRC


The Fox River Commission is comprised of commissioners appointed by Racine, Kenosha and Waukesha Counties, the Cities of Burlington and Waukesha, the Towns of Burlington, Mukwonago, Vernon, Waterford, Waukesha and Wheatland, the Villages of Big Bend, Mukwonago, Rochester, Salem Lakes and Waterford.

View the Implementation Planning Area Boundary Map.

View the full Implementation Plan: 2011 - 2020

Staff from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WDNR) and Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission (SEWRPC) serve as nonvoting representatives to the commission ex officio.



All Commission Members volunteer their time for the improvement of the Fox River Waterway, its shorelines and streambanks.

Kenosha County
Andy Buehler - Commission Member

Racine County
Chad Sampson - Commission Member
Jon Grove - Commission Alternate

Waukesha County
Alan Barrows - Commission Member
Leif Hauge - Commission Alternate

City of Burlington
Donny Hefty - Commission Member
Jessie Medrow - Commission Alternate

City of Waukesha
Doug Koehler - Commission Member

Town of Burlington
Jeff Lang - Commission Member

Town of Mukwonago
Katelyn Bratz - Commission Vice Chair
Barb Holtz - Commission Alternate

Town of Vernon
Bob Bartholomew - Commission Member
Lee Manthey - Commission Alternate

Town of Waterford
Jim Pindel - Commission Secretary / Treasurer
Shelley Tessmer - Commission Alternate

Town of Waukesha
Ken Miller - Commission Member

Town of Wheatland
Andrew Lois - Commission Member

Village of Big Bend
Michelle Clark - Commission Member
Mike Conn - Commission Alternate

Village of Mukwonago
Dean Falkner - Commission Chair
Dave Brown - Commission Alternate

Village of Rochester
Wayne Jensen - Commission Member

Village of Waterford
Fred Koeller - Commission Member
Al Sikora - Commission Alternate

Village of Salem Lakes

Southeast Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission (SEWRPC)
Tom Slawski - Ex Officio Commission Member

Wisconsin DNR
Sara DeBruijn - Ex Officio Commission Member
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