Water shutoff and restoration plan for COVID-19 (Mayor of Milwaukee)

Sarah Alvarez filed this request with the Mayor of Milwaukee of Milwaukee, WI.
Multi Request Water shutoff and restoration plan for COVID-19
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From: Sarah Alvarez

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Wisconsin Open Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

1) The number of residential customers disconnected from water service in 2019.

2) Any and all documents related to decisionmaking on whether or not to alter city policies for disconnecting water service due to nonpayment or restoring service to disconnected residences in an attempt to slow the spread of COVID-19

These documents include but are not limited to internal communications, reports, cost studies, health studies, and public declarations. If you have questions or I can modify this request in any way to make it easier for you to fulfil please let me know.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days.


Sarah Alvarez

From: Mayor of Milwaukee

Hi Sarah,

I am following up with you regarding your open record request. I sincerely appreciate your patience. With everything surrounding COVID, it has been a very unprecedented time here in the City. The searches for your request are nearly complete. As soon as IT sends over their final report, I will send to you our final response letter and any responsive records pertaining to you request.

Thank you for your time,

Nicholas Ramos, JD
Community Outreach Liaison
Office of Mayor Tom Barrett
Phone: 414.286.2200
Fax: 414.286.3191

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From: Mayor of Milwaukee

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