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Property Rights Restricted by Supreme Court of Wisconsin in Waterfront Case

If you own property along a river or lake, you are generally allowed to build a pier, dock, etc. In Wisconsin, if the lake is man-made and the lake bed is privately owned, this is not the case. Not everyone is happy, but the issue could easily be solved with clear definitions and tax assessments that match those definitions. Read more at The Sunwater Institute.

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