Published: May 15, 2013
Tags: ABC, AIA, Amcon Design and Construction, American Institute of Architects, Art Dahlberg, building code, commercial building, commercial building code, DNS, international building code, John Mielke, Terry Moulton
Advocates of a uniform code for commercial buildings are developing a compromise they concede would remove much of the uniformity from their proposal.
Published: March 27, 2012
Tags: Art Dahlberg, Bob Donovan, Gregg Lindner, inspections, Nabil Salous, Public Safety Committee, Salous Construction Management, Terry Witkowski
The owner of a Milwaukee construction company insists he could double his business if city inspectors returned his phone calls.
Published: November 16, 2011
Tags: Art Dahlberg, demolition, Department of Neighborhood Services, Firestone, Fred Baker, John Piraino, parking, Parking Co. of America, parking garage, TTOW Properties
Milwaukee’s Department of Neighborhood Services is losing patience with the owner of a downtown parking garage, which includes a ground-floor auto repair shop.
Published: September 16, 2011
Tags: American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, ARRA, Art Dahlberg, Department of Neighborhood Services, grant, Maria Prioletta, Michael Murphy, Milwaukee, Neighborhood Stabilization Program, rehabilitation, Robert Bauman, Tom Barrett, Willie Hines
A February deadline is looming for the city of Milwaukee to spend millions of dollars on neighborhood rehabilitation projects.
Published: February 4, 2011
Tags: 601 W. Wells St., Art Dahlberg, Capitol Services, concrete, Department of Neighborhood Services, Fritsche, Ginny Gnadt, Jeff Fleming, Milwaukee Area Technical College, parking garage, TTWO Properties
By Marie Rohde Milwaukee officials closed the garage at 601 W. Wells St. on Friday after months of warning the building owners that safety repairs needed to be made. “We didn’t feel that the garage was in danger of collapsing on Friday,” said Art Dahlberg, the city commissioner of the Department of Neighborhood Services. “But [...]
Published: November 23, 2010
Tags: Art Dahlberg, Bob Connolly, Common Ground, foreclosure, Giaimo, Helfman, James Mulligan, Josef Ackermann, Michael Murphy, Piroletta, Southeast Wisconsin Common Ground, Toni Wagner
By Marie Rohde One out of every 10 homes in Milwaukee has been lost by owners to their lenders through foreclosure during the past three years. Many of those homes still are vacant. More than 5,000 other properties simply were abandoned. It’s a crisis for neighborhoods and the city, said Alderman Michael Murphy. “The value [...]