Published: July 31, 2012
Tags: Barry McNulty, Bob Donovan, Brett Healy, Jeff Polenske, PSC, Public Service Commission, Rick Esenberg, Robert Bauman, streetcar, We Energies, Wisconsin Institute for Liberty and Law
Milwaukee planners are exploring an alternative streetcar route that would make it cheaper to move utilities for the contentious $64.6 million project.
Published: October 3, 2011
Tags: Brett Healy, Jeff Osterman, Jim Bohl, Leah Vukmir, Legislative Reference Bureau, MacIver Institute for Public Policy, PSC, Public Service Commission, Robert Bauman, Scott Kelly, streetcar, Tom Barrett, Van Wanggaard, We Energies
Opponents and proponents of a planned $64.6 million, 2.1-mile streetcar project in downtown Milwaukee agree on one thing: It’s time to determine who will pay to move utilities that are in the way of the project.