A Mequon-based marine construction company is suing an Illinois contractor for more than $350,000 after a contract between the two fell apart during a Lake Michigan shoreline project near Chicago.
Published: September 15, 2011
Tags: Bill 177, Denny Caneff, Department of Natural Resources, DNR, Edward E. Gillen, Gillen, Jim Steineke, Ken Johnson, Louis Molepske, marine, marine construction, River Alliance of Wisconsin, Scott Walker, Shahla Werner, Sierra Club, Zirbel
Water conservationists, fearing a rubber stamp for developments, are urging lawmakers to reject a bill that would speed up Department of Natural Resources’ permitting for marine projects.
Published: April 19, 2010
Tags: Board of Harbor Commissioners, Edward E. Gillen Co., Gillen, Kinnickinnic River, lease, port, Port of Milwaukee, Port of Milwaukee Economic Development Advisory Committee, Reinelt, waterfront, Zirbel
By Sean Ryan There is no guarantee Edward E. Gillen Co. will remain in Milwaukee despite a commitment by the contractor and port officials to get a deal done. Gillen has been in Milwaukee since the marine contractor was established in 1894. The company is negotiating with the Port of Milwaukee to lease at least [...]