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Apr 27, 2023

Madison, ABC of Wisconsin begin arguments on bird glass ordinance before Wisconsin Court of Appeals

Attorneys for ABC of Wisconsin and Madison spoke in front of the Wisconsin Court of Appeals in a case over a bird-safe glass ordinance for the city's glass building surfaces.

Jan 18, 2023

Lawsuit challenging Madison bird-safe glass ordinance delivered to appeals court

WILL's lawsuit challenging a bird-safe glass ordinance in Madison is waiting to be picked up by judges in the Court of Appeals.

Jan 4, 2023

Madison responds after construction groups appeal bird protection building ordinance

Madison officials responded after four trades groups appealed a city ordinance to require bird safe glass in new large building projects.

Aug 7, 2020

New Madison bird-friendly ordinance could drive up development costs

Big projects in Madison better be bird-friendly under a new ordinance city officials adopted on Tuesday.

Jul 12, 2015

Power line work allowed to resume despite bird concerns

Wisconsin regulators have given contractors the go-ahead to resume work on part of a high-voltage power line connecting Minnesota and Wisconsin that was put on hold due to concerns about protected bird species.

Jul 7, 2015

Power line work delayed due to concerns over protected birds

The construction of a portion of a major high-voltage power line connecting Minnesota and Wisconsin is on hold due to concerns about nesting by protected bird species.

May 20, 2011

Editorial cartoon

May 18, 2011

Tall buildings aren’t for the birds (PHOTO SLIDESHOW)

By Jack Zemlicka In the match up of bird versus window, the winged opponent is a decided underdog. “Birds have no concept that glass exists,” said Scott Diehl, wildlife manager […]


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