The Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors Intergovernmental Relations Committee decided 6 to 1 Monday to postpone a vote on whether to reaffirm the county’s position on a 2008 referendum question.Read More »
By James Briggs Another Wisconsin rail proposal is dead, forcing millions of dollars to return to various senders as a public transit board begins to dissolve. The Southeastern Regional Transit Authority on Monday initiated the process of disbursing its $1.2 ...Read More »
By Jack Zemlicka Milwaukee County is sticking with steel panels for the facade work on the O’Donnell Park parking garage despite the objections of incoming County Executive Chris Abele. Abele spokesperson Brandon Lorenz confirmed Abele opposed a steel facade replacing ...
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By Joe Lanane Members of the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors announced Friday that a resolution will be considered next month to build a new state-of-the-art mental health facility on the County Grounds in Wauwatosa. The building would serve as ...Read More »
Dane County Executive Kathleen Falk on Thursday announced that AECOM, a global engineering company, will perform a feasibility study for the county on turning food waste into electricity. The first phase of AECOM’s feasibility study will be completed this fall. ...Read More »
By Paul Snyder The development community is urging caution as Dane County considers a town’s request to designate as historic 34 acres around an old church. “The land does not qualify as historic,” said Ron Trachtenberg, a real estate development ...Read More »
By Sean Ryan A call to build a high-speed rail station in Wauwatosa rather than in Waukesha County has left planners debating how local needs factor into interstate transit plans. Joe Czarnezki, Milwaukee County clerk, said the state should eliminate ...
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The Waukesha County Board of Supervisors adopted its 2010 budget without significant fiscal changes at its Tuesday morning meeting. The budget holds the line on county taxes and spending below the rate of inflation, according to a Waukesha County press ...Read More »
By Paul Snyder [email protected] The reconfigured Monroe County Board of Supervisors, on a 16-8 vote, rejected designs for a new justice center on Wednesday. The vote likely signals the end of the project, which the county had worked on for ...Read More »