Tag Archives: Federal Transit Administration

City to pursue other options if Couture doesn’t move ahead by June

(Rendering courtesy of Rinka Chung Architecture)

Milwaukee officials told a committee on Wednesday that they remain confident the delayed Couture high-rise will ultimately be built — but that they may also have to pursue other options for the completion of a branch of the city's streetcar line that now depends on the construction of the Couture.

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Streetcar extension not on list of projects receiving federal grant money

Milwaukee officials will not receive the $20 million they were hoping to get from a federal grant that would partly finance a proposed extension of the city’s long-planned downtown streetcar line. Officials with the Federal Transit Administration on Friday announced that ...

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Streetcar opponents keep up the fight

A trio of local officials Wednesday selected a south side Milwaukee park-and-ride lot to announce their request that Congress pull money from the city's planned streetcar project.

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