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UW arena raises bidding trend questions

By James Briggs State officials disagree over whether a University of Wisconsin-Madison project that drew bids well beyond the anticipated cost signals the end of the rock-bottom bidding era or an example of poor estimating. The state’s Building Commission in ...

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UW-Madison’s proposed ice arena skids through Building Commission (UPDATE)

By James Briggs Kohl Center Addition: Hockey/Swimming Facility for University of Wisconsin, 601 W. Dayton St., Madison, Dane County A pair of Republican state senators expressed concerns Wednesday about the timing of a University of Wisconsin-Madison plan to build a ...

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UW-Madison hockey rink plans in jeopardy

Paul Snyder paul.snyder@dailyreporter.com A shortfall in private donations threatens to put a $27 million University of Wisconsin-Madison hockey project on ice. “We’re not going to move forward on this project until we have a funding source in place,” said Gary ...

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