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Builders stumble over fall protection change (access required)

By Marie Rohde Residential builders are predicting they will lose a lot more than a 16-year exemption from federal fall protection regulations June 16. Builders will lose business, convenience and time, said Paul Clemins, owner of Grafton Roofing Inc., Cedarburg. ...

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Fight looms over more planning in Dane County (UPDATE)

By Paul Snyder Dane County builders are revolting against a requirement for another layer of government regulation over where projects are built. The opposition stems from a Capital Area Regional Planning Commission requirement that cities, villages and towns collaborate on ...

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Wick files for bankruptcy (UPDATE)

By Paul Snyder Officials at Mazomanie-based Wick Building Systems Inc. have two options after filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection — reorganize or sell the company. “I’m surprised,” said Mazomanie Village President Lowell Holcomb. “I’d heard they were closing down ...

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Housing market a challenge for Madison’s Allied Drive (UPDATE)

By Paul Snyder New rental units in Madison’s redeveloped Allied Drive neighborhood are leased and have a waiting list, but local officials fear condos and houses in the area would go begging. “When it comes to the home portion, I ...

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