By James Briggs The city of Madison will pump $300,000 over the next five years into redeveloping houses in two downtown neighborhoods. But some city officials say the plan will benefit an area of Madison that is loaded with wealth ...Read More »
OSHA reports • H.J. Pertzborn Plumbing and Fire Protection Corp., Madison, reached an informal settlement with OSHA on Dec. 15 to reduce a $4,200 specific-excavation-requirements citation to $2,940 and a $4,200 requirements-for-excavation-protective-systems citation to $2,940. The company was issued the ...
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By DINESH RAMDE Associated Press MILWAUKEE (AP) — Gov. Scott Walker scrapped plans Thursday to convert a power plant to run on natural fuels such as wood chips and paper pellets, a move that could save up to $100 million ...Read More »
By James Briggs After more than a year of debate surrounding the $98 million redevelopment of Madison‘s Edgewater Hotel, the last municipal hurdle for developer Hammes Co. came down to a mythical tent. Madison has approved an operating agreement, which ...Read More »
By James Briggs Madison’s new top planning official says he doesn’t have answers to every challenge facing the city, but he’s going to find them fast. Madison this week hired Steven Cover as director of planning and community and economic ...Read More »
OSHA reports • Singles Roofing Inc., Westfield, must pay a $750 fall-protection citation and a $1,050 ladders citation because the period to contest the violations has ended. The company was issued the citations Nov. 4 during a roofing job at ...
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By James Briggs A downtown Madison church wants to build an expansive community center but first must find a new home for a 114-year-old house on the property. The Steensland House, a registered historic landmark, has hamstrung Bethel Lutheran Church ...Read More »
By James Briggs The Madison Development Corp. is planning a 31,000-square-foot research center to lure high-tech businesses to the city’s southeast side. But the first drawings of the building startled Alderwoman Judy Compton, whose district includes the proposed building. “Right ...Read More »