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Referendum option shocks technical colleges (access required)

By James Briggs Surprised college officials say they‘re unsure what to make of a budget provision that would let technical colleges raise revenue by increasing property taxes with referendum approval. Property tax is the largest of three primary revenue streams ...

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Milwaukee closes parking garage due to cracking concrete (UPDATE)

By Marie Rohde Milwaukee officials closed the garage at 601 W. Wells St. on Friday after months of warning the building owners that safety repairs needed to be made. “We didn’t feel that the garage was in danger of collapsing ...

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Cities wait for road money ruling from attorney general

By Sean Ryan Municipal officials facing backlogs of roadwork are waiting on a Wisconsin attorney general’s opinion that could give them a new source of construction money. The idea of using tax-incremental financing to rebuild deteriorating roads started in the ...

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