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Tag Archives: Milwaukee County Grounds

Flood-damaged Milwaukee hospital ready for wrecking ball (UPDATE) (access required)

By Marie Rohde Faced with damaged property and no potential buyers, the nonprofit owner of the vacant St. Michael Hospital on Milwaukee’s north side has decided to tear down the structure. Bids to raze the hospital will be let in ...

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Milwaukee County hoping land sales will pay for infrastructure needs (access required)

By Joe Lanane The real estate market could determine if Milwaukee County has an extra $8 million to spend on major projects in 2011. Nearly half of the county‘s proposed $17.2 million capital improvement budget relies on the county selling ...

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Debate forms over Innovation Park’s influence (access required)

By Joe Lanane Innovation Park critics and supporters disagree over whether the development on the Milwaukee County Grounds in Wauwatosa will help or hinder property values and growth on nearby properties. Bill Holahan, chairman of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee economics ...

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UWM’s Innovation Park to get TIF support (access required)

By Joe Lanane The Wauwatosa Common Council approved a resolution Tuesday on the creation of a tax-incremental finance district for a portion of the Milwaukee County Grounds that will be used for the creation of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Innovation ...

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Degrees of preservation define campus talks (UPDATE)

By Sean Ryan A strategy to preserve land during construction of a University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee campus in Wauwatosa is polarizing the project developer and environmentalists. The UWM Real Estate Foundation Inc., which is developing the project, accepts the strategy even ...

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