The value of state property dropped by more than $16 billion in the past year, according the Wisconsin Department of Revenue, but assessors warn that property owners should not expect a decrease in their upcoming tax bills.Read More »
By Marie Rohde The spokesman for the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District on Thursday acknowledged it might not have been a good idea to cement shut overflow points that once let sewage into waterways during major storms. “Those are relief valves,” ...
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Hoan Bridge Under Deck Netting, B-40-400, I-794, Pavement Marking and Under Deck Netting (No. 20) Edward Kraemer & Sons Inc. will begin installation of plastic netting under the Hoan Bridge in Milwaukee later this week. The project is expected to ...Read More »
To the editor: For over 30 years, the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District has failed to address what is wrong with the sanitary sewer system in metro Milwaukee and instead misrepresented and misdirected the problem. The problem is simple to understand: ...Read More »
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A report to state environmental officials says more than 2 billion gallons of untreated sewage and storm water were dumped into Lake Michigan and Milwaukee area rivers during the recent storms. The Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District’s report ...Read More »
By Bill Clements Special to The Daily Reporter Two major rainstorms and thousands of basement floods have prompted a search in Milwaukee for the best ways to protect the city from more damage. Milwaukee Alderman Jim Bohl said, for instance, ...
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The Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District is asking the Department of Natural Resources for a more detailed plan for providing sanitary sewer service to the southwest portion of the city of Franklin and portions of the cities of Muskego and New ...Read More »
By Joe Yovino One of Milwaukee’s landmark bridges is one step closer to getting a facelift. Hoan Bridge Under Deck Netting, B-40-400, I-794, Pavement Marking and Under Deck Netting (No. 20) Edward Kraemer & Sons Inc., Plain, submitted the low ...Read More »
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Supreme Court says the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District does not have to pay a business for damages to its building caused by the removal of groundwater. The court voted 6-1 to throw out a ...Read More »