By Thomas Content Milwaukee Journal Sentinel MILWAUKEE (AP) — The most expensive construction project in state history, We Energies’ new $2.3 billion coal-fired plant in Oak Creek, has begun generating power, having reached several construction milestones in recent months, the ...Read More »
Payant Construction LLC, Green Bay, reached an informal settlement with OSHA on May 4 to reduce a $600 woodworking-tools citation to $420, a $450 electrical-wiring-design-and-protection citation to $315, a $1,050 scaffolding citation to $735 and a $1,500 fall-protection citation to ...
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Sean Ryan [email protected] Two hundred and fifty acres of contaminated land stand between the city of Oak Creek and a usable lakefront. It can seem like a mile-high brick wall, said Doug Seymour, city director of community development. “It seemed ...Read More »
Sean Ryan [email protected] Extending Interstate 794 farther south would ease traffic congestion in South Milwaukee, but the project may not sit well with residents along the expanded route. The four-lane corridor stretches from Milwaukee to South Milwaukee, where it ends ...Read More »
Sean Ryan [email protected] Three companies are fighting the federal citations handed out after a February power plant explosion in Oak Creek. An Occupational Safety and Health Administration investigation of the incident led to citations against We Energies (PDF), which owns ...Read More »
Sean Ryan [email protected] The Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District sold 255 acres of land in Oak Creek for a Wispark LLC business park and a new school. Wispark, Milwaukee, bought 169 acres of land for $5.4 million. The Oak Creek-Franklin School ...Read More »