How do you sort out all the rhetoric about the need for tort reform in Wisconsin? And why is it so important that Wisconsin reform in order to create jobs? Most of us probably don’t know the difference between a ...Read More »
By Sean Ryan Builders and manufacturers have only one more chance to convince state policymakers that new runoff and phosphorus rules will cost too much money. The two rules, drafted by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, cleared the state ...
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By Paul Snyder The possibility of a lawsuit against Clark County hangs over Steve Kunze’s head every time he grants a development permit. But Kunze, the county’s administrator in the Department of Planning, Zoning, Surveying and Land Information, said he ...Read More »
By Paul Snyder Disputes between the state and builders over construction projects near wetlands have prompted a lawmaker’s attempt to force better communication between the sides. State Rep. Garey Bies, R-Sister Bay, has introduced a bill requiring the Wisconsin Department ...Read More »
By Paul Snyder Builders groups are cheering on a bill that would suspend a tax developers and landowners face when they rezone agricultural land. “The tax is a terrible thing to be doing at this time,” said Pat Stevens, general ...Read More »