By Marie Rohde The bad news is business is booming for Community Advocates, a Milwaukee nonprofit organization that helps the homeless. The good news is the recession that put people out of their homes also positioned the group to buy ...Read More »
By Scott Carlson Special to The Daily Reporter Milwaukee is on track with the remediation of an industrial site for a Spanish train manufacturer despite threats from gubernatorial candidates that they would kill the state’s high-speed rail project. The Redevelopment ...
Tagged with: American Recovery and Reinvestment Act ARRA high-speed rail Jeff Fleming jobs Mark Neumann Milwaukee Rail Redevelopment Authority of the City of Milwaukee Robert Bauman Scott Walker stimulus Talgo Tower Automotive trainRead More »
By Sean Ryan National organizations that focus on eminent domain law are urging the U.S. Supreme Court to rule on a lawsuit over the vacant property at 27th Street and Wisconsin Avenue in Milwaukee. The Redevelopment Authority of the City ...Read More »
The city of Milwaukee will use $600,000 in federal grants to clean three properties that are slated for future redevelopment. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency money is for three contaminated sites owned by the Redevelopment Authority of the City of ...Read More »
By Chris Thompson
Milwaukee is exposing a lack of faith in its local bidding preference law by refusing to apply it to the renovation project for Talgo Inc. at the Tower Automotive site.Read More »
By Sean Ryan The Redevelopment Authority of the City of Milwaukee eliminated a local bidder preference from the Talgo Inc. project to avoid any chance a lawsuit would delay work. The authority, under a lease agreement with Talgo, has until ...Read More »
The state on Friday awarded an $800,000 grant to the city of Milwaukee’s plan to clean contamination from the former A.O. Smith and Tower Automotive site. The grant is from a Wisconsin Department of Commerce program that targets blighted properties. ...Read More »
The Redevelopment Authority of the City of Milwaukee on Tuesday bought 84 acres in the former AO Smith/Tower Automotive manufacturing complex. The redevelopment authority paid $3.5 million for the property. The city is planning an estimated $34.5 million project to ...
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Seven companies that renovated or built in Milwaukee’s central city received $12 million in tax credits from the Redevelopment Authority of the City of Milwaukee. The money comes from a federal program that gives tax incentives to companies in certain ...Read More »
By Sean Ryan A city of Milwaukee committee Thursday delayed a vote on a proposed $63 million project to build apartments and hotels in the Park East corridor. RSC & Associates, Oak Park, Ill., has been working on a project ...Read More »