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Runoff rule puts pressure on builders (UPDATE)

By Sean Ryan A new federal runoff rule guarantees that contractors and developers will add a position to many construction sites in Wisconsin: water quality tester. “The one kind of negative thing, from our perspective, is that because there is ...

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Local-preference awards spark debate in Milwaukee

Paul Snyder paul.snyder@dailyreporter.com Backers of Milwaukee’s ordinance that favors local companies in construction bidding are defending the rule, even though its first use is likely to cost taxpayers more than $25,000. “I do think it’s a fair trade-off,” said Milwaukee ...

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Agencies push WisDOT for Zoo Interchange details

Sean Ryan sean.ryan@dailyreporter.com Regulators and environmentalists are taking the Wisconsin Department of Transportation to task over the possible environmental impact of the Zoo Interchange project. WisDOT received letters this month from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (PDF) and U.S. ...

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