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Critical of Milwaukee’s deconstruction policy, Barrett vetoes plan to set aside $1.5M more to combat blight

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett has vetoed a budget amendment that would support a newly enacted city policy requiring the deconstruction — rather than demolition — of historic houses, saying the policy has hindered the redevelopment of blighted properties.

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Smet stays committed to working green

Overseeing the conversion of construction waste into recyclable and reusable resources is a little like the ancient practice of alchemy: converting materials once thought of as nonvaluable into something that’s much more appreciated. You could even say that being green is a gold standard in the construction industry.

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