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Watertown looks at potential impact projects in comprehensive plan

Posted by on Dec 10, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Watertown looks at potential impact projects in comprehensive plan

WATERTOWN, WISC. (Excerpts from wdtimes.com) – During a joint Plan Commission and Common Council meeting, the council heard a presentation of a proposed comprehensive plan by Vandewalle and Associates Inc. A new train station, over a dozen new parks, a fire station and a major redevelopment of Bethesda are among the proposed changes envisioned in the plan, which outlines recommendations for the city’s potential development for the next 10-20 years. According to the comprehensive plan, the space is one of the most important opportunities for the city over the next 20 years...

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Village of Slinger eyes redevelopment of former Niphos site

Posted by on Nov 22, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Village of Slinger eyes redevelopment of former Niphos site

SLINGER, Wisc. (Excerpts from gmtoday.com) – The former Niphos plant in the Village of Slinger is the focus of a request for proposals for redevelopment being prepared by Washington County and scheduled for release on Dec. 3.  Through the Site Redevelopment program, Stantec Consulting Services and Vandewalle and Associates have worked in collaboration with the County and the Village to consider various redevelopment scenarios for the property. A  mandatory preproposal meeting in early January and then proposals would be due by Jan. 23. The site was the site of a 2012 Superfund...

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Village of Fontana adopts Comprehensive Plan

Posted by on Nov 22, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Village of Fontana adopts Comprehensive Plan

FONTANA, Wisc. – The Village of Fontana-On-Geneva-Lake prepared an update to its Comprehensive Plan with the assistance of Vandewalle & Associates. The Plan covers issues and opportunities, agricultural resources, cultural resources, land use, transportation, utilities and community facilities, stormwater management, housing and neighborhood development, community character, sustainability, economic development, intergovernmental cooperation, and implementation. Following a public meeting to present the findings and recommendations within it, the final...

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Watertown secures DNR grant, advances parks plan

Posted by on Nov 22, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Watertown secures DNR grant, advances parks plan

WATERTOWN, Wisc. – The City of Watertown was recently awarded a DNR grant which could help fund a new park downtown. The former Marathon gas station site at 905 E. Main St, could be on the way to becoming a proposed new park following environmental assessments funded by the DNR grant. Watertown City staff and Vandewalle & Associates, a Madison/Milwaukee planning group with expertise in redevelopment and real estate, identified the site’s potential for park use in an update of the City’s Parks and Open Space Plan which was adopted Oct. 14,...

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Fitchburg’s “big moment” invites public input for 20-year Comprehensive Plan

Posted by on Nov 22, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Fitchburg’s “big moment” invites public input for 20-year Comprehensive Plan

FITCHBURG, Wisc. – The city of Fitchburg is updating its comprehensive plan for the future, which will guide growth and development decisions for the next 20 years. “We’re always trying to be looking 20 years ahead to get to the desired future, said Sonja Kruesel, city planner and zoning administrator. “In the most succinct terms, we like to say, ‘Where and how is growth going to happen?'” “This is a big moment for Fitchburg and anyone who cares how it develops in the future,” Robert Procter said, adding that now is the time to start...

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