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Crawford County and City of Prairie du Chien contract with V&A for Blackhawk Junction Plan

Posted by on Jun 4, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Crawford County and City of Prairie du Chien contract with V&A for Blackhawk Junction Plan

PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WISC. (EXCERPTS FROM GUTTENBURGPRESS.COM): City of Prairie du Chien representatives gave a presentation to Crawford County officials about the Blackhawk Junction Mall at a joint County Finance/Delinquent Tax Committee meeting May 29. City Administrator Chad Abram requested up to six months to work with county leaders to initiate a strategic development plan for Blackhawk Junction, which the county recently took ownership of due to foreclosure on the property. Abram said Blackhawk Junction has strong development potential and the city will hire Vandewalle and Associates, an...

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Eau Claire RDA approves V&A consulting service, extends negotiations for Cannery District

Posted by on Jun 3, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Eau Claire RDA approves V&A consulting service, extends negotiations for Cannery District

Economic Development Manager Aaron White requested a proposal to bring on the consulting firm Vandewalle & Associates out of Madison. The company will provide help determining the best use for the property in the Cannery District. The company will also participate in the Cannery Trails Residences, Inc. proposal for multi-family residential and affordable housing.

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Minocqua selects Strand/Vandewalle team to lead a Downtown Streets Master Plan

Posted by on Jun 3, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Minocqua selects Strand/Vandewalle team to lead a Downtown Streets Master Plan

The Town of Minocqua selected the Strand/Vandewalle team to lead its Downtown Streets Master Plan and Preliminary Design project in late May. 

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Stevens Point holds public open house to discuss the future of downtown

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

Stevens Point holds public open house to discuss the future of downtown

STEVENS POINT, WISCONSIN: An open house will focus on the Downtown so the public can participate in the Asset & Opportunity Analysis, ask questions, & get the latest on the planning process. The event will take place May 23, 7 – 8:30 pm, MSTC Community Engagement Rm., 1001 Centerpoint Dr., Stevens Point. After soliciting community input during a visioning and listening session on January 17, the Redevelopment Authority and consultants from Vandewalle & Associates have developed a series of draft recommendations and design concepts based on detailed study of each Target...

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Waterloo considering design of new downtown marina

Posted by on May 20, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Waterloo considering design of new downtown marina

The city and Waterloo Development Corp. have been working (with the help of Vandewalle & Associates) to create a boating facility on the west bank of the river just upstream from the Manatt’s concrete plant, near the intersection of West Commercial Street and River Road.

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Former Gehl site now proposed for hotel and office in West Bend

Posted by on May 17, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Former Gehl site now proposed for hotel and office in West Bend

The City of West Bend has entered into an agreement with RafRad LLC and Kinseth Hospitality with the intention of constructing a hotel and office building on the former Gehl site in the downtown. Working in partnership with Washington County Site Development Committee (SRC) the City of West Bend completed a hotel study specifically dedicated to the former Gehl site. City staff approached SRC and identified the site as a high priority redevelopment site. 

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Who else is in Milwaukee’s Global Water Center?

Posted by on Apr 8, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Who else is in Milwaukee’s Global Water Center?

MILWAUKEE, WISC: The Vandewalle & Associates’ Milwaukee team is in good company at the Global Water Center in Milwaukee’s Walker’s Point. The 98,000 sq. ft. former warehouse opened to its current uses in 2013, and is now home to over 40 sustainable innovation- and water-centric tenant organizations including the Water Council, Graef Engineering, Greater Milwaukee Committee, and of course the coastal-cities-focused office of Vandewalle & Associates. Click here to view a gallery of the facility and its tenants courtesy...

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Carrollton group seeking grant for improvement studies

Posted by on Apr 8, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Carrollton group seeking grant for improvement studies

A Carrollton civic group is hoping to fund two studies that will help find ways the group can improve the community. The first study, which will be conducted by Vandewalle and Associates, will provide areas of improvement for the community, such as business opportunities or needs. “They will look at the community and region and find the areas where there are significant opportunities,” Pinkston said.

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Fort Atkinson updates and adopts Comprehensive Plan

Posted by on Apr 4, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Fort Atkinson updates and adopts Comprehensive Plan

FORT ATKINSON, WISC. The City of Fort Atkinson Common Council and Plan Commission held a joint meeting and public hearing on Tuesday, March 5 to gather public input on the Draft City of Fort Atkinson Comprehensive Plan–an update to the City’s existing 2008 Comprehensive Plan and a blueprint for the short-range and long-range growth, redevelopment and preservation of the City. Vandewalle & Associates team members Dan Johns and Ben Rohr presented the changes made to the Plan including issues and identified opportunities, data trends, maps, and an implementation matrix. The...

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New Discovery Garden Park open in McFarland

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New Discovery Garden Park open in McFarland

Adjacent to the E.D. Locke Public Library, McFarland has a newly reimagined park space designed to spark kids' creativity and inspire interaction with textures, sounds and multi-sensory activities. Designed by Vandewalle & Associates' design team, the park is now open to the public.

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