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New housing envisioned just east of Waunakee

Posted by on Aug 16, 2019 in News | 0 comments

New housing envisioned just east of Waunakee

WAUNAKEE, WISC. (EXCERPTS FROM HGNEWS.COM): If a new development plan comes to fruition, Waunakee could see an additional 684 homes – both multi- and single-family – on the east side of the community. Veridian Homes presented a plan to develop the 160-acre Breunig property, bounded by Main Street to the south, Division Street to the west and Schumacher Road to the east in an initial consultation before the Waunakee Plan Commission Aug. 12. The plan calls for 393 single-family homes, 86 twin homes and 205 multi-family homes. First-time homebuyers will see a price point in the $260,000 to...

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Washington County Redevelopment Program documents successes

Posted by on Aug 16, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Washington County Redevelopment Program documents successes

Created in 2013, the Washington County Site Redevelopment Program is the first County-led brownfield coalition in Wisconsin funded through a USEPA brownfields assessment grant. Vandewalle & Associates helped to create and manage the program, which allows these communities to identify and address blighted and contaminated former industrial sites throughout the County. Communities participating in Washington County’s program include the City of Hartford, the City of West Bend, the City of Jackson, the City of Richfield, and the City of Slinger. The process evaluates sites for their...

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Lake Geneva residents present ideas for city’s future

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

Lake Geneva residents present ideas for city’s future

Vandewalle & Associates is assisting the City of Lake Geneva with its comprehensive plan 10-year update, and meeting with residents to hear their ideas for the community's future. 

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Oak Creek amends TIF district to support new development around Ikea, Drexel interchange

Posted by on Jul 26, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Oak Creek amends TIF district to support new development around Ikea, Drexel interchange

OAK CREEK (EXCERPTS FROM THE MILWAUKEE BUSINESS JOURNAL): Oak Creek officials are preparing funding for roadwork and developer incentives to support a new shopping center east of Interstate 94 along Drexel Avenue, and more buildings south of Ikea on the opposite side of the highway. V&A is helping the City to amend the TIF district that is part of the area.

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Groundbreaking for the new Riverside Lofts in Jefferson

Posted by on Jul 26, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Groundbreaking for the new Riverside Lofts in Jefferson

JEFFERSON, WISC. A groundbreaking ceremony was held at the former Foremost site on the Rock River on Wednesday, July 24. This event kicked off a series of projects downtown and on the riverfront that are teed up to advance over the next two years – including housing, a riverfront park, and commercial developments.  This Gorman development will become the Riverside Lofts (formerly under the name Candise Street Lofts), a $10 million project scheduled for completion by next July which will include 36 units with affordable one, two- and three-bedroom options. A riverwalk also will be...

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Comprehensive Plan Updates in Wisconsin

Posted by on Jul 23, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Comprehensive Plan Updates in Wisconsin

WISCONSIN: Vandewalle & Associates has been asked to complete a number of Comprehensive Plan Updates for communities throughout Wisconsin. A comprehensive plan is a local government’s guide to community physical, social and economic development. The plan does not serve as land use regulations, but provide a rational basis for local land use decisions with a 20-year vision for future planning and community decisions.  According to the Comprehensive Planning Law, the document must include issues and opportunities; housing; transportation; utilities and community facilities;...

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Monona Riverfront Project “The Current” opens to public

Posted by on Jul 23, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Monona Riverfront Project “The Current” opens to public

Monona's new "The Current" mixed use residential and restaurant project in Monona is open to the public as construction continues on the public riverfront and hotel. The Current flanks the new city park that offers an outdoor stage and fire pit, is on the bike loop, and has 23 boat slips for guests. Vandewalle & Associates is proud to have played a key role in the many years of planning and implementation for this remarkable project.

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Carrollton Square Initiative enters into agreement with V&A for opportunity analysis and vision

Posted by on Jul 16, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Carrollton Square Initiative enters into agreement with V&A for opportunity analysis and vision

Madison, Wisconsin-based professional planning and design firm Vandewalle & Associates Inc. has entered into an agreement with the Carrollton Square Initiative to assist the group by providing an opportunity analysis and giving advice in developing a vision plan for the downtown square of the city.

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Sturgeon Bay selects Vandewalle & Associates to update its comprehensive plan

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Sturgeon Bay selects Vandewalle & Associates to update its comprehensive plan

Vandewalle & Associates has been selected as the consultant for updating Sturgeon Bay’s comprehensive plan. The City’s existing comprehensive plan was adopted in 2010. The plan addresses issues such as land use, economic development, utilities and other community facilities. The City Council accepted the Plan Commission’s recommendation that V&A hired for the year-long project.

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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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