Posts Tagged "downtown"

Editorial urges Dane County to “think big” about Alliant Energy Center Redevelopment

Posted by on Sep 11, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Editorial urges Dane County to “think big” about Alliant Energy Center Redevelopment

The bold and exciting vision prepared by Vandewalle & Associates will be presented on Monday. This is "arguably the most important redevelopment opportunity in Dane County today," said Heinen. 

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After many twists and turns Pretzel City Kitchens finds a home

Posted by on Aug 14, 2017 in News | 0 comments

After many twists and turns Pretzel City Kitchens finds a home

FROM THE JOURNAL STANDARD, FREEPORT — After years of preparation, fundraising and searching for the right location, Pretzel City Kitchens leaders expect to open the commercial kitchen this fall after signing a lease at The Wagner House in Freeport. When a deal fell through with a previous landlord in downtown Freeport, board members looked at another possibility with Bill Green, owner of 218 properties, who agreed to lease part of the first floor at The Wagner House to Pretzel City Kitchens. While construction is still ongoing, Pretzel City Kitchens board secretary Jen Newendyke said they...

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Major riverfront redevelopment in Monona to begin construction this year

Posted by on Jul 28, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Major riverfront redevelopment in Monona to begin construction this year

The project, known as Yahara Commons, will ultimately create 26,000 square feet of commercial space, 33,000 square feet of office space, a public park and over 230 residential units between West Broadway and Bridge Road along the Yahara River

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Washington County receives $600,000 Brownfield Coalition grant

Posted by on May 31, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Washington County receives $600,000 Brownfield Coalition grant

Washington County has been awarded a $600,000 Environmental Protection Agency Brownfield Coalition grant for 2017

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Village of Oregon plans to expand TID

Posted by on Apr 20, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Village of Oregon plans to expand TID

FROM CONNECT OREGONWI.COM. Vandewalle and Associates will put together a detailed project plan for an expanded TID 5 for a final review this summer. The district would cover part of the area along and between Main Street and the railroad, from the north side of the village to Janesville Street, where it stretches east and includes some houses that could theoretically expand the downtown footprint. At the March board meeting, Vandewalle & Associates’ Planner Dan Johns presented a report on the Village’s three existing Tax Increment Districts (TIDs), along with more detailed...

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