Posts Tagged "economy"

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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Waterloo’s Mayor Hart gives optimistic message on Waterloo growth

Posted by on Apr 6, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Waterloo’s Mayor Hart gives optimistic message on Waterloo growth

"We have seen significant growth across our community," said Waterloo Mayor Quentin Hart. "And I'm happy to report no matter where you're at in the city of Waterloo-whether the north side, east side, south side, we are seeing development happening."

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Wisconsin’s solar industry jobs grew 45% in 2016

Posted by on Apr 4, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Wisconsin’s solar industry jobs grew 45% in 2016

jobs in Wisconsin’s solar industry grew 45 percent last year over 2015, according to The Solar Foundation, Washington, D.C. According to the foundation’s 2016 National Solar Jobs Census, Wisconsin’s solar industry employs about 2,800 workers.

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Water Leaders Summit coming to Milwaukee May 23-24

Posted by on Mar 29, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Water Leaders Summit coming to Milwaukee May 23-24

Water Leaders Summit 2017 is the Water Council's headline event for the local, national, and global water industry, and is being held in Milwaukee May 23-24. At the Water Leaders Summit--sponsored by the Water Council--you can join others who are thinking strategically about water and water security--and discover ways to turn water from risk to asset.

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