Posts Tagged "jobs"

Racine advances 6th St. Gospel Lighthouse renovation for new riverfront housing

Posted by on Aug 24, 2018 in News | 0 comments

Racine advances 6th St. Gospel Lighthouse renovation for new riverfront housing

If you cross the Sixth Street bridge these days between Racine Street and South Memorial Drive, you can see that a galvanized metal shell has been partially torn off a three-story brick building next to the bridge. It’s the start of a multibuilding apartment development called Edge of the River that is to span both sides of the Sixth Street Bridge and part of the area planned by Vandewalle & Associates.

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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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‘Village feel’ suggested for Alliant Energy Center redevelopment

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

‘Village feel’ suggested for Alliant Energy Center redevelopment

Chicago firm Hunden Strategic Partners is suggesting the Alliant Energy Center campus be redeveloped to create a “village feel,” while renovating and expanding existing structures including the Dane County Coliseum. The redevelopment would have a price tag of more than $240 million.

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The economic case for arts funding

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

The economic case for arts funding

The National Endowments for the Arts and the Humanities are the largest and most important national funders of nonprofit arts and cultural organizations in America, leveraging up to 9 to 1 matches that help fuel a dynamic cultural economy and generate millions of American jobs. Here are some resources that can help make a case for funding the arts...

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