Commission oversees lobbying, campaign finance laws
The first test isn't very encouraging. Wisconsin's newly formed state agency dealing with keeping government honest would like to be able to grease the palms of those they are overseeing....
Specialists from Wisconsin Emergency Management and FEMA will explain how state and local agencies and certain private non-profit organizations can apply for federal Public Assistance to help recover from flooding that occurred in June, this week.
The applicant briefing for Vernon County is Thursday, 2pm at the Vernon County Emergency Operations Center in Viroqua.
Officials will explain FEMA’s program for debris removal, emergency protective measures and the repair, restoration or replacement of damaged public facilities or infrastructure. Under the cost share program, FEMA funds 75 percent of the cost for eligible work; 25 percent is shared equally between state and local applicants.
The latest improvement to a popular area of downtown La Crosse is complete...
The last part of the Hanifl Canopy at Cameron Park has been re-opened, and Mayor Tim Kabat was among the VIP's celebrating the history of the Market Square area on Friday, along with members of the Hanifl family, who urged the park department to finish the canopy along King Street. The canopy is the centerpiece of the Friday farmers' market that happens at Cameron during the summer. The project began almost 10 years ago, and cost more than 350-thousand dollars.