News and updates related to UW-Extension CNRED can be found at the UW Extension Statewide Blog. News from Milwaukee County Community, Natural Resources, and Economic Development (CNRED) will be posted here in the future.
Click on the links below to read recent articles or reports that are relevant to Milwaukee County.
As of August 24, 2015
- What would a $15 minimum wage look like in Wisconsin?
- Study targets protecting city forest from EAB
- Smaller governments finding it harder to raise cash due to tax caps
- Milwaukee Metro area among fastest growing areas of concentrated poverty
- Bills targeting public benefits fraud draw criticism at hearing
- Report: Bicycling deaths have decreased, but adults remain at elevated risk
- Art has become economic development
- Packers unveil $130M plan for new entertainment district
- Selfies in voting booths raise legal questions on speech and secrecy