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The Jury is Out:
Options for financing a new Milwaukee County Justice Center

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Wisconsin's Workforce Development System:
A graphical guide to employment and training resources in Wisconsin

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Examining the Vital Signs:
A 50-year Checkup of the Medical College of Wisconsin

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City of Racine’s Fiscal Condition: Living Within its Means


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May, 2018

In recent years, Wisconsin has seen a sudden increase in local governments establishing new vehicle registration fees. A local vehicle registration fee—otherwise known as a “wheel tax”—is an annual charge in addition to the state $75 registration fee for most vehicles. State law requires...

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May 08, 2018
This morning, the Forum released a report on one of the most critical issues facing Milwaukee County government: how to come up with more than $300 million to replace the aging Safety Building. That building was built in 1929 and no longer meets the County’s functionality requirements for the...

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