Public Policy Forum Research


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Mar, 2002
In 2001, the City of Milwaukee's residential tax base grew at a surprising rate of 12%.
Jun, 2001
The City of Milwaukee ascended to 6th on the Public Policy Forum's tax rate ranking from 16th last year among the 68 cities and villages in the 5-county metro area.
Nov, 2000
Although Waukesha County and Milwaukee County differ in many ways, they have similar budgets for 2001.
Oct, 2000
The City of Milwaukee approaches 2001 in a stable economic position.
Oct, 2000
Taken as a whole, the nonprofit sector in metro Milwaukee is highly entrepreneurial.
Apr, 2000
The benefits of favorable economic conditions are trickling down to property owners in the five-county Milwaukee metropolitan area.