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CITY OF HUDSON: 12/16/14 Special Council Meeting Minutes
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April 17, 2009
Troy approves comprehensive plan
After some last-minute changes to the language of the draft, the Troy Town Board voted in favor of the 2009-2029 comprehensive plan at its meeting Thursday, April 9. The approval came after lengthy fine-tuning by the Plan Commission and a last-minute letter from St. Croix County...
April 17, 2009 - 1:47am
Commission views plans for Goodwill store
The city of Hudson's Plan Commission last week approved concept development plans for a Goodwill Industries store that is proposed for a vacant...
April 17, 2009 - 1:02am
April 16, 2009
CITY OF HUDSON: 4/23/09 PLAN COMMISSION OPEN HOUSE - COMPREHENSIVE PLAN UPDATE
PUBLIC NOTICE Please be advised that the city of Hudson plan commission, planning consultant Short Elliot Hendrickson (SEH) and the city of Hudson community development department will host an open house on Thursday, April 23, 2009, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., City Hall Council Chambers,...
April 16, 2009 - 1:53am
TOWN OF TROY: ORDINANCE NO. 2009-01
An Ordinance to Adopt the Comprehensive Plan 2009-2029 for the Town of Troy, St. Croix County, Wisconsin. The Town Board of the Town of Troy does ordain as follows: Section 1. Pursuant to Sec. 60.22(3) Wis. Stats. and Sec. 62.23(2) and (3), Wis. Stats., the Town of Troy is authorized...
April 16, 2009 - 1:06am
April 10, 2009
Redistricting work is well under way in St. Croix County
The proposed new boundaries for a reduced number of supervisory districts in St. Croix County is moving right along toward the final plan. "It has to be done in November to prepare for the April 2010 elections," said Ellen Denzer, senior planner with the county planning and zoning...
April 10, 2009 - 12:15pm
March 20, 2009
Randy's Ramblings: City plan - Speak now or forever hold your peace
Citizens of Hudson, if you care about the future of your city, you'll want to pay attention to what the Plan Commission is up to. For the past few months, the commission - with the assistance of planners from the firm of Short Elliott Hendrikson - has been working on an update to...
March 20, 2009 - 1:31am
March 12, 2009
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/16/09 PUBLIC HEARING
ST. CROIX COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS REVISED ST. CROIX COUNTY SUPERVISORY DISTRICT PLAN The St. Croix County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on Monday, March 16, 2009 at 9:00 a.m. in the County Board Room of the St. Croix County Government Center, 1101 Carmichael...
March 12, 2009 - 1:57am
February 26, 2009
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of 30 Day Review Period & Public Hearing 4/2/09
Notice of 30 Day Review Period & Public Hearing - Proposed Comprehensive Plan The Troy Town Board authorized the Plan Commission to prepare a comprehensive plan pursuant to state statutes. The Plan Commission has prepared a comprehensive plan following a public planning process. The...
February 26, 2009 - 3:35pm
February 20, 2009
Vance replaces Caruso on Public Utility and Plan commissions
After a long hiatus, Kevin Vance will be putting his university training to use. A little over 30 years ago, the Hudson businessman graduated from St.
February 20, 2009 - 1:09pm
February 19, 2009
Rail coalition seeks west central Wisconsin route
The West Central Wisconsin Rail Coalition said last week that this area of the state should be part of a proposed Wisconsin High-Speed Rail Network. Members of the coalition applaud much of the philosophy of the draft Connections 2030 plan, which includes a state policy goal to provide...
February 19, 2009 - 12:57pm
Troy approves permit
A riverway application for construction of a new building at YMCA Camp St. Croix was discussed and approved Thursday, Feb. 12, at the Troy Town Board meeting. The meeting was led by First Supervisor Dan Pearson, who was filling in for Chairman Ray Knapp. The board awarded the riverway...
February 19, 2009 - 9:33am
Officials say about 3,000 felons would be eligible for release under Doyle plan
State corrections' officials say about 3,000 non-violent felons would be eligible for an early prison release under the governor's new budget. And 7,000 others on probation would no longer be supervised. Corrections' secretary Rick Raemisch says it would save millions of dollars...
February 19, 2009 - 9:00am
February 12, 2009
Doyle announces tax hikes and spending cuts to fix budget hole
Facing a $528.8 million shortfall in the current biennial budget, Gov. Jim Doyle announced plans that will cut $167.3 million from that number. The remaining $361.5 million deficit Doyle said will be dealt with in his coming 2009-11 biennial budget. "This bill lays critical groundwork...
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
More workers, swipe cards part of Doyle plan to fight abuse in child care program
Gov. Jim Doyle has announced part of his plan to reform Wisconsin Shares, the state-funded child care program for the working poor. On Wednesday, Doyle asked legislators to require that parents use electronic swipe cards whenever their kids go in and out of daycare centers. Also,...
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
January 23, 2009
State Supreme Court adopts redistricting back-up plan
The State Supreme Court has decided not to adopt a back-up plan for re-drawing Wisconsin's Assembly and Senate districts. In September, a judicial committee said the court should appoint a group of appeals judges to draw up new boundaries if the Legislature fails to do the job itself. But...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am