The Milwaukee County Transit System has been trapped in a budget-induced death spiral – increased fares and reduced service, leading to fewer riders and less revenue, leading to increased fares and reduced service. But it wasn’t always that way. Can an out-of-state, for-profit company resurrect the public system? Read the story on milwaukeemag.com
The head of Wisconsin’s Medical Examining Board says the state has become a toilet bowl for foreign-trained doctors. But why? Read the story on milwaukeemag.com
When Luke arrived in Milwaukee in 2007, he brought with him the promise of no more digging through purses and pockets for spare change. He brought the prospect of seamless credit card payments to replace antiquated parking meters. He may have oversold what he could offer the city. Read the story on milwaukeemag.com.
Can Milwaukee really transform from old to bold? Yes, say city leaders. From the slightly expected to the rather radical, here’s how to do it by the year 2050. Read the 21 ideas on milwaukeemag.com.
Does economic development work? State government’s not always checking. Read the story at milwaukeemag.com.
How Milwaukee got off its ash and did something about the worst threat to trees since Dutch elm disease. Read about the city’s plan on milwaukeemag.com.
What it costs to keep the city’s Downtown riverways navigable. Read the story on milwaukeemag.com.