2017 Local Land Use, Planning and Zoning Teleconferences

Local Land Use Planning and Zoning Winter-Spring 2017 For local government officials, planners, attorneys and interested citizens. These programs are offered by teleconference and are audio-only. You attend using your home or office telephone. Topics Business Improvement Districts and Main Streets Wednesday, May 17, 2017, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm For more information about the […]

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What is Placemaking?

You may have seen the work Placemaking showing up in a lot of places these days.  What is placemaking?  What does it mean?  How do I learn more? The Project for Public Spaces (PPS) surveyed website visitors about what Placemaking means to them.  They found that is is a crucial and deeply-valued process for those […]

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Population Trends in Post-Recession Rural America

Population Trends in Post-Recession Rural America provides information about current trends confronting rural people and their communities in the United States. The briefs are available in an interactive format or can be downloaded as PDFs. (http://w3001.apl.wisc.edu/)

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Sauk County Next Generation Survey Report

The Sauk County Economic Development Committee launched an initiative to learn more about the desires of adults, ages 25-35, and how to attract and retain them to live and work in the county. The initiative, called Next Generation Sauk County, is the county’s first placemaking area of focus. To learn more read the full report. Next Generation Sauk […]

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