Category Archives: City Council

Initial Thoughts on Licensing Wausau Landlords

If you have read this Sunday’s Wausau Daily Herald or watched the news last night on Channel 9, you are aware that the City of Wausau, yet again, is starting to make some noise about licensing rental properties. The Wausau … Continue reading

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Free Political Speech in Wausau – Only If Properly Zoned

I received an interesting call from Wausau’s inspections department yesterday.  Apparantly, we are violating Wausau’s zoning codes and someone complained about this violation and now the City is following up. So.. what did we do?  Trash can out too early? … Continue reading

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The Future of HazMat Response in Wausau?

Every now and then I attend city council and committee meetings not because there is something on the agenda near and dear to my heart… sometimes I attend just to get a pulse for what is going on.  (Okay, and … Continue reading

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Thumbs Up to Wausau PD, Down to Fed Bldg, and Dr. Rent got an Eviction Notice of his own…

It has been a good week for the Dr… I only was able to attend one Badger game this year, but it was a good one. I took my sister, my nephew, and a good friend down to Camp Randall … Continue reading

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Here We Go Again – CCAP Attack finally proceeds

The weekend is getting closer. It looks like this Sunday I will take my second Sunday morning snowmobile ride of the season. But before then, I have to survive today, another installment of the Dr Rent Radio Show this evening… … Continue reading

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I Voted for What?? (Part II)

A while back, an interesting thing happened at city council in Wausau. They took a vote, the person in the audience whose issue it was then asked to speak because they were very confused with what the vote meant, was … Continue reading

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What Happened at City Hall???

If you read some of my comments on the 400 Block article in the Wausau Daily Herald yesterday, you know that I had plans to go to last night’s city council meeting primarily for the entertainment value. Actually, there was … Continue reading

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