Category Archives: Wausau

Final thoughts on Wausau's 2011 Budget

It was a small victory, but the increase in the City of Wausau tax bills will only be 8 cents per thousand and not 12. I did listen to those 5 who supported the 4 cent “contingency” fund, I did … Continue reading

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Learning about Laws – Learning about Blight

Is it really Thursday already? Well, that means that I will be at the radio studio after work for another installment of the Dr. Rent Radio show, which can be heard Thursdays from 5 to 6 PM on 93.3 FM, … Continue reading

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Forclose on the Landord = Forclose on the Tenant?

I can’t believe it is Thursday already… having Monday being a holiday throws my entire week off. But I heard the garbage truck going down the hill this morning (actually I heard the dog barking at the garbage truck), so … Continue reading

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Did You Know I Don't Appreciate Freedom?

Look at this… 2 days – 2 blog entries. There have been times when I have felt guilty because I was only able to come up with something to write about once a week, for my Thursday radio show post… … Continue reading

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If You Want to Know What I Think… Just Ask Me

What a week!! Yes, I know I say that a lot… but this time I really mean it. It has been a busy week, but then they all are. But it has been educational and exciting as well. First let’s … Continue reading

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What are the DETAILS of the City/County HR Merger?

I watch the proposed merger of the human resources departments between the City of Wausau and Marathon County with great interest. I am a big fan of consolidation of services to increase efficiencies. Not a big fan, a HUGE fan. … Continue reading

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Questions, Questions and More Questions

It is Thursday morning. Normally my Thursday blog posts will summarize the last Dr. Rent show and give you a preview of what we will cover on today’s show. Time is really tight this morning, so I am only going … Continue reading

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Pet Fines, 5-Days, and Late Night Meetings

Another week has gone by since my last blog post. I was hoping to do a blog post over this last weekend that summarized the 3 Housing Task Force hearings, but that didn’t happen. It has just been one of … Continue reading

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It's Getting Harder to Say No

It has been an interesting week with quite a bit going on. My 4th of July plans are coming together and the crew is pretty much confirmed for my fireworks show (I will be doing the show in Pell Lake, … Continue reading

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Wausau's Housing Task Force – After the Hearings…

Last night was the last of the three listening sessions for Wausau’s Housing Task Force. Now the real work begins. Later this week or early next week, there will be a very long blog post coming. I attended all three … Continue reading

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