Tag Archives: Wausau

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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Concealed Carry Legal in Wisconsin in Two Weeks (but maybe not Wausau?)

As the classroom requirements for the concealed carry classes are being finalized, the City ofWausauis looking at how the ability for people to legally carry concealed weapons affects them.   The Public Health and Safety Committee addressed this issue last … Continue reading

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More GREAT Customer Service (P.S. I’m NOT Running for Mayor)

First and foremost I need to make this “official” announcement.  Since Mayor Tipple has said he is interested in running for term number three, I have had no less than four people ask me if I am going to throw … Continue reading

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and then there were 10…

The City of Wausau’s Park and Recreation Committee met on Monday evening with a very short agenda. Their mission, like they had a choice in accepting it, was to narrow the list of names submitted for the large grassy square … Continue reading

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… the Wisdom to Know the Difference

Tonight at 7 PM the Wausau City Council will meet. They have a very short agenda, but one of those items is to formally approve the plan to convert the Federal Building into apartments, which will include a lease payment … Continue reading

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