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3:07 pm
Wed September 18, 2013

Dallas Company Could Soon Run Milwaukee Transit

Milwaukee County buses on Wisconsin Avenue
Credit d76/Flickr

Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews Carter Pate, of MV Transportation, which would run Milwaukee County Transit if the board of supervisors approve.

The Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors will soon take up a proposed contract with MV Transportation to run the county’s transit system. 

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Health & Science
12:41 pm
Wed September 18, 2013

Milwaukee County Preparing to Help Residents Enroll in Federal Exchange

County will also join efforts to educate people about the Affordable Healthcare Act, as its exchange prepares to open

Starting Oct. 1, Americans can enroll in health care plans offered in the new federal marketplace. Milwaukee County is training staff to assist people.

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Politics & Government
10:28 am
Wed September 18, 2013

State Money will Help Milwaukee Ditch Abandoned Houses

Gov. Walker announced Tuesday that he'll give the City of Milwaukee $2 million to help eliminate blighted properties.

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Politics & Government
9:06 am
Wed September 18, 2013

Special Election Planned in South Surbubs

A special election will be held in the 21st Assembly District to replace Mark Honadel.

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Politics & Government
8:55 am
Wed September 18, 2013

Legislature Gives Landlords More Power

A new bill gives landlords more power over tenants.

Landlords will have more power over tenants if a bill passed by the Senate Tuesday gets signed by the Governor.

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