League in the News

  1. Only voters could approve new wheel taxes under GOP bill

    Curt Witynski, deputy director of the League of Wisconsin Municipalities, called the legislation a “classic interference with local decision making.” Additional Info...
  2. Wisconsin Republicans searching for deal on road funding

    The idea drew immediate criticism from Jerry Deschane, executive director of the League of Wisconsin Municipalities, who said it would do nothing for cities and villages. Additional Info...
  3. Wis. solar dispute goes to court after regulators punt

    The League of Wisconsin Municipalities and the Wisconsin Association of School Boards each supported the petition. Additional Info...
  4. Proposal Would Allow For Electronic Early Voting In Wisconsin

    The Wisconsin Municipal Clerks Associations and the League of Wisconsin Municipalities have registered their support for the plan. Additional Info...
  5. Joint Finance Committee Transportation Budget Blocks Local Control Of Quarries

    Local government groups ... have been negotiating with Republicans in the state Legislature over road funding for weeks, according to League of Wisconsin Municipalities Deputy Director Curt Witynski. Additional Info...
  6. Allouez board passes resolutions of support for state budget

    The League of Wisconsin Municipalities is encouraging communities throughout the state to pass resolutions of support. Additional Info...
  7. Foxconn Announces Final Round Winners of "Smart Cities-Smart Futures" Competition

    In addition to the academic partners, the competition is also supported by several groups, including the League of Wisconsin Municipalities, the Wisconsin Technology Council, the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation, ... Additional Info...
  8. Whitewater Common Council again elects Singer as president

    Also Tuesday, the council approved resolutions “expressing support for” several issues under consideration for the state’s biennium budget. Copies of the resolutions will be sent to ... Read on...
  9. School, city elected officials mostly from East Side

    "That's the beauty of local control," Witynski [Deputy Executive Director, the League] said. "Communities can design their forms of government and how they elect people and what they think is best for their community." Additional Info...
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