Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele, joined by transit advocates, has announced his SAVE Transit Plan to generate dedicated funding for transit, preserve the GO Pass, and invest in the future with Bus Rapid Transit.
Milwaukee County closed the deal Monday to sell the Downtown Transit Center to developer Rick Barrett for construction of the $122 million Couture apartment high-rise, County Executive Chris Abele said.
Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele and other supporters of the new state law scaling back the County Board's authority have maintained the measure would clarify their respective roles, thus boosting county government efficiency.
Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele announced his 2015 budget vetoes Tuesday saying that if sustained, they would lower taxes by $2.2 million compared to this year, instead of raising the levy as the County Board proposed.
Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele offered Monday to compromise with the County Board on hiring a transit operator, but under threat of a lawsuit.