The Northwest Side Community Development Corporation: Transforming the Approach to Creating Positive Economic Impact in Distressed CommunitiesIn this issue of Profitwise News and Views, we hear from a Milwaukee community development organization (CDC), the Northwest Side CDC, about its business model transformation from one of acquiring, developing, owning and managing property – and near failure – to a vibrant, but leaner organization focused on leveraging partnerships and collaborations to bring about community redevelopment.
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The court has ruled that DNR staff, when they review projects that could impact Wisconsin lakes and rivers, must consider the cumulative impacts of individual projects in their decisions. "A little fill here and there may seem to be nothing to become excited about. But one fill, though comparatively inconsequential, may lead to another, and another, and before long a great body may be eaten away until it may no longer exist. Our navigable waters are a precious natural heritage, once gone, they disappear forever," wrote the Wisconsin State Supreme Court justices in their opinion resolving Hixon v. PSC.