2009 Issues

All
Superior Days issues must meet the following three criteria:

  1. Issues must have major impact or unique implications
    for Northwest Wisconsin.
  2. Issues must have community wide consensus.
  3. Resolution of the issue requires resources that exceed
    local capacity.

IF YOU WOULD LIKE A COPY OF AN ISSUE FROM 2009 PLEASE CONTACT US AND WE WILL EMAIL YOU A COPY


Legislative Issues

The Superior Days Goal
Potential Oil Tax Impacts in Northwest Wisconsin
Prohibit Transportation of Aquatic Species TK
Regional Transit Authority Enabling Legislation TW
UWS Academic Building
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Department of Administration

Crex Meadows Youth Conservation Camp
Prohibit Transportation of Terrestrial Invasive Species
Regional Transit Authority Enabling Legislation TW
State Job Distribution in Northwest Wisconsin
State Job Distribution in Northwest Wisconsin
UWS Academic Building


Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection

Stabilization of Funding for County Land and Water Conservation Programs 2


Department of Children and Families

Alternative Response
Drug Affected Infants


Department of Commerce

Machine Tool Boot Camp Project for Douglas County
Potential Oil Tax Impacts in Northwest Wisconsin
Regional Allocations of CDBG funds
Regional Transit Authority Enabling Legislation TW

 

Department of Corrections

Career Education for Jail Inmates
State Prisoners in the Douglas and Bayfield County Jails


Department of Health Services

Dental Care Access
Early Identification and Prevention of Communicable Disease
Long Term Care Redesign
Simplification of Transportation Requirements


Department of Natural Resources

Ballast Water Regulation and Vessel Permitting
Changes to ATV Trail Programs
Modification of the Flood Plain Ordinance
North Country Scenic Trail
Prohibit Transportation of Aquatic Species TK
Prohibit Transportation of Terrestrial Invasive Species


Department of Revenue

Potential Oil Tax Impacts in Northwest Wisconsin


Department of Tourism

North Country Scenic Trail


Department of Transportation

Highway 2 Improvements
Highway 2 and 13 Intersection Safety
Highway 13 Passing Lanes
Highway 53 Intersection Safety
Regional Transit Authority Enabling Legislation TW
Support for the Washburn County Veteran’s Peace Memorial Wayside

Regional Transit Authority Enabling Legislation TW


Department of Veterans Affairs

Veterans Clinic in the Twin Ports
Veterans Long Term Health Care


Department of Workforce Development

Prevailing Wages


Office of Energy Independence

Renewable and Alternative Energy
Support for Chequamegon Bay Area Energy Initiatives


Wisconsin Arts Board

Lucius Woods Performing Arts Center