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2013 Issues

All Superior Days issues must meet the following three criteria:
  1. Issues must be unique to 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 2013
PLEASE CONTACT cheryl.shockley@ces.uwex.edu  AND I WILL EMAIL YOU A COPY

 

Legislative Issues

Support for UW System, Technical Colleges and Pre-K through 12

Mining Legislation

Hwy. 2 Expansion Study & Planning

Reinstatement of Fully-Funded Revenue Sharing

Animal Neglect & Abandonment Issues

  • Cruelty to Animals Bill

 

Administration

Aquaculture Education Center in Bayfield

Increased Broadband Availability

Lake Superior Technology Park Development

Mining Legislation

Reinstatement of Fully-Funded Revenue Sharing

Relocate State Jobs to NW Wisconsin

Research Facility at USGS Vessel Dock Site in Ashland

Support for UW System, Technical Colleges and Pre-K through 12

 

Agriculture, Trade & Consumer Protection

 Agriculture & Energy Resource Center

Animal Neglect & Abandonment Issue

  •  Cruelty to Animals Bill

County Land Conservation Program

Local Food Production

 

Economic Development Corporation

Emergency Medical Technician training

Expansion of Economic Sectors of Retail & Health

Increased Broadband Availability

Lake Superior Technology Park Development

Local Food Production

Mining Legislation

Streamline Air Permitting Process for Wisconsin Industry

Support Major Industry locating in NW WI

Wetland Regulations

Energy Office

Home Heating Costs

 

Health Services/Children & families

Child Care Program

Emergency Medical Technician Training

Income Maintenance Regionalization

Non-Emergency Medical Transportation

Psychiatric Service Availability

Random Moment Sampling

 

Housing & Economic Development Authority

Home Heating Costs

Expansion of Economic Sectors of Retail & Health

Support Major Industry locating in NW WI

 

Natural Resources

County Land Conservation Program

North Country National Scenic Trail

Mining Legislation

Streamline Air Permitting Process for Wisconsin Industry

Wetland Regulations

Wetland Restoration, Preservation & Mitigation Siting

 

Revenue

WI-MN Tax Reciprocity

Safety & Professional Services

Private Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems (POWTS)

 

Tourism

Continued Support for Advertising in the Twin Cities & Other Minnesota Markets

Develop Canadian Market Tourism

Local Food Production

Promotion of Local Parks for Tourism

Local Food Production

 

Transportation

County Hwy C “Priority Freight Route’ Designation and Funding

County Hwy Z ‘Priority Freight Route’ Designation and funding

Relocate State Jobs to NW Wisconsin

Mining Legislation

Hwy. 2 Expansion Study & Planning

Hwy 13 Passing Lanes

 

Veteran’s Affairs

Veteran’s ARCH Pilot Program

Dairyland Outdoor Vets Retreat