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Development News for the Week of: 9/14/19 - 9/20/19
 
MADISON CITY COUNCIL ASKS AIR FORCE TO RE-EVALUATE DECISION TO BRING F-35 JETS TO MADISON

 After a more than eight-hour meeting Tuesday, the Madison City Council passed a resolution early Wednesday morning asking the Air Force to reconsider potential plans to base a squadron of F-35 jets at Truax Field.
-Wisconsin State Journal

MADISON MAYOR SEEKS TO BOOST BUS RIDING WITH 'METROFORWARD' EFFORT

Flanked by leaders from the local business, education, environmental and social justice communities, Madison Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway on Wednesday announced the launch of a $200 million-plus effort to get more people riding the bus.
-Wisconsin State Journal 
 
MAYOR SATYA RHODES-CONWAY PUSHES BUS INITIATIVES, INCLUDING BRT, AS METRO FORWARD

Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway really wants Madison residents to ride the bus, and on Wednesday she announced a more than $200 million initiative to make public transportation a better option for more people.
-The Cap Times 
 
 
Eurofins Food Integrity & Innovation, formerly Covance Food Solutions, began construction on a $46.5 million lab this month on Madison's Far East Side.
-Wisconsin State Journal
   
 
Around the State and Points Elsewhere  

 
U.S. economic data are beating economists' expectations by the most this year, offering a fresh rebuttal to last month's resurgent recession fears fueled by the trade war and a manufacturing slump. 
-MSN.Com