Week of March 13, 2017

Transportation Editorial: "County Leaders: Ask Legislators to Complete Hwy 23 Project

Transportation continues to be one of the top state budget priorities.  Recently, Sheboygan County Administrator Adam N. Payne and Sheboygan County Board Chairman Thomas G. Wegner had an editorial appear about the critical need to complete the Highway 23 project. 
Register for "A Day with Your County Surveyor"

Register today for a free, day-long forum, "A Day with Your County Surveyor," on Monday, April 3rd at the Chula Vista Resort in the Wisconsin Dells.  The forum is an effort to educate county board members/policy-decision makers and the community about the importance of an accurate, up-to-date, maintained network of Public Land Survey System (PLSS) corners.
This event includes a "field trip" guided by the Adams County Surveyor where attendees will take a half-mile scenic walk through the woods to locate an original PLSS corner that was set over a hundred years ago.  Attendees will also learn about the complexities and importance of remonumenting PLSS corners and how this data is used to improve parcel map accuracy.
PACE Wisconsin Program Launched To Finance Commercial Energy Efficiency Improvements

PACE (Property Assessed Clean Energy) is an innovative program used in communities across the United States to drive economic development through work with private sector lenders.

PACE enables property owners to obtain low-cost, long-term financing for energy efficiency, renewable energy, and water conservation building improvements.

'The Insiders' Discuss Top Issues in Upcoming Legislature
The WisOpinion.com Insiders, Chvala and Kanavas, debate how the Republicans' effort to repeal and replace Obamacare will play out over time.

The show is sponsored by the Wisconsin Counties Association and Michael Best Strategies.

Wisconsin Rural Summit April 19-20 in Green Lake 

For all those interested in preserving and growing our Rural Communities, plan to join Wisconsin Rural Partners for presentations, discussions, and networking at the two-day Wisconsin Rural Summit. The deadline for registration for bus tour and farm to table dinner is April 10.
Who is the Future of Rural Wisconsin
April 19-20, 2017
Heidel House Resort
Green Lake, WI

WCA Associate Members

The role and relationship of government with the private sector has changed in recent years. The creation of the WCA Associate Member Program is one more way WCA is reaching out to bring together the public and private sectors.

WCA Associate Members include:

American Transmission Company, LLC
Discover Mediaworks 
Motorola Solutions, Inc. 
Wipfli LLP

We encourage you to learn more about our WCA Associate Members by clicking here.  For more information about this program please contact WCA Marketing and Events Manager Cheryl Fleck at 866.404.2700.    

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Transportation Editorial by Payne, Wegner
Register for "A Day with Your County Supervisor"
PACE Wisconsin Launches Program
'The Insiders' Latest
WIsconsin Rural Summit April 19-20
WCA Associate Members
Follow WCA on Social Media!