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Chamber Executive Vice President Delora Newton tells the Capitol Times why it’s not surprising that Madison has dropped in the Forbes list of one of the Best Places for Business and Careers. Read how the Chamber and Thrive are working together to move economic development up the priority list.
Mayor Soglin has announced plans to more aggressively enforce business signage in Madison. In particular, the Mayor has said the City will target sandwich board sign violations, real estate sign violations and businesses that have more signage in their window space than the code permits. City staff will discuss the changes at an informational meeting on Tuesday, July 31, from…read more →
City of Madison staff will be presenting recommended changes to the development review process at a public informational meeting next Wednesday, July 11, from 8:30-10:00 a.m. in Room 260 of the Madison Municipal Building. This first phase of changes consists of mostly internal changes to how city staff interact and assist development applications. Any active or interested stakeholders in Madison’s…read more →
Get up-to-speed on today’s Supreme Court decision. Register for our free July 12 webinar, Health care and your business: Now what? This webinar will help you understand the Court’s decision, the impact to your business, the timeline and how to plan for the future. Barbara Zabawa - an attorney specializing in health care and employment law at Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek – will…read more →
Last week, an article regarding the Madison sign ordinance ran in the Wisconsin State Journal with the following quote: “Signs are important to all businesses,” said Delora Newton, executive vice president of the Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce. “The mayor is doing some positive things to improve the business climate in Madison, but changing the city’s enforcement policy at this…read more →