Office of African American Affairs
Affordable land and leasing costs, abundant fresh water, an educated workforce, low business costs and easy access to financing, technical assistance and efficient transportation have helped local businesses succeed and grow.
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Department of City Development
The Citywide Policy Plan was approved by the Common Council on March 2, 2010. The Citywide Policy Plan meets the requirements of Wisconsin’s Smart Growth Law. The Citywide Policy Plan contains policies for all nine state-required elements.
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Growing MKE - Update Underway
Industrial Land Analysis - adopted as an element of the Citywide Policy Plan by Common Council on September 21, 2021
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