The idea is in its infancy and all options, including declining to pursue anything, are on the table.
The Public Protection and Judiciary Committee instead supported a proposal to shutter an existing housing unit once the addition is complete — something Sheriff Dave Mahoney said he's open to.
American Family Insurance would not disclose how many employees took severance packages while it merges the claims departments of its various insurance brands.
The closures come as online banking gains popularity, a spokeswoman said.
The county planned to build four floors atop the Public Safety Building so it could close the Ferris Huber Center and the outdated maximum security units on the top floors of the City-County Building.
Madison leaders took issue Thursday about potential voting implications for minorities and disabled people when the DMV is moved to the Far West Side.
The first half of this year has seen a continuation of retail bankruptcies and consolidations attributed in part to increasing e-commerce and …
State agency human resources and information technology personnel would be consolidated under the proposal.
UW-Madison's College of Agricultural Life Sciences plans to consolidate its two soil labs at the Soil and Forage Analysis Laboratory located in Marshfield.
Consolidating some mail processing duties from Madison to Milwaukee would eliminate 54 craft employees at the Madison center, according to a study released Tuesday by the U.S. Postal Service.
Monona Grove students from 4-year-old kindergarten through fifth grade will be housed at Winnequah School starting in the fall of 2011 after the School Board on Tuesday night approved consolidating two elementary schools.
The board voted 5-2 to merge Maywood and Winnequah schools, said the board's president, Susan Fox.
State leaders were wrong to take away local control and flexibility during such challenging times.