No question the scourge of COVID-19 has meant genuinely tough times for many people.
Supervisors approved a $4 million contract with the Dane Buy Local Foundation and and estimated $7.5 million contract with the Tenant Resource Center.
The city of Madison did not learn until late in 2020 that the federal government would be directly distributing aid for rental assistance, leaving little time for staff to develop a way to deploy the funding.
The Emergency Relief Fund is for individuals and families — particularly those who are undocumented and ineligible for government assistance — to provide for basic needs and rental assistance.
The proposed funding, announced Tuesday and subject to a vote by the Dane County Board, would add to the the Small Business Pandemic Support Grant Program.
The total cost of the week-and-a-half long recount, $729,733, included expenses for recount staff, security, room rental at Madison’s Monona Terrace, tabulator machines and election software.
I find it difficult to believe that a 70-ton boulder can be a reminder of racism on campus.
Some 385 arts and cultural organizations, including 60 in Dane County, were approved for a portion of $15 million from the CARES Act.
A budget amendment sponsored by Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway and three City Council members requests an additional $50,000 next year for PFAS "testing and planning" at the Dane County Regional Airport and surrounding area.
Ohio State University will pay $5.8 million to settle lawsuits by about two dozen more survivors over decades-old sexual abuse by a now-deceased team doctor, Richard Strauss — bringing the total settlements so far to $46.7 million for 185 survivors, the university announced Tuesday.
Although his budget proposal is light on new policy initiatives, Dane County Executive Joe Parisi said his focus was to protect the resources the county has worked to build in the last decade that have made handling the aftermath of the pandemic somewhat easier.
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The new jets are expected to arrive in Madison in 2023.
(CNN) -- A man in Miami, Florida, has been charged with bank fraud for allegedly lying on PPP loan applications and spending the money on luxury items such as a Lamborghini Huracán EVO, federal authorities say.
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While Congress and state governments across the country have taken action to support businesses, local businesses in Wisconsin haven’t gotten the resources they need due to negligent leadership from the Trump administration.
Wisconsin banks stepped up last month to help 43,400 of the state’s small businesses obtain more than $8.3 billion in federal Small Business Administration Paycheck Protection Program funds.
As the weeks go by under Gov. Tony Evers' Safer at Home order and other responses to stem the spread of the coronavirus, more and more summer …
Funneling money to churches under the CARES Act augments the benefits churches receive under the separation of state and church, while eliminating the burdens.
We are fighting the biggest public health threat to our nation in over a century, we’re seeing the drastic economic impacts and witnessing our…
Legislation passed Thursday will inject another $310 billion into the small business Paycheck Protection Program, which ran out of money last week.