Village Board Approves TIF District for Main Street
Despite opposition from a number of residents, the Waunakee Village Board Monday gave its approval to a Tax Incremental Finance district for the Main Street area.
Editorial: Build New History Museum to Tell Wisconsin’s Story
On his final night as Wisconsin governor 17 years ago, Tommy Thompson danced the polka in front of a packed Assembly chamber and proposed a $75 million “world-class history center” to be built in Downtown Madison.
Hovde Presents Main St. Plan for Waunakee
Waunakee Plan Commissioners Monday got a glimpse of how a new apartment building might look on the 200 block of East Main Street.
Coakley Wants Water Tower Sculpture to be a Colorful “Beacon” in Walker’s Point
A new water tower mosaic sculpture, rising high above the Coakley Brothers Co. building, could serve as a beacon to the redeveloping Walker’s Point neighborhood.
Waunakee Board Continues to Weigh Hovde Main Street Plan
Signs of further redevelopment on Main Street may soon appear if Hovde Properties begins demolition on the 200 block of the north side of the street.
Hovde Houses help children in need
Building shelters for vulnerable children around the world is a longstanding mission for Hovde Properties and the company’s charitable-giving vehicle, the Hovde Foundation.
Hovde Volunteers in Peru
In 2014, local volunteers traveled to rural Peru to work on a special project at the Hovde House, which provides a temporary shelter, rehabilitation programs, and reintegration services to victims of abuse. Hovde employees were joined by a group of contractors working on Hovde’s downtown Madison luxury high-rise apartment building, Ovation 309, to build a new playground for the girls at the shelter. Using locally sourced materials like bamboo and used tires, the playground brings joy and laughter to the 40+ children who are recovering from extreme sexual abuse and violence. Special thanks to the folks and firms who generously donated their time and expertise to make this happen: Findorff, US Bank, Siegel-Gallagher, Strang, and Eppstein Uhen Architects. Check out the video to learn more…
Hwy. Q Replacement Library on Tap in 2017
As Waunakee says goodbye to 2016, the community can look forward to several new projects in the year to come. From road construction to economic development, the dynamic village should continue to develop. The engineering and utility departments will spend much of their time and energy on the Hwy. Q replacement project. The $3.2 million project will include sewer replacement and new lighting spanning from Woodland Drive to Fourth Street and include new sidewalks.
Waunakee Village Eyes Hovde Proposal
Waunakee Village Board members met in closed session last week to discuss the details of Hovde Properties’ redevelopment proposal for the 200 block of Main Street’s north side. A letter from Hovde Properties to the village notes that the developer has closed on all of the properties acquired for the project and lays out a proposed
Hovde sets sights on Waunakee
Hovde Properties is hoping to redevelop another portion of Main Street in Waunakee with a u-shaped, mixed-use complex. If approved, the redevelopment would bring 14,000 square feet of retail and 117 apartments to the area.
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