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Local lockbox ordinance decision pushed back

Ashley McCallum, Co-Editor in Chief

October 13, 2016

Whitewater business owners and community members will remain locked out of a decision on the Key Lock Box Ordinance after the Whitewater Common Council decided to defer final action until its Nov. 1 meeting. A revised version of the ordinance was brought to the Council at the Oct. 4 meeting. The ordi...

Wastewater upgrades

March 11, 2015

  March 11, 2015 Brad Allen   Whitewater Wastewater Plant is poised for $18.7 million in upgrades to its 32-year-old wastewater treatment equipment. Whitewater City Manager Cameron Clapper says he supports the forthcoming upgrades to the wastewater facility. “This is a high...

Rezoning causes student housing changes

Rezoning causes student housing changes

October 2, 2013

By Lucas Wimmer   UW-Whitewater students will experience some changes involving where they can live off campus after the Whitewater Common Council completes zoning rewrites. The zoning rewrites have been in the works for the last two years. The Common Council hopes to finish them by the end of this year. Common Counci...

Councilman to serve 45 days

October 26, 2011

A Whitewater councilman was forced to step down from his elected seat after being convicted Friday on drug charges. District 2 Councilman Javonni Butler, 22, plead guilty Friday to a felony charge of delivering marijuana as part of a plea agreement. Butler was sentenced to 45 days in jail and t...

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