In an article in the Journal Sentinel, Evers says, “We have to create a more flexible opportunity for all of our municipalities to access resources so they can thrive. If it’s property-tax related, it really constrains our cities,” the Democratic governor said. “So we’ll be looking to increase shared revenue, but we’re also looking to provide some flexibility to our municipalities, including Milwaukee.”

Evers comments came after the Wisconsin Policy Forum released a study that asks if it is time for municipalities to have access to new funding sources.

Read Journal Sentinel article.

Read executive study from the Wisconsin Policy Forum