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2022 Press Releases

August 3: $1 Million Public Infrastructure Award Made for Omro Street and Utility Repairs​

August 2: ​​Wisconsin DOA and WisDOT Join City of Racine for Lake Michigan Electric Vehicle Circuit Tour Announcement​

August 2: Gov. Evers Joins Fellow Midwest Governors in Announcing Collaboration to Build the Lake Michigan Electric Vehicle Circuit Tour

July 29: Gov. Evers Seeking N​ominations for ​​Virginia Hart Special Recognition Award​​

July 27: ​​DOA Visit Highlights ​$4 Million ​​State Investment for ​​Main Street Businesses ​in Sun Prairie​​

July 25: Gov. Evers Announces Award of Nearly $17 Million of Grants to 18 Wisconsin Municipalities for Public Improvement Projects​

July 21: DOA Visit Highlights Investment ​​for Summer Programs for Children in Superior Douglas​​

July 19: ICYMI: DOA Secretary-designee Blumenfeld Awards $235,000 for Milwaukee Coastal Projects​​

July 7: Gov. Evers Announces More Than $1.4 Million in Grants for Wisconsin’s Coastal Communities​

July 1: Evers Administration Visit Showcases Strong Bounceback for Northwest Wisconsin​

June 23: DOA and Tourism Secretaries Highlight Importance of Creative Economy in Southwest Wisconsin with Local Arts and Culture Tour​

June 16: ​City of De Pere Receives More Than $200,000 for New Mobile EMS Unit​

June 14: New Webinar Series to Support Wisconsin Small Business Owners​​

June 10: ICYMI: Milwaukee Area Businesses Receive Live Event Venue Assistance Grants​

June 8: Homeownership Month Proclamation Highlights Ongoing Support for Wisconsin Homeowners​

June 1: ​Milwaukee Green Initiative Tour Highlights Project Partnerships​

May 31: Gov. Evers Announces $22 Million Investment to Expand Programs, Fund Emergency Response Initiatives​​

May 2: ​​State ​Supplier Diversity Reaches New Record ​​

April 25: Menominee Tribal Visit Highlights Clean Energy Commitment​

April 25: Gov. Evers Announces Appointments to Blue Ribbon Commission on Veteran Opportunity​

April 22: Gov. Evers Celebrates Earth Day, Signs Executive Order Creating the Office of Environmental Justice​

April 19: Gov. Evers, Office of Sustainability and Clean Energy Release State’s First-Ever Clean Energy Plan​

April 14: PSC, DOA Urges Customers to Seek Assistance before Moratorium on Utility Disconnections End​

March 28: ​Gov. Evers Announces ​$8 Million to ​Help Wisconsinites Access Civil Legal Services to ​Recover from Pandemic​​​​​​

March 21: Gov. Evers Announces More Than $86 Million for Diverse Business Investment and Diverse Business Assistance Grants​

March 17: ​DCF Administrator Jen Flogel ​to Lead DOA ​Division of Personnel Management​

March 9: Gov. Evers Announces More Than $97 Million in Awards for Healthcare Infrastructure Capital Investment Grant Program

March 7: Gov. Evers Announces Launch of Wisconsin Help for Homeowners Program​

March 3: Gov. Evers Announces More than $212.9 Million in Awards for Neighborhood Investment Fund Program​  

February 24: Gov. Ever​s Announces More Than $20 Million Neighborhood Investment Fund Grant for Madison and Dane County

February 23: Gov. Evers Announces More Than $25 Million Neighborhood Investment Fund Grant for Milwaukee and Milwaukee County

February 23: Gov. Evers Announces $9 Million Neighborhood Investment Fund Grant for City of Beloit​

February 22: Vision 2030 Update: ​DOA Moves Ahead with ​​Sale of ​Underutilized ​​State Property in ​​Milwaukee to Bronzeville Center for the Arts​​​

February 21: Gov. Evers Signs Executive Order Creating Blue Ribbon Commission on Veteran Opportunity

February 18: Gov. Evers, Forest County Potawatomi Sign Compact Amendment Permitting Event Wagering

February 11: ICYMI: Gov. Evers Awards More Than $82 Million in Equitable Recovery Grants, Visits Awardees Working in Communities​

Fe​bruary 1: DOA, PSC Recognize National Energy Assistance Day​

January 6: ​Southwest Wisconsin Stops Highlight Community Investments

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2021 Press Releas​es

November 29: Applications Open for $75 Million in Grants Aimed to Support Diverse Businesses​

November 17: The Wisconsin Department of Administration Marks Career Development Week With Open Job Opportunities​

November 10: Gov. Evers Awards $15 Million in Grants to Local Tourism Organizations​

November 4: Wisconsin Supplier Diversity Program Celebrates Veterans Small Business Week​

October 29: Virginia Hart Special Recognition ​and Diversity Winners Announced​

October 26: Applications Open for $50 Million Healthcare Infrastructure Capital Investment Grant Program​

October 21: Wisconsin Awarded $1 Million Grant to Develop Plan for Electric Vehicle Adoption​​​

October 21: Governor Evers and Secretary Joel Brennan Visit Kewaunee County to Mark 'Imagine a Day Without Water' on October 21​

August 6: Eviction Prevention Efforts Continue Despite Partial Eviction Moratorium​

August 3: ICYMI: State Isn't Done Helping Families Avoid Eviction

July 29: DOA Secretary Brennan Presents $70.000 in Regional Coastal Grant Awards to Sheboygan Area Officials​

July 23:  Eviction Prevention Efforts Helping Wisconsinites Stay in Their Homes

July 8: ​Gov. Evers Signs One of the Largest Tax Cuts in Wisconsin State History, Announces More Than $100 million in New Funding for Public Schools

July 7:​ Gov. Evers Announces Wisconsin Emergency Rental Assistance Program Payment of Internet Bills 

July 1: Gov. Evers, Oneida Nation Chairman Hill Sign Compact Amendment Permitting Event Wagering

June 24: Gov. Evers Announces More Than $140 Million for Wisconsin’s Tourism and Entertainment Industries

​May 13: ​Wisconsin Launches Data Project to Help Community Advocates & Policy Experts Track and Respond to Evictions​

2020 Press Releases

September 24: Coastal Awareness Month.pdf

February 27: Final Electric Vehicle Charging Station Listening Sessions Scheduled

​February 24: Additional Electric Vehicle Charging Station Listening Sessions Scheduled

February 19: Electric Vehicle Charging Station Listening Session Scheduled​

​2019 Press Releases

​July 11: Housing Grant to Help Homeless Announced​

January 30: Secretary-designee Joel Brennan Responds to Foxconn Statement

January 28: DOA Land Information Program Wins State Surveying Award

January 17: DOA Secretary-designate Brennan Announces Executive Leadership Team

Archived Press Releases