2007 Door County Legislative Days Topics

  1. Expressing sincerest thanks to the Legislature, state agencies, and the Governor’s Office for their collaboration in recent years that has led to several major accomplishments in Door County such as the new Sturgeon Bay bridge, support for the Sturgeon Bay shipbuilding cluster, the expansion of Highway 57, and other projects.
    • Urging Legislative support of specific items in the 2007 Biennial Budget:
    • Exempt funding for county-wide ambulance services from state imposed levy limits;
    • Support reauthorization of the State Stewardship Fund;
    • Support proposed funding for Invasive Species Protection.
  2. Requesting state support of local efforts to protect beach water quality and our unique ecosystems.
  3. Creation of a statewide program for mandatory registration of underground propane gas lines.
  4. Supporting efforts to reform the state’s school funding formulas.
  5. Seeking Legislative action to address rising health care costs.