BCPL http://wxpr.org en BCPL Funds Northwoods Schools http://wxpr.org/post/bcpl-funds-northwoods-schools <p>Several area school districts are getting money from a state trust fund dating back to Wisconsin's statehood.</p><p>The Board of Commissioners of Public Lands has announced that Common School Fund earnings of more than $30 million were distributed to state K-12 public schools to support libraries. The fund was established from state sales and management and doesn't involve tax money.</p><p>Executive Secretary Tia Nelson says the interest money earned from the trust fund goes to schools like Rhinelander's...</p><p></p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 22:09:27 +0000 Ken Krall 16784 at http://wxpr.org BCPL Funds Northwoods Schools Rhinelander Gets BCPL Loans http://wxpr.org/post/rhinelander-gets-bcpl-loans <p>The Board of Commissioners of Public Lands have approved two State Trust Fund Loans for nearly three-quarters of a million dollars for Rhinelander.</p><p>Board Executive Secretary Tia Nelson outlines the loans...</p><p><i><u> </u></i></p><blockquote><p><i><u>"...the board approved $4.7 million dollars in lending to communities across the state. Two of those loans were for the city of Rhinlander. One is to purchase a new fire engine while the other is to do mitigation for the site prep for the ABX facility...."</u></i></p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 21:59:39 +0000 Ken Krall 10455 at http://wxpr.org Rhinelander Gets BCPL Loans Rhinelander Awarded $2 Million For Redevelopment http://wxpr.org/post/rhinelander-awarded-2-million-redevelopment <P>The Board of Commissioners of Public Lands has approved more than $2 million in state trust fund loans for 7 city projects.</P> <P>Three of the news loans refinance existing debt, while four involve tax incremental districts, including the downtown upgrade project.</P> <P>Board Executive Director Tia Nelson says this array of loans help fund local economic development...</P> <BLOCKQUOTE> <P><I><U>".....we'll fund an expansion at ABX Manufacturing and at Spee-Dee Delivery...this is exciting from our perspective because this is an expansion of existing investments that the Trust Fund Lo Wed, 19 Jun 2013 20:15:44 +0000 Ken Krall 3909 at http://wxpr.org Rhinelander Awarded $2 Million For Redevelopment