Promise Kept rulings on the Abele-O-Meter
"Will convene leaders from public and private companies to identify a long-term plan to tackle the County’s long-term debt program."
Over the next year will "work with key stakeholders to finally develop a plan to invest $36.6 million in federal transit funds designated for Milwaukee County that have for too long sat idle as a result of partisan bickering."
"Establish an official framework to guide consolidation of services and functions between County, State and local governments."
Will "introduce a no-tax increase County budget."
Will "remove roadblocks to development in land parcels like the Park East, and he will sell at competitive terms unused and underused land and building assets to companies and entrepreneurs who want to start or expand business ventures."
"As County Executive, I’ll freeze the executive office budget and cut perks like cars and cell phones."
Abele said that, if elected, he would move the county’s economic development office into the same building as Milwaukee’s Department of City Development.