Community Development Alternatives
has been involved in both securing and implementing public
facilities projects for a number of Southwest Wisconsin
communities. By coupling municipal grants with low-interest
financing, CDA enables communities to increase utility
efficiency for the municipality and reduce utility rates for its
Moreover, public facility improvements pave the way for economic
development by improving the capacity and curb appeal for
Most importantly, public facility
improvements restore a sense of well-being and quality of life
to communities ravaged by natural disaster or overwhelmed by
Very often the residents of
communities we assist are either elderly or low income, unable
to withstand the financial burden of disaster events or
significant increases in utility rates.
convergence of natural disaster events and a low-income
population creates an untenable dilemma for Village officials as
they grapple with antiquated utilities.
CDA’s experienced staff considers all of these factors – from public need to financial capacity – in determining the best way to accomplish public facility projects. And in the process, restores a community’s sense of confidence.