Meet the board president of Brown Deer, Wisconsin’s slowing population growth

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First, we talk about the pressing issues in Brown Deer with the village’s leader. Then, we speak with a researcher about what Wisconsin’s slowing population growth means for the state’s economy.

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Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Joe Tarr Producer
  • Clara Neupert Producer
  • Maria Lopez Technical Director
  • Wanda Montgomery Guest
  • Dale Knapp Guest

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