WPPA & Operating Engineers Join Forces to Launch ‘Safer Communities’ Radio & Billboard Campaign

March 1, 2016

(Madison, Wis.) – A dramatic majority of Wisconsin residents of all ages, ethnicity and community size say they value safe communities, a recent statewide poll found. In fact, 78 percent made it their top priority over improving education, protecting the environment and improving the local economy. The poll was commissioned by the Wisconsin Professional Police Association and the Operating Engineers of Wisconsin.

The organizations are unveiling today a statewide advertising campaign and public outreach effort to demonstrate their commitment to Wisconsin residents and safe communities.

“We build safer communities,” said Terry McGowan, business manager of the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 139, “and police protect them. We … Continue reading