Juneau park paddleboats

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Juneau Park Paddleboat owners trying to sell business

Published May 23, 2013

The hard-won contract extension for locally owned Juneau Park Paddleboats has been reversed, and an out-of-state company will take its place in Veterans Park. Why? Apparently, despite public support, the owners were trying to sell their business to the competition.

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An appeal for Juneau Park Paddleboats

Published April 12, 2013

Juneau Park Paddleboats today informed OnMilwaukee.com of new developments in their pursuit of an appeal to save their business.

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Longtime Veterans Park paddleboat vendor loses contract

Published April 3, 2013

Tim and Val Ritter report that, after 16 years, they have lost their contract with the Milwaukee Parks Department. They have to dismantle their shed and remove all equipment by April 18. Juneau Park Paddleboats will be replaced at the lagoon by California-based Wheel Fun Rentals, a franchise which operates close to 100 locations around the country.