This chart covers all of Dodge County, Wisconsin’s sales tax remittance from the start in 1994 to 2016. The line chart covers the total remittance each month and the block chart covers most major debt services and capital projects.
In February 2017, this piece won first place for Digital Project and second place for Reporting on Local Government in the Wisconsin Newspaper Association annual Better Newspaper Contest.
This map covers most streets in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin and their PASER pavement rating as of 2016. This also includes an interactive chart giving readers a more incompassing look at the overall health of city streets.
This is an interactive chart that depicts Beaver Dam Lake levels from 2008 to the end of 2016. This was used in a story about rising lake levels in the spring 2017.
This map places a 1,500 foot radius around a majority of churches, public parks, youth centers, schools and day care centers in Dodge County, Wisconsin to show where dangerous sex offenders can’t live. This map was made as an interactive companion piece to a series on 980 sex offender placement in Dodge County.
The second piece in a three-part series that examines the barriers preventing Beaver Dam, Wisconsin’s downtown revitalization efforts from progressing. The series focusing on numerous vacant properties in the downtown area. The data used involves assessed property values, property square footage and local vs. out-of-town business ownership.
In February 2016, this series won first place for Digital Project – Limited Duration or Single Story and it received an honorable mention in the Enterprise/Interpretive Reporting in the Wisconsin Newspaper Association annual Better Newspaper Contest.
These two charts examine more than 10 years of complaints from businesses holding a liquor license in Mayville, Wisconsin. One chart visualizes the various complaints from each establishment while the other displays the total amount of complaints.
This visualization covers the most dangerous intersections in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin from 2005-2015.
Every week, I created an interactive map that compiles all of the Beaver Dam, Wisconsin police reports over the previous week using Google Maps.
Here are some of my most recent police report maps.