The current dispute seems to revolve around the issue of which official body will develop the plan to be financed — the previously existing Milwaukee Connector Study panel, or a new city-appointed committee. And the connector study has been paralyzed by continuing disagreements between city and county officials over how Barrett's downtown streetcar line will fit together with Walker's express bus route linking the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, downtown and the County Grounds in Wauwatosa, said Pete Beitzel, the [Connector] study panel chairman. Downtown [Alderman] Bob Bauman wants the new city committee — eight city officials and the managing director of the Milwaukee County Transit System — to take over streetcar planning. Walker, meanwhile, wants the county to move forward with the express bus line.
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