MADISON — The Wisconsin
state Capitol rotunda will be closed for a month starting on
Monday so repairs to the interior dome can be completed.
The state Department of
Administration notified Capitol occupants on Wednesday about
the limited access.
The ground and first floors
of the Capitol rotunda will be closed from Monday until Nov.
Those two floors in the
rotunda are popular gathering places for school concerts,
news conferences, Red Cross blood drives and other events.
Protesters have been holding nearly daily sing-a-longs there
Repairs between the interior
and exterior Capitol dome are scheduled to continue until
the middle of January 2016.