Final Descent

Charting passenger levels at General Mitchell Airport.

Daily passenger levels at General Mitchell Airport (vertical axis) now resemble those from the early 2000s.

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‘Final Descent’ appears in the January 2016 issue of Milwaukee Magazine.

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Matt has written for Milwaukee Magazine since 2006, when he was a lowly intern. Since then, he’s held the posts of assistant news editor and, most recently, senior editor. He’s lived in South Carolina, Tennessee, Connecticut, Iowa, and Indiana but mostly in Wisconsin. He wants to do more fishing but has a hard time finding worms. For the magazine, Matt has written about city government, schools, religion, coffee roasters and Congress.