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Damned By Faint Praise

The neighborhood is in flux with people frequently moving in and out. Most of these tired old houses are now rental units. We just got some new neighbors. 44 more words

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"Ending chronic homelessness:" Abele, Barrett to announce Tuesday how they'll do it

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele will unveil a new plan to end chronic homelessness in Milwaukee County with Mayor Tom Barrett at the site of the new Thurgood Marshall Apartments on Tuesday, June 9th. 700 more words

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find a way: an open letter to milwaukee and wisconsin on the milwaukee bucks arena

On Thursday, 4 June, Wisconsin governor Scott Walker held a presentation in Madison. Flanked by fellow politicians and Milwaukee leaders, Walker stated the case in partnering to get a deal done with the Milwaukee Bucks to… 714 more words

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They're eyesores, and can be problematic: City treasurer proposes new plan to deal with vacant homes

MILWAUKEE — Vacant properties are not only eyesores, they can also be a nuisance and cause problems for Milwaukee’s neighborhoods. Spencer Coggs, treasurer of the city of Milwaukee has proposed a plan to allow the city to obtain these properties more quickly — perhaps before they become a problem. 317 more words

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"This is not our gig:" County Board committee votes against funding, operating streetcars in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Milwaukee County officials say they don’t want to get into the streetcar business with the city of Milwaukee.

City officials haven’t selected an organization to operate its streetcar system, but they have mentioned the Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS) — which runs Milwaukee County buses as an option. 93 more words

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Spring is here, and it's time to clean up! Project Clean & Green runs through June 1st

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Winter is over, and it’s time to make Milwaukee beautiful again! The city of Milwaukee’s “Project Clean & Green” is in effect — running through June 1st. 309 more words

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Alderman comes up with plan to fund Milwaukee Bucks arena, and it involves sales tax

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Milwaukee Alderman Bob Bauman has come out with a plan to help fund a new Milwaukee Bucks arena in downtown Milwaukee — and it involves a sales tax. 1,401 more words

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