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Milwaukee County Board News

Transportation and Transit Committee Commends Launch of Comprehensive Countywide Reckless Driving Plan Project

Jan-26-2023

On Tuesday, January 24, the Transportation and Transit Committee heard a report outlining the timeline and scope of a project to develop a comprehensive countywide transportation safety plan to address reckless driving.

Content Type
  • Press Release
Supervisory District
  • District 08 - Steven Shea
  • District 09 - Patti Logsdon
  • District 13 - Priscilla E. Coggs-Jones
  • District 15 - Peter Burgelis

Supervisor Vincent Applauds Reestablished Milwaukee County Youth Commission

Jan-26-2023

Last night the Milwaukee County Youth Commission held its first meeting since being reestablished in 2022. The commission is comprised of high school students from each of the 18 supervisory districts as well as two co-chairs selected by the County Board Chairwoman and County Executive.

Content Type
  • Press Release
Supervisory District
  • District 11 - Kathleen Vincent

Supervisor Coggs-Jones Encourages Public Participation at Upcoming Listen & Learn Session

Jan-24-2023

On Wednesday, January 25, 2023, from 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM County Supervisor Priscilla E. Coggs-Jones will host her 2nd Listen & Learn Session at the Northcott Neighborhood House.

Content Type
  • Press Release
Supervisory District
  • District 13 - Priscilla E. Coggs-Jones

Supervisor Burgelis Commends Reopening of Station 28

Jan-23-2023

On Monday, January 23, the Milwaukee Fire Department hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the recommissioning of Engine Company 28. District 15 County Supervisor Peter Burgelis made the following statement.

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  • Press Release
Supervisory District
  • District 15 - Peter Burgelis

Milwaukee County ARPA Task Force Endorses Medical Debt Abolishment Proposal

Jan-19-2023

By a vote of 4 to 1, the Milwaukee County American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Task Force endorsed a resolution to allocate approximately $1.6 million in federal ARPA funding to RIP Medical Debt (RIP) in order to purchase and erase an estimated $153 million in medical debt.

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  • Press Release
Supervisory District
  • District 06 - Shawn Rolland

County Supervisors Commend Bruce Colburn on Long Career Fighting for Workers’ Rights

Jan-13-2023

Longtime labor leader Bruce Colburn is retiring after more than 50 years fighting for workers’ rights at the local, state, and national level. Members of the County Board released the following statement.

Content Type
  • Press Release
Supervisory District
  • District 01 - Liz Sumner
  • District 03 - Sheldon A. Wasserman
  • District 04 - Ryan Clancy
  • District 06 - Shawn Rolland
  • District 07 - Felesia A. Martin
  • District 08 - Steven Shea
  • District 10 - Marcelia Nicholson
  • District 11 - Kathleen Vincent
  • District 15 - Peter Burgelis
  • District 16 - Anthony Staskunas

Chairwoman Nicholson Named a 2023 Milwaukee Area Power Broker

Jan-12-2023

County Board Chairwoman Marcelia Nicholson has been named a “Milwaukee- area power broker” for 2023 by the Milwaukee Business Journal.

Content Type
  • Press Release
Supervisory District
  • District 10 - Marcelia Nicholson

Supervisor Martinez Rallies Committee on Parks and Culture to Delay WE Energies Permanent Easement

Jan-12-2023

On Thursday, January 12, the Committee on Parks and Culture unanimously laid over a resolution to grant a permanent easement to WE Energies for a gas line through parkland in the City of South Milwaukee.

Content Type
  • Press Release
Supervisory District
  • District 12 - Juan Miguel Martinez

Washington Park Bridge Replacement Project Moves Forward

Jan-11-2023

On Wednesday, January 4, 2023, a second public information meeting was held at the Washington Park Senior Center to review progress and the preferred design for the Washington Park bridge replacement project.

Content Type
  • Press Release
Supervisory District
  • District 15 - Peter Burgelis
Year
  • 2022

Chairwoman Nicholson Commends County Investment in Equitable Homeownership

Jan-09-2023

The County Board of Supervisors recently allocated $2.5 million to Acts Housing’s Homeownership Acquisition Fund. The fund will acquire 100 homes each year that would otherwise be purchased by investors, preserve them for homeownership, and assist buyers to purchase them.

Content Type
  • Press Release
Supervisory District
  • District 10 - Marcelia Nicholson
Year
  • 2022

JS Online: Frederick Law Olmsted Created Four Emerald Gems in Milwaukee. It's Up To Us To Protect Them.

Dec-20-2022

What do New York’s Central Park and Boston’s Emerald Necklace have in common? First of all, these great parks are the work of Frederick Law Olmsted, visionary social reformer and founder of American landscape architecture.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 15 - Peter Burgelis
Year
  • 2022

Recombobulation Area: Highway Widening Opposition Effort Hits a Roadblock at the Milwaukee County Board

Dec-17-2022

The debate over the controversial proposal to widen and reconstruct the 3.5-mile East-West corridor of I-94 seems to have reached a certain kind of endpoint this week.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 15 - Peter Burgelis
Year
  • 2022

Supervisor Logsdon Commends Adoption of Resolution Calling for Report on County Audit

Dec-16-2022

Yesterday, the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors adopted [10-6] a resolution to request a report on the audit of the 2012 agreement between Milwaukee County and the Rock Sports Complex/Ballpark Commons.

Content Type
  • Press Release
Supervisory District
  • District 09 - Patti Logsdon
Year
  • 2022

WUWM 89.7: Waukesha Gets OK on Short, but Critical Stretch of its Lake Michigan Pipeline

Dec-16-2022

The City of Waukesha could start breaking ground on a short, but critical stretch of water pipeline in just a matter of weeks, thanks to a Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors decision Thursday afternoon.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 03 - Sheldon A. Wasserman
  • District 04 - Ryan Clancy
Year
  • 2022

FOX 6: Mitchell Park Domes Repair, Demolition Estimates Ordered

Dec-16-2022

The Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors on Thursday ordered new estimates for what to do with the Mitchell Park Domes. For now, the decision whether to demolish, fix or renovate the Domes is on hold. The landmark's future is in limbo with months of research to come.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 03 - Sheldon A. Wasserman
  • District 17 - Steve F. Taylor
Year
  • 2022

Urban Milwaukee: Board Approves Studying Demolition, Other Options For The Domes

Dec-16-2022

For the first time in eight years, the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors has a new policy for the Mitchell Park Domes.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 03 - Sheldon A. Wasserman
  • District 04 - Ryan Clancy
  • District 06 - Shawn Rolland
  • District 12 - Juan Miguel Martinez
  • District 17 - Steve F. Taylor
Year
  • 2022

Milwaukee Business Journal: Milwaukee County Board Declines to Oppose Eight-Lane I-94 Rebuild on Close Vote

Dec-16-2022

The Milwaukee County Board on a narrow 8-9 vote decided not to officially oppose the eight-lane reconstruction plan proposed for Interstate 94 east-west.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 01 - Liz Sumner
  • District 15 - Peter Burgelis
Year
  • 2022

JS Online: Waukesha's Water Project Will Not Face Costly Delays Over a Milwaukee County Lease Agreement

Dec-15-2022

The city's new water system will flow through a rerouted pipeline in Milwaukee County, which on Thursday granted Waukesha an easement in exchange for $275,000 in lease payments spread over 100 years.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 03 - Sheldon A. Wasserman
Year
  • 2022

FOX 6: Milwaukee County Abortion Advisory Referendum OK'd For April Ballot

Dec-15-2022

Abortion will be on the ballot in April. Not only in who you pick to sit on the Wisconsin Supreme Court, where the balance of power is at stake in this upcoming election, but also in a referendum.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 03 - Sheldon A. Wasserman
  • District 04 - Ryan Clancy
  • District 07 - Felesia A. Martin
  • District 17 - Steve F. Taylor
  • District 18 - Deanna Alexander
Year
  • 2022

Urban Milwaukee: Abortion Referendum Will Be On Spring Ballots

Dec-15-2022

The Milwaukee County Board approved an advisory referendum Thursday that will ask voters their opinion on Wisconsin’s 1849 abortion ban.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 02 - Willie Johnson, Jr.
  • District 03 - Sheldon A. Wasserman
  • District 05 - Sequanna Taylor
  • District 07 - Felesia A. Martin
  • District 09 - Patti Logsdon
  • District 11 - Kathleen Vincent
  • District 12 - Juan Miguel Martinez
  • District 13 - Priscilla E. Coggs-Jones
  • District 15 - Peter Burgelis
  • District 18 - Deanna Alexander
Year
  • 2022

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