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Milwaukee County Board News

Elected Leaders to Host Educational Event on Marijuana Laws

May-17-2021

Local elected leaders will participate in Legalize MKE, a virtual educational event to inform residents of current marijuana laws at the municipal, county, and state levels on Tuesday, May 18 at 6:30 p.m.

Content Type
  • Press Release
Supervisory District
  • District 12
Year
  • 2021

Urban Milwaukee: Wilson Park ‘Car Garden’ Approved

May-12-2021

Milwaukee County Parks has reached an agreement with a south-side community organization to build out a “Classic Car Garden” on a little piece of currently unused land in Wilson Park.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 01
  • District 14
Year
  • 2021

FOX 6: Lifeguards Wanted For Milwaukee County Beaches, Pools

May-12-2021

With COVID restriction easing more and more, many people are hoping to hit the pools and beaches in Milwaukee County this summer. But a staffing shortage may prevent that from happening, county officials say.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 12
Year
  • 2021

JS Online: Milwaukee County Lifeguard Shortage Puts Some Pool And Beach Openings At Risk

May-11-2021

Milwaukee County Parks is seeking around 300 strong swimmers for lifeguard positions, and if they don't find them, some pools and beaches won't open this summer.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 03
  • District 08
Year
  • 2021

Urban Milwaukee: Committee Okays Three Acre Solar Farm

May-11-2021

The solar farm planned for installation at Milwaukee County-owned Oakwood Park Golf Course received its first approval Monday from the county board’s Parks, Energy and Environment Committee.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 08
Year
  • 2021

JS Online: The Verdict Is... Delicious, Says The Milwaukee Judge Who Is Also A Dining Influencer

May-11-2021

In his courtroom, Judge Derek Mosley maintains impartiality. But after he bangs the gavel and says “court adjourned,” Mosley freely shares opinions on his favorite subject: food.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 02
Year
  • 2021

Supervisor Haas Applauds Highway 41 Historic Garden Moving Forward

May-11-2021

The County Board’s Parks Committee today unanimously recommended a development and maintenance agreement between the Parks Department and South 27th Street Business District Association to create the Highway 41 Historic Garden in Wilson Park.

Content Type
  • Press Release
Supervisory District
  • District 14
Year
  • 2021

Milwaukee Magazine: Why Is McKinley Beach So Deadly?

May-10-2021

It was Wisconsin’s most dangerous Lake Michigan beach in 2020, churned by a deadly mix of design shortcomings, racial disparities and the inland sea’s mercurial fury.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 03
Year
  • 2021

Chairwoman Marcelia Nicholson Reflects on First Year Leading Board of Supervisors

May-10-2021

In a statement reflecting on her first year leading the Board of Supervisors, Chairwoman Marcelia Nicholson thanked her colleagues for their support and collaboration, reflected on a year of firsts, and looked toward the future.

Content Type
  • Press Release
Supervisory District
  • District 05
Year
  • 2021

Wisconsin Examiner: Voces Protests Removal Of Immigrant-Centered Policies From State Budget By Republicans

May-07-2021

The Wisconsin State Capitol was closed to the public for more than a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It only took four days after reopening for Republicans in the Legislature to draw a large group of protesters to the hallway outside the Joint Finance Committee meeting (JFC).

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 04
  • District 12
Year
  • 2021

Supervisor Taylor to Be Recognized for Community Service at Georgia Fashion Show

May-07-2021

Supervisor Sequanna Taylor will be recognized this Saturday at the 5th Annual I am Still My Sister’s Keeper Fashion Show near Atlanta, Georgia. Supervisor Taylor was chosen for this recognition along with other women leaders across the world for her continued community service and work with youth.

Content Type
  • Press Release
Supervisory District
  • District 02
Year
  • 2021

Supervisor Sumner Calls for Keeping Great Lakes Erosion Control Loan Program in State Budget

May-07-2021

The Intergovernmental Relations Committee unanimously recommended a resolution from Supervisor Liz Sumner yesterday calling on the Wisconsin Legislature to include the Great Lakes Erosion Control loan program in its adopted 2021-2023 biennial budget.

Content Type
  • Press Release
Supervisory District
  • District 01
Year
  • 2021

TMJ4: Milwaukee County Faces Major Lifeguard Shortage For Upcoming Season

May-06-2021

Milwaukee County officials are calling on the community for help after recent numbers show the number of lifeguards the county will have for the upcoming summer season is not where they should be.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 03
Year
  • 2021

Urban Milwaukee: Parks Face Huge Lifeguard Shortage

May-04-2021

Milwaukee County is facing a severe lifeguard shortage for summer 2021. Milwaukee, like the rest of the country, has experienced declining numbers of lifeguards in recent years.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 03
Year
  • 2021

TMJ4: Health Officials And Elected Officials Turn More Attention Towards Fighting Vaccine Hesitancy

May-03-2021

The U.S. has passed a new milestone with more than 200 million citizens vaccinated. But now, the Biden administration and health officials nationwide are refocusing their attention on vaccine hesitancy.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 05
Year
  • 2021

Chairwoman Nicholson Announces Updated Committee Assignments, Leadership Roles

May-03-2021

With Supervisor Priscilla Coggs-Jones recently sworn-in to represent the County’s 10th Supervisory District, Chairwoman Marcelia Nicholson has announced updated County Board committee assignments.

Content Type
  • Press Release
Supervisory District
  • District 05
Year
  • 2021

Bay View Compass: Keeping Our Public Spaces Public

May-01-2021

I’m a big fan of South Shore Park. We frequently bring our kids there to the playground. We love the farmers market. My wife Becky and I were even married in the park.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 04
Year
  • 2021

Bay View Compass: Anticipated County Budget Surplus

May-01-2021

I offer some good news about Milwaukee County’s fiscal health. As of this writing, the Milwaukee County budget office is forecasting a budget surplus of $27 million for the year 2020. It is worth examining how we got here and what this means for the future of Milwaukee County finances.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 14
Year
  • 2021

Supervisor Taylor to Introduce Resolution Funding Dontre Hamilton Memorial Bench

Apr-30-2021

Seven years ago today, a Milwaukee Police Department officer shot and killed Dontre Hamilton, who had been sleeping on a bench in Red Arrow Park. The tragedy affected the entire Milwaukee community.

Content Type
  • Press Release
Supervisory District
  • District 02
Year
  • 2021

WISN: Dontre Hamilton's Family Honors Memory On Anniversary Of His Death

Apr-30-2021

On April 30, 2014, Officer Christopher Manney confronted Hamilton for sleeping in Red Arrow Park. Manney shot and killed Hamilton during a scuffle. Every year on the anniversary of Hamilton's death, his friends and family honor his memory by holding a vigil in Red Arrow Park.

Content Type
  • In the News
Supervisory District
  • District 02
Year
  • 2021

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