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4 Donation Boxes at Airport to Help Homeless

Travelers using General Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee can use their spare change to fight homelessness, thanks to four new donation boxes, Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele announced Tuesday, July 10.


MCTS Next: A Redesign of Milwaukee County's Transit System in the Works

In the next few years, riders can expect big changes to the county's bus system. The Milwaukee County Transit System is conducting the first comprehensive evaluation of its services in at least 40 years.


Milwaukee Regional Medical Center Agrees to Purchase County Land

Milwaukee County and four of the Milwaukee Regional Medical Center member organizations have reached initial agreements for the members to purchase the county land they lease on the Wauwatosa campus.


Partnership Gives Local Artists Chance to Show off Work at Bus Shelters

Milwaukee already has world-class sculptures lining Wisconsin Avenue. Now, local bus shelters are turning into works of art. A painting by artist CK Ledesma is on display at a shelter at Humboldt and North avenues. The partnership between Milwaukee County Transit System and a group called Bus Art MKE gives local artists a chance to show off their work.


China Lights Return to Boerner Botanical Gardens in 2018

If you didn't get a chance to go last year, fear not. The popular Chinese Lantern Festival is coming back to Milwaukee in the fall. Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele announced that the Milwaukee County Parks and Festival Pro LLC have agreed to bring back the China Lights.


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Recent Press Releases

Milwaukee County Announces Major Reforms in the Register of Deeds Office


Milwaukee County Register of Deeds office expects annual cost savings of $150,000.


Milwaukee County Celebrates Snowplow Driver Appreciation Day


Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele and the Milwaukee County Department of Transportation (MCDOT) today celebrate Snowplow Driver Appreciation Day. Every winter season, Milwaukee County snowplow drivers maintain more than 2,300 miles of state highways, interstates and county trunk roads.


Milwaukee County Launches Survey to Assess Community Development Needs


Milwaukee County Launches Survey to Assess Community Development Needs



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