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Supervisor Sequanna Taylor and Dream Team United to Host Free Thanksgiving Community Event

Nov-24-2020

County Supervisor Sequanna Taylor and Dream Team United will come together to host an outdoor community Thanksgiving feast on Thursday, November 26. The event will run from noon to 3 p.m. at a vacant lot on the corner of 35th and Center streets.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Chairwoman Marcelia Nicholson Selected to Join TEMPO Milwaukee’s Emerging Women Leaders

Nov-24-2020

TEMPO Milwaukee recently announced that they have included County Board Chairwoman Marcelia Nicholson in their Emerging Women Leaders group, a network of “rising stars and high achievers” whom TEMPO has recognized for their outsize influence as community-minded changemakers.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Chairwoman Nicholson Named a 2020 Power Broker

Nov-20-2020

The Milwaukee Business Journal has included County Board Chairwoman Marcelia Nicholson in its annual “Power Brokers” list for 2020. It is the first time Chairwoman Nicholson has received this distinction.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Service Risk and Re-Opening Requirements Administrative Order 20-13v6 (Effective 11/17/2020)

Nov-17-2020

This Administrative Order establishes the Gating Criteria and county-specific data the County will use to inform a phased re-opening, Minimum Requirements for Phase 1 re-opening planning, and a Re-Opening Steering Committee (ROSC) to guide a re-opening process that meets the distinct needs of our services. This order is subject to change as public health guidance evolves.

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Department
  • County Executive
Year
  • 2020

Supervisors Clancy and Czarnezki Call for Investment in Youth at Vel R. Phillips Youth and Family Justice Center

Nov-12-2020

County Supervisors Ryan Clancy and Joe Czarnezki are requesting that potential surplus tax levy funds be used to renovate the Detention Center kitchen at the Vel R. Phillips Youth and Family Justice Center.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Supervisor Patti Logsdon Opposes Tax Levy Increase

Nov-12-2020

At Monday’s annual Milwaukee County Budget Adoption meeting, Supervisor Patti Logsdon voted against adopting the finalized 2021 budget. In an effort to balance the county’s budget, the property tax levy was increased by $2.9 million from the 2020 levy.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Milwaukee County Executive David Crowley Statement in Observance of Veterans Day

Nov-11-2020

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Department
  • County Executive
Year
  • 2020

Board of Supervisors Adopts 2021 Milwaukee County Budget

Nov-10-2020

The Board of Supervisors adopted (14-4) the 2021 County budget Monday after approving several amendments that make additional investments in racial equity efforts, county parks, improved service delivery that will help improve the health of Milwaukee County residents.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Milwaukee County Boards Come Together to Prioritize Access to Behavioral Health Services for Residents

Nov-10-2020

The Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors and Mental Health Board are coming together to prioritize access to behavioral health services, as the community continues to deal with the ongoing stress of the pandemic and the upcoming holiday season.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Milwaukee County Executive David Crowley Statement on Passage of 2021 County Budget

Nov-09-2020

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Department
  • County Executive
Year
  • 2020

Board of Supervisors Heeds Taylor’s Call to Allow Youth and Families to Access $1 Million in Programming

Nov-09-2020

The Board of Supervisors adopted a budget amendment from Supervisor Sequanna Taylor Monday that calls for $1 million programming, previously earmarked exclusively for youth justice system-involved youth, to be available to youth who are transitioning out of Lincoln Hills and Cooper Lake, as well as their family members.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Supervisor Supreme Moore Omokunde to Resign County Board Seat December 18

Nov-09-2020

County Supervisor Supreme Moore Omokunde plans to resign his seat representing the 10th District on the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors on the morning of Friday, December 18.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Chairwoman Marcelia Nicholson’s Omnibus Amendment to Enhance Racial Equity Efforts and Invest in Communities Adopted by Board

Nov-09-2020

The Board of Supervisors approved (17-1, Weishan) an amendment to the 2021 budget from Chairwoman Marcelia Nicholson that makes additional investments in racial equity efforts and in improving the health of Milwaukee County residents from all walks of life.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Clancy Calls for Shifting a Total of Nearly $12 Million from Law Enforcement to Human Needs

Nov-09-2020

Supervisor Ryan Clancy has proposed shifting a total of nearly $12 million in funding from the Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) to support Milwaukee County programs and services that meet the human needs of county residents.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Finance Committee Chair Haas Praises Supervisors for Amendments that Improve Service Delivery and Honor Milwaukee County’s Mission

Nov-09-2020

In a statement released Monday, Supervisor Jason Hass, who serves as the Chair of the budget-setting Finance Committee, expressed appreciation to his colleagues for submitting budget amendments that invest in essential public services or otherwise help Milwaukee County leaders and employees implement the County’s mission while delivering a balanced budget, as required by law.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Milwaukee County Declares ‘Right to Shelter’ for County Residents

Nov-08-2020

The Board of Supervisors unanimously (18-0) passed a resolution from Supervisor Ryan Clancy on November 5 declaring a “Right to Shelter” for any Milwaukee County resident.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Statement on Presidential Election Outcome from Milwaukee County Executive David Crowley

Nov-07-2020

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Department
  • County Executive
Year
  • 2020

Milwaukee County Board Approves $700,000 for Arts Organizations Impacted by COVID-19

Nov-06-2020

At its Thursday, November 5 meeting, the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors authorized $700,000 for a program providing financial assistance to arts and cultural organizations adversely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Milwaukee County Executive David Crowley Statement on Successful Elections

Nov-05-2020

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Department
  • County Executive
Year
  • 2020

Supervisor Martin Supports County Executive Crowley’s Health Screening Administrative Order

Oct-30-2020

County Supervisor Felesia Martin expressed her appreciation for County Executive David Crowley’s efforts to put the health of County employees and residents first with a forthcoming administrative order requiring health screenings.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Finance Committee Unanimously Approves Chairwoman Nicholson’s Amendment to Enhance Investments in Equity

Oct-30-2020

The County Board’s Finance Committee unanimously approved a budget amendment Thursday from Chairwoman Marcelia Nicholson that would make additional investments in equity for communities across Milwaukee County.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Supervisor Clancy Calls for Investing in Human Needs, Shifting Resources from Wasteful Spending

Oct-29-2020

Supervisor Ryan Clancy is proposing a series of amendments to the 2021 County budget that would invest more than $2.6 million in County services and infrastructure to help meet the increasingly pressing needs of Milwaukee County residents. Clancy will present his amendments to the Board’s Finance Committee at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 29.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Supervisor Ryan Clancy to Release Amendments Detailing Cuts to Sheriff’s Budget, Shifting of Resources to Invest in Human Needs

Oct-28-2020

Supervisor Ryan Clancy will announce more than $2.6 million in proposed investments in County services - to be funded by cuts to the 2021 Milwaukee County Sheriff’s budget - at an outdoor press conference on Wednesday, October 28, at 12:00 noon.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Supervisor Taylor Calls for ‘Purple Alert’ to Quickly Locate Victims of Domestic Violence

Oct-28-2020

Supervisor Sequanna Taylor is calling on the State of Wisconsin to create a “Purple Alert” to expedite the process of filing a missing person report for victims of domestic violence and enlist the public in locating individuals who may be missing, injured, or vulnerable.

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Department
  • Board of Supervisors
Year
  • 2020

Milwaukee County Executive David Crowley Appoints Chantell Jewell as House of Correction Superinten

Oct-26-2020

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Department
  • County Executive
Year
  • 2020

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