Results tagged with 'Domes'
Published Nov. 23, 2016
2016 has been an intense year for seemingly everyone and everything, including the Milwaukee County Parks. There was upheaval and controversy, but also numerous positive parks moments. According to County Executive Chris Abele, there are more to come.
Published Oct. 26, 2016
Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele today announced that work has been completed in the Desert Dome at the Mitchell Park Conservatory, and that the third and final Dome will reopen to the public this Saturday, Oct. 29 - about a week ahead of schedule.
Published Oct. 5, 2016
The National Trust for Historic Preservation has named the Domes to its 2016 list of America's 11 most endangered historic places. The list spotlights important examples of the nation's architectural and cultural heritage that are at risk of destruction or damage.
Published Sept. 30, 2016
The Mitchell Park Domes Task Force will meet for the first time on Oct. 12, where they expect to make recommendations on the future of the horticultural conservatory within a year, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.
Published Sept. 26, 2016
Work to install mesh safety netting at the Tropical Dome, a short-term fix to ensure the safety of the public and Domes employees as the County explores a long-term solution to the challenges at the Domes, was completed on Sept. 23.
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As the weather gets cold and festivals are long gone, one of Milwaukee's most unusual structures comes alive on Thursday nights through winter. I love all things plants and to see the domes at night is a great change of pace. The Floral Show Dome features a band and the inside walls o...
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