Results tagged with 'Parks'
Published Dec. 30, 2014
Long-neglected Calvin Moody Park, located at 2200 W. Burleigh St. in the Amani neighborhood, is finally getting a makeover. As reported by Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, the $2 million project, which includes a 3,000-square-foot community center, walking paths, lit basketball courts and a splash pad, broke ground in August and is expected to be completed next fall.
Published Nov. 4, 2014
Days before the proposed sale of O'Donnell Park by Milwaukee County to Northwestern Mutual is considered by the complete Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors, an ad hoc group of concerned Milwaukee County citizens have written a statement urging the supervisors to oppose the park's sale.
Published Oct. 27, 2014
In a 4-2 vote this morning, the Milwaukee County Economic Development Committee voted to recommend Northwestern Mutual's proposal to purchase O'Donnell Park from Milwaukee County for $14 million.
Published Oct. 13, 2014
A fall cleanup, planting a rain garden, and a tour of Pulaski Park are featured activities during Pulaski Park Cleanup, a day of community revitalization, Saturday, Oct, 18, from 9 a.m. to noon. Event organizers invite people of all ages and abilities to participate. Gloves and other cleanup supplies will be provided. Pulaski Park is located at 2677 S. 16th St.
Published Aug. 28, 2014
Late Wednesday afternoon, representatives from MillerCoors, Milwaukee County Parks, UWM's School of Freshwater Sciences and Milwaukee County held a press conference, announcing new initiatives, and namely a new $500,000 contribution from MillerCoors, to clean up South Shore Park.
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