Results tagged with 'Parks'
Published Aug. 24, 2015
Years ago, at the old Moody Park, 2200 W. Burleigh St., there was nothing to do but play basketball on a few broken-down hoops, said Lawrence Pollard, 13, who lives nearby. Pollard, his aunt and a few cousins from the neighborhood were on hand, along with hundreds of others, for the grand opening of the revamped and much-improved park, according to a report from Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service.
Published Aug. 19, 2015
County Executive Chris Abele will join Amani neighborhood residents and community partners on Thursday, Aug. 20 to celebrate the grand re-opening of Calvin Moody Park, 2200 W. Burleigh St.
Published Aug. 17, 2015
Is this old school piece of playground equipment dangerous or fun or both?
Published Aug. 7, 2015
Recently, OnMilwaukee.com took a tour of the Boerner Botanical Gardens with garden director, Shirley Dommer Walczak. We took in thousands of lilies in bloom, walked across a bog, snapped photos in front of a waterfall, checked out the collection of local public art and rolled down a hill. We might still have vertigo from the hill rolling.
Published July 31, 2015
On Friday morning at 9 a.m., Mayor Tom Barrett and several others will unveil Sunshine Park, a new pocket park located at 14th and North. The park serves as the first of more than 20 vacant lots in the city being turned into urban orchards and pocket parks.
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