Results tagged with 'city hall'
Published Jan. 8, 2014
If you think getting things done in city government is challenge these days, then I suggest you read Milwaukee historian Dennis Pajot's most recent book. His engrossing "Building Milwaukee City Hall" isn't subtitled, "The Political, Legal and Construction Battles" for nothing.
Published Dec. 4, 2013
A dozen finalists were named for a public art initiative that will take place on West Wisconsin Avenue next summer and fall.
Published Oct. 30, 2013
Bobby Tanzilo admits he's on an arcane search for the minutiae of Milwaukee history. But he's amazed at how many people are interested in going along for the hyperlocal ride. This week, he found the Brady Street cow pasture and the Original Marsh Lands on a map of Milwaukee in the 1870s.
Published Sept. 11, 2013
The new sculpture created with the iconic MECCA basketball floor will be revealed to the general public on Saturday, Sept. 21 in the City Hall rotunda during Historic Milwaukee's Doors Open Milwaukee event.
Published Aug. 7, 2013
"You know what? It's been 222 years since there were 13 states in the Union. Isn't it time we got rid of those outdated stripes on the American flag?" ... said no one. Ever. Critics of our regal city flag say that it's "ugly" and "outdated." Dustin Weis says, "exactly."
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