Results tagged with 'common council'
Published Oct. 9, 2016
Community organizations sent a clear, unified message to the Common Council at a recent Public Safety Committee hearing, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports: More police will not be sufficient to reduce violence and crime in the city.
Published May 25, 2016
A Common Council ordinance has been drafted that would significantly reinforce the city's ability to put unemployed or underemployed people to work, while also better ensuring economic opportunities for small and locally-owned businesses.
Published May 3, 2016
Common Council President Ashanti Hamilton will host a news conference Wednesday morning May 4 at 10 a.m. to launch his new effort to eliminate severely blighted properties in Milwaukee's central city.
Published April 19, 2016
In a vote this morning at City Hall, the Milwaukee Common Council has unanimously voted for Ald. Ashanti Hamilton to serve as the Common Council President for its 2016-20 term.
Published April 18, 2016
A diverse group of newly-elected and newly re-elected members of the Milwaukee Common Council today voiced their support for Alderman Ashanti Hamilton to serve as the next Common Council President.
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All 15 Milwaukee aldermen are seeking re-election this Spring. Since incumbents have major advantages in name-recognition, fund-raising and endorsements, they almost always win. But here are four aldermanic districts in which incumbents face serious chalenges:8th:&nb...
I have been paying close attention to Milwaukee's Common Council and the legislation at stake each month through committee meetings and the regular Council sessions. Recently, a local group called Common Ground has been attending Common Council meetings. They are, (according to an event post abou...
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