Results tagged with 'county grounds'
Published May 28, 2013
Out for a walk this weekend on the County Grounds, I came across the old Milwaukee County Asylum Cemetery. Considering how many folks were walking, jogging and biking past the little stand of trees with a mulch path, a couple benches and a historical marker, many of you have seen it, too.
Published Sept. 18, 2012
From the view I usually have of them, the four remaining Agricultural College buildings designed by Alexander Eschweiler and erected in 1911-12, are a mystery. They're perched above Swan Boulevard in a position that suggests respect. But they're also obscured from the road because they're peeking out from trees and overgrown tangles of weeds, lurking like escaped prisoners hiding from their fate.
Published Jan. 16, 2010
Is the County Grounds an appropriate spot for graduate school housing?
Published Dec. 11, 2009
It's been quite a week for environmental issues, the agencies that deal with them on our behalf and for we taxpayers in these here parts.
Published Dec. 6, 2009
The County Board will debate the County Grounds' future on Monday. If you didn't know about it, don't worry, not many did.
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