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Public input sought on parks topics

Published Feb. 5, 2015

Parks Director John Dargle, Jr. invites the public to share opinions on Parks topics--from beer gardens to volunteering -- in a series of public input sessions the last week of February.


Second traveling beer garden tour added for 2015

Published Jan. 27, 2015

After the success of last year's traveling beer garden - selling more than 35,000 beers, nearly 6,000 sodas and 2,300 root beer floats, in the process raising almost $250,000 toward improving Milwaukee County's parks - County Executive Chris Abele announced today that a second traveling beer garden tour will be added for the upcoming summer season.


Rebuilt Moody Park to help reshape future of Amani neighborhood

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.


Concerned citizens issue statement opposing the sale of O'Donnell Park

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.

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