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Urban Spelunking: Milwaukee Fire Dept.'s Engine Co. 1

Published Feb. 27, 2015

You'll be unsurprised to hear that visiting interesting Milwaukee buildings of all kinds leads to meeting all kinds of similarly interesting Milwaukeeans. But, when I visited Milwaukee Fire Dept.'s Engine 01, 784 N. Broadway, recently, the folks I met there were at least as interesting than the building itself.

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Welcome to the Hotel Auditorium

Published Feb. 25, 2015

It always surprises me how many hotels there once were in Downtown Milwaukee. Here's a little look at one of them.

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Threatened buildings define Third Ward's DNA

Published Feb. 19, 2015

General Capital Group and Joseph Property Development bought three properties from Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design in September and unveiled plans to raze the structures to build a mixed-use development with retail, apartments and a commons space for MIAD students to replace one of the buildings, which had served as the school's student union. Two of the three are threatened with destruction.

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Urban Spelunking: The recently surplussed Wisconsin Avenue School

Published Feb. 17, 2015

With its variegated brick, squared approach and collegiate gothic flourishes, Wisconsin Avenue School, on the corner of 27th and Wisconsin, is what many of us conjure when we think of a school. Closed in 2007, the building has now been declared surplus by MPS and now moves to the Department of City Development for potential sale. We went inside and took a look around.

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