Sup. Peggy A. West

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Supervisor West Opposes Efforts to Criminalize Immigrants
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Supervisor West Opposes Efforts to Criminalize Immigrants

"The kind of legislation that conservatives in Madison are pushing today is not at all about public safety, as they claim, and has everything to do with portraying immigrants as criminals."

Supervisor West Announces 2018 Budget Deliberations
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Supervisor West Announces 2018 Budget Deliberations

The centerpiece of Abele's budget is a $30 increase in the county wheel tax, to $60 per vehicle.

Hold Clarke Accountable for Deaths in his Jail
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Hold Clarke Accountable for Deaths in his Jail

"Enough is enough."

Sup. Romo West Introduces Resolution Requiring Notification of Attempts to Remove Homeless
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Sup. Romo West Introduces Resolution Requiring Notification of Attempts to Remove Homeless

Resolution Would Require Five-Day Notice of Removal; Referral of Homeless to Housing Division

Supervisor Peggy Romo West Invites Public to Blessing and Dedication of Harambee Kitchen
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Supervisor Peggy Romo West Invites Public to Blessing and Dedication of Harambee Kitchen

Archbishop Listecki, Bishop Jeff Barrow to Bless New Kitchen on Saturday at 3 p.m.

Supervisor Romo West Applauds County Executive’s Efforts to End “Chronic Homelessness”
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Supervisor Romo West Applauds County Executive’s Efforts to End “Chronic Homelessness”

But She Says Abele Has Done Little or Nothing to Help “Situational Homelessness”

Supervisor Romo West Extends Gratitude for Heroin and Opiate Town Hall
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Supervisor Romo West Extends Gratitude for Heroin and Opiate Town Hall

Meeting to be Held at 5:30 p.m. Today at Italian Conference Center

Milwaukee County Supervisor Peggy Romo West Announces “Sleepover Saturday” at Clarke Square Park on Saturday, Oct. 24
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Milwaukee County Supervisor Peggy Romo West Announces “Sleepover Saturday” at Clarke Square Park on Saturday, Oct. 24

Romo West Hopes to Raise Awareness of Homelessness for Those in Need

Supervisor Peggy Romo West Announces Dryhootch Memorial Day Coffee Drive
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Supervisor Peggy Romo West Announces Dryhootch Memorial Day Coffee Drive

Romo West Says May 23 Drive and Festivities Will Support Dryhootch’s Mission, Assist Returning Veterans.

Supervisors Romo West, Mayo to Hold Informational Public Meeting March 23
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Supervisors Romo West, Mayo to Hold Informational Public Meeting March 23

Chairwoman and Vice Chairman of County Board’s Health and Human Needs Committee to discuss how the proposed state budget will affect FamilyCare, IRIS and SeniorCare

Supervisor Peggy Romo West Urges Support for “Safe Ride” Program
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Supervisor Peggy Romo West Urges Support for “Safe Ride” Program

Says Program Saves Lives, Money in Milwaukee County

Milwaukee County Supervisor Peggy Romo West Announces “Sleepover Saturday” at Clarke Square Park on Nov. 8
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Milwaukee County Supervisor Peggy Romo West Announces “Sleepover Saturday” at Clarke Square Park on Nov. 8

Romo West Hopes to Raise Awareness of Homelessness, Collect Clothing for Those in Need

Recommendations for Milwaukee County Mental Health Board Announced
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Recommendations for Milwaukee County Mental Health Board Announced

Milwaukee County Health and Human Needs Committee Will Meet on Recommendations

Supervisor Peggy Romo West Applauds Common Council on Chavez Holiday
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Supervisor Peggy Romo West Applauds Common Council on Chavez Holiday

Seeks Co-Sponsors For Resolution Creating an Optional County Holiday on Chavez's Birthday

County Supervisor Peggy Romo West Hosts Premiere of “Cesar Chavez” Movie in Milwaukee
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County Supervisor Peggy Romo West Hosts Premiere of “Cesar Chavez” Movie in Milwaukee

Milwaukee County Supervisor Peggy Romo West will attend tonight's premiere of "Cesar Chavez: History is Made One Step at Time" at Southgate Cinema at 7:15 p.m., Friday, March 28, 2014.

Supervisor Peggy Romo West Critizes Mental Health Bill
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Supervisor Peggy Romo West Critizes Mental Health Bill

Says Reform Bill Under Consideration by Legislature Will Not Help Patient Care

Supervisor Peggy Romo West Says Milwaukee County Board Has Set a Path for Mental Health Redesign of Today
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Supervisor Peggy Romo West Says Milwaukee County Board Has Set a Path for Mental Health Redesign of Today

The Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors has set the course for the significant expansion of mental health programming into the community and the downsizing of the residential units at Milwaukee County's Mental Health Complex, Supervisor Peggy Romo West said today.

Milwaukee County Supervisor Peggy Romo West Applauds Board Vote on Eilers
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Milwaukee County Supervisor Peggy Romo West Applauds Board Vote on Eilers

Health and Human Needs Committee Chairwoman Demands Better Than the Status Quo at Behavioral Health Division

Supervisor Romo West Remembers Dayana Garcia, Asks for Help in Apprehending Murderer
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Supervisor Romo West Remembers Dayana Garcia, Asks for Help in Apprehending Murderer

Garcia was 24-years-old when her estranged husband, Jose Luis Discua Bados, murdered her on January 3rd, 2012 in the backyard of her family’s home on South 13th Street in Milwaukee.

Supervisor Romo West Thanks Aurora Walker’S Point for Stepping Up to Care for the Less Fortunate this Flu Season
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Supervisor Romo West Thanks Aurora Walker’S Point for Stepping Up to Care for the Less Fortunate this Flu Season

Milwaukee County Supervisor Peggy Romo West, District 12, has worked with Aurora Walker’s Point Community Clinic to provide 100 free flu shots on Monday, December 3 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the St. Vincent de Paul Meal Site, located at 931 W. Madison Street in Milwaukee.

Supervisor Romo West Announces Two Town Hall Meetings
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Supervisor Romo West Announces Two Town Hall Meetings

First meeting scheduled for Tuesday, October 23

Supervisor Romo West to Make Opening Remarks at 3rd Annual Project Homeless Connect Milwaukee County
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Supervisor Romo West to Make Opening Remarks at 3rd Annual Project Homeless Connect Milwaukee County

Milwaukee County Supervisor Peggy Romo West, District 12, Chair of the Milwaukee County Health and Human Needs Committee, will give opening remarks at the 3rd Annual Project Homeless Connect.

Supervisor Romo West Asks the Public to Help the Less Fortunate This Winter
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Supervisor Romo West Asks the Public to Help the Less Fortunate This Winter

Supervisor Romo West and city of Milwaukee Alderman Jose Perez join in appeal for help for community’s poor