Newaukeean of the Week

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    Jabril Faraj

    Jabril Faraj

    "If we continue to leave a large portion of our city behind, we will never be able to realize Milwaukee’s full potential."

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    Carlton Reeves

    Carlton Reeves

    "When I look at the potential of Milwaukee, I would like to see the collective spirit of disruption and social responsibility take over Milwaukee..."

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    Maclovio Vega

    Maclovio Vega

    "I remember when downtown Milwaukee didn't exist. Buildings such as the Calatrava and University Tower are creating a unique skyline."

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    Chelsea Johnson

    Chelsea Johnson

    "I absolutely love living in Milwaukee now!"

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    Nate Conroy

    Nate Conroy

    "In other cities I feel far safer walking and biking, vis-a-vis cars, especially with my young son."

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    Bublr Bikes

    I'm Milwaukee's bike share program! I have a network of bicycles that can be rented for short quick trips. Essentially, I connect people to places in Milwaukee.

    I’m Milwaukee’s bike share program!

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    Kate Wegrzyn

    Kate Wegrzyn

    "Milwaukee turned out to be the perfect fit for me – the right size, right energy level and, most importantly, ready access to fried cheese."

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    Derrick Johnson

    Derrick Johnson

    "I recently visited San Francisco and Oakland and would love to see Milwaukee integrate technology into its infrastructure."

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    Lex Allen

    Lex Allen

    "I like going to brunch in the Third Ward. You can practically taste the creativity in the air."

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    Dasha Kelly

    Dasha Kelly

    "We cannot continue to dismiss MPS as a problem for 'those people’s' kids."

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    Michael Hostad

    Michael Hostad

    "It's very easy to get connected which is especially helpful for those looking to advance a career or conduct business."

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    Shelley Owen

    Shelley Owen

    "As cultured and progressive as Milwaukee is, the one issue where this city is far behind is our struggle with segregation."