Kilbourn Town is an official City of Milwaukee neighborhood covering the west side of downtown Milwaukee. The neighborhood draws its name from Byron Kilbourn, who founded the area as Kilbourntown and later merged his town with George Walker and Solomon Juneau to form Milwaukee.

Service Requests

Recently submitted service requests in Kilbourn Town.

DateAddressDescription
2015/06/19823 N 2ND ST
Corner on left side of black painted sign (at one point King & I) coming loose over public walkway.
2015/06/26910 ADJ N PLANKINTON AV
TEMP NOISE VARIANCE REQUESTED FOR MacCANNON BROWN HOMELESS SANCTUARY 4TH OF JULY PICNIC. PERE MARQUETTE PARK - SATURDAY, JULY 4TH 11:30AM-3:30PM
2015/06/30910 ADJ N PLANKINTON AV
TEMP NOISE VARIANCE REQUESTED FOR DOWNTOWN EMPLOYEE APPRECIATION WEEK - EVENT #2 - PERE MARQUETTE PARK - TUESDAY, JULY 28TH 11:30AM-1:30PM
2015/07/23910 ADJ N PLANKINTON AV
TEMP NOISE VARIANCE REQUESTED FOR LECHUSZ WEDDING. PERE MARQUETTE PARK - SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 12TH 2PM-7PM.
2015/07/161004 N 10TH ST
TEMP NOISE VARIANCE REQUESTED FOR SLIDE THE CITY. HIGHLAND AVE, 10TH STREET TO 6TH STREET. SATURDAY, JULY 25TH 10AM-7PM. POSSIBLE 2ND DAY SUNDAY, JULY 26TH.
2015/06/10123 E WELLS ST
No air conditioning working in the building. A/C is to be provided as part of the lease agreement. Also, raw garbage on ground in alley behind building -- an ongoing problem.
2015/06/13123 E WELLS ST
ELEVATOR NOT WORKING PROPERLY, AGAIN
2015/07/29123 E WELLS ST
interior inspection - man-sized hole in ceiling for 3 years, A/C not working properly, elevator consistently doesn't work, cracked tub that is leaking
2015/06/24929 N WATER ST
TEMP NOISE VARIANCE REQUESTED FOR VARIOUS EVENTS DURING THE MONTH OF JULY AT MARCUS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS. EVENTS TO BE HELD BETWEEN 10AM AND 10PM, EXACT TIMES WILL VARY.
2015/06/24929 N WATER ST
TEMP NOISE VARIANCE REQUESTED FOR VARIOUS EVENTS DURING THE MONTH OF AUGUST AT MARCUS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS. EVENTS TO BE HELD BETWEEN 10AM AND 10PM, EXACT TIMES WILL VARY.
2015/06/24929 N WATER ST
TEMP NOISE VARIANCE REQUESTED FOR VARIOUS EVENTS DURING THE MONTH OF OCTOBER AT MARCUS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS. EVENTS TO BE HELD BETWEEN 10AM AND 10PM, EXACT TIMES WILL VARY.
2015/06/30Rivercenter Building ExpansionRivercenter Building
TEMP NOISE VARIANCE REQUESTED FOR DOWNTOWN EMPLOYEE APPRECIATION WEEK - EVENT #4 - SCHLITZ PARK - WEDNESDAY, JULY 29TH 11:30AM-1:30PM
2015/07/16Rivercenter Building ExpansionRivercenter Building
Fire alarm system inoperable. requires fire watch
2015/07/311101 N MARKET ST
Property not recorded properly, ("SSG Properties, Llc" not rightful owner).
2015/07/311114 N WATER ST
Property not recorded properly, ("SSG Properties, Llc" not rightful owner).
2015/08/01215 W WELLS ST
Boza has expired for a parking lot
2015/07/29Pabst Theater
Inside theatre, upper balcony, no hand rails.
2015/06/30920 N WATER ST
TEMP NOISE VARIANCE REQUESTED FOR DOWNTOWN EMPLOYEE APPRECIATION WEEK - EVENT #1 - RED ARROW PARK - MONDAY, JULY 27TH 7:30AM-1:30PM
2015/07/21920 N WATER ST
TEMP NOISE VARIANCE REQUESTED FOR MILWAUKEE LATIN CARNIVAL. 800 BLOCK OF WATER STREET. SATURDAY, JULY 25TH 12PM-10PM.
2015/06/271207 N WATER ST
Bed bug infestation.
2015/06/20401 W WISCONSIN AV
Boza will expire for a parking lot
2015/07/16830 N OLD WORLD THIRD ST
pieces of terra cotta veneer falling off exterior of building (restaurant - The King & I)

Violations

Recently issued violations in Kilbourn Town by the Department of Neigborhood Services.

DateAddressDescription
2015/06/181001 N WATER ST
EXTERIOR
~~Correct exterior maintenance violations cited in the Facade Inspection Report submitted by Computerized Structural Design, S.C. dated .. December 17, 2014 and provide a second report by a professional when the required work is completed. Work to be completed with this order is as indicated on report timeline of repair to be done during 2015-2016, beginning on page 35. / 275-32-13-i-2 /
2015/06/13834 N PLANKINTON AV
~~~~~~Provide access to building for sprinkler system
2015/07/29834 N PLANKINTON AV
FIRE PREVENTION
~~(This citation issued for failure to comply with order serial # 011511431, dated 05-27-15.) / 200-51.7(7) /
2015/07/29834 N PLANKINTON AV
FIRE PREVENTION
~~(This citation issued for failure to comply with order serial # 011511431, dated 05-27-15) / 200-51.7(7) /
2015/06/20823 N 2ND ST
EXTERIOR
~~Remove abandoned sign
~~FAILURE TO COMPLY. If a property owner or sign or billboard owner fails to comply with an order issued by the commissioner within the time prescribed, the commissioner may cause the removal of a sign or billboard as provided in sub. 3, and the cost of such removal may be charged against the real estate upon which the sign or billboard is located and may be assessed and collected as a special charge. / 244-3-6 /
2015/07/09929 N WATER ST
~~Clean the commercial hood exhaustFIRE PREVENTION~~Provide clearance to electrical panels~~Service fire extinguisher(s)~~Test fire doors and keep a written report
2015/08/01420 W. St. Paul Ave.
~~~~~~Provide access to building for sprinkler system
2015/06/13711 W WELLS ST
~~~~~~Sprinkler sys/equip shall be in operable condition
2015/07/21Rivercenter Building ExpansionRivercenter Building
FIRE PREVENTION
~~Fire Alarm Systems out of Service. {B} Provide and maintain an approved FIRE WATCH {N}. Provide a written plan explaining the procedures, duration, names of individuals, and the requirements to be followed to satisfy the requirements of an approved fire watch. The Fire Watch shall be maintained until all impairments to the system have been repaired and proper functioning of the system witnessed by the City Electrical and Construction inspectors. Construction Inspection: 286-2513. Electrical Inspection: 286-2532\.. / 214-3 /IFC 901.7 /
2015/07/181101 N MARKET ST
FIRE PREVENTION
~~Service fire extinguisher(s)
~~Test monitored fire alarm system annually
~~Test emergency lighting system and keep report
~~Provide a certificate of critical exam for fire es
2015/07/141104 N OLD WORLD THIRD ST
FIRE PREVENTION
~~Right of entry for required fire inspection
2015/07/031119 N WATER ST
~~~~~~~~~~~~Post occupancy certificate~~~~~~Obtain occupancy certificate
2015/07/291127 N WATER ST
FIRE PREVENTION
~~Exit signs shall be illuminated
2015/07/161114 N WATER ST
FIRE PREVENTION
~~Service suppression system
~~Test emergency lighting system and keep report
~~Maintain fire safety and/or evacuation plan
2015/07/161114 N WATER ST
FIRE PREVENTION
~~Secure pressurized cylinders
2015/07/22808 N PLANKINTON AV
EXTERIOR
~~Below grade structure must be structurally sound
2015/07/22808 N PLANKINTON AV
FIRE PREVENTION
~~Other Fire Hazards and Violations. Whenever an inspector finds any building or structure which is susceptible to fire because of lack of repairs, required exits, required fire alarm systems or required fire-extinguishing equipment, appliances or devices, or maintenance thereof, or which is especially liable to fire from any cause whatsoever, and such building or structure is so situated as to endanger the occupants thereof or endanger adjoining or adjacent property, or whenever an inspector finds in any building or structure, or upon any premises, any violations of the regulations of this chapter, the inspector may order the violations discontinued at once and order the elimination of conditions dangerous to the safety of any such building, structure or premises or the occupants thereof. / 214-7-b-4 /
~~{B} Removal of combustibles. .. Persons owning, or in charge or control of, a vacant building or portion thereof, shall remove therefrom all accumulations of combustible materials, flammable or combustible waste or rubbish and shall securely lock or otherwise secure doors, windows and other openings to prevent entry by unauthorized persons. The premises shall be maintained clear of waste or hazardous materials. .. / MCO 214-3 IFC 311.3 /
2015/07/291209 N WATER ST
~~Schedule appt for safety insp & renew certificate
2015/07/09830 N OLD WORLD THIRD ST
~~Clean the commercial hood exhaust~~Provide adequate hood cleaningFIRE PREVENTION~~Exit signs shall be illuminated~~Discontinue the use of illegal extension cords~~Maintain records of emergency evacuation drills~~Provide, install and properly maintain approved smoke detector(s) installed in a manner and location consistent with its listing and at least one detector in the basement and on each floor level except unfinished attic or storage areas and within 6 feet of each sleeping area. If a floor level contains 2 or more sleeping areas, each sleeping area shall be provided with a smoke detector. / 214-27 /
2015/07/09830 N OLD WORLD THIRD ST
EXTERIOR
~~South Side
~~~~Replace mortar missing exterior wall (tuckpoint)
2015/07/16830 N OLD WORLD THIRD ST
FIRE PREVENTION
~~When in the judgment of the commissioner a building or structure or part thereof is extremely unsafe and in danger of structural failure or collapse, or the property is unsafe to the public or users of the property the commissioner may order the owner or agent to immediately provide temporary safeguards, for the protection of the general public and upon nstallation of such safeguards, may permit the occupancy or use of the building, structure or property to continue or resume on a limited basis as directed by the commissioner. If the owner fails, neglects or cannot provide such temporary safeguards, the commissioner may, with the aid of any available public agency, provide the necessary safeguards and charge the cost thereof against the real estate upon which such building or structure or dangerous condition is located, and if that cost is so charged, it is a lien upon such real estate and may be assessed and collected as a special tax. Provide the required temporary safeguards. (PROVIDE SAFEGUARDS TO PROTECT PEDESTRIAN TRAFFIC IN FRONT OF AND AROUND THE BUILDING UNTIL EXTERIOR FACADE CAN BE MADE SAFE WITH REPAIR.) / 200-11-5-e-1 /
2015/07/16830 N OLD WORLD THIRD ST
EXTERIOR
~~Replace missing siding on exterior walls
2015/07/22830 N OLD WORLD THIRD ST
FIRE PREVENTION
~~Temporary Occupancy of Public Ways. No person shall erect, place or store any material, equipment, shed, roof, fence or temporary walk, guard, device, or any other structure within the public way without first obtaining a permit from the commissioner of public works. Fees for such permits shall be as regulated in S. 115-11. {B} Obtain DPW Temporary Occupancy Right of Way Permit. .. / 115-10 /

Permits

Recently issued permits in Kilbourn Town

DateAddressDescription
2015/06/241001 N 4TH ST
Explosives/Fireworks
2015/07/311001 N 4TH ST
Explosives/Fireworks
2015/07/311001 N 4TH ST
Explosives/Fireworks
2015/07/021030 N OLD WORLD THIRD ST
Fire Suppression r
2015/06/18107 E KILBOURN AV
Plumbing-Repair
2015/07/29107 E KILBOURN AV
Alteration
2015/07/29107 E KILBOURN AV
Distribution Sys(ductwork)
2015/07/161141 N OLD WORLD THIRD ST
Plumbing-Repair
2015/06/30310 W WISCONSIN AV
Fire Suppression r
2015/07/22310 W WISCONSIN AV
Asbestos Project
2015/06/11700 W STATE ST
Alteration
2015/06/11700 W STATE ST
Fire Suppression r
2015/06/13700 W STATE ST
Electrical-Alteration
2015/06/30700 W STATE ST
Electrical-Alteration
2015/06/30700 W STATE ST
Electrical-Alteration
2015/07/09700 W STATE ST
Alteration
2015/07/14700 W STATE ST
Alteration
2015/06/05701 W STATE ST
Plumbing-Repair
2015/06/24710 W WELLS ST
Alteration
2015/07/29710 W WELLS ST
Electrical-New
2015/06/09161 W WISCONSIN AV
Zoning Certificate
2015/06/051000 North Water Street from Water1000 North Water Street
Plumbing-Repair
2015/06/231000 North Water Street from Water1000 North Water Street
Plumbing-Repair
2015/06/231000 North Water Street from Water1000 North Water Street
Electrical-Alteration
2015/06/17340 W WELLS ST
Repair
2015/06/05400 W WISCONSIN AV
Exhibit
2015/06/26400 W WISCONSIN AV
Exhibit
2015/06/26400 W WISCONSIN AV
Exhibit
2015/07/16400 W WISCONSIN AV
Exhibit
2015/07/18400 W WISCONSIN AV
Exhibit
2015/06/10901 N 9TH ST
Air Conditioning
2015/07/08901 N 9TH ST
Fire Suppression r
2015/07/29412 W KILBOURN AV
Electrical-New
2015/07/171023 N OLD WORLD THIRD ST
Fire Suppression r
2015/07/181004 N 10TH ST
Swimming Pool - Public
2015/06/13900 W WISCONSIN AV
Explosives/Fireworks
2015/07/14929 N WATER ST
Plumbing-New
2015/06/101036 W JUNEAU AV
Fire Suppression r
2015/07/10Rivercenter Building ExpansionRivercenter Building
Alteration
2015/07/10Rivercenter Building ExpansionRivercenter Building
Plumbing-Repair
2015/07/22Rivercenter Building ExpansionRivercenter Building
Electrical-Alteration
2015/07/31Rivercenter Building ExpansionRivercenter Building
Fire Alarm-Alteration
2015/07/23633 W WISCONSIN AV
Occupancy
2015/06/13609 N 8TH ST
Electrical-New
2015/07/08609 N 8TH ST
Plumbing-Repair
2015/07/31609 N 8TH ST
Sign-On Premise
2015/07/30333 W STATE ST
Fire Suppression r
2015/06/05Posner BuildingPosner Building
Plumbing-Addl Fee
2015/06/30Posner BuildingPosner Building
Elevator-New Passenger
2015/06/30Posner BuildingPosner Building
Elevator-New Passenger
2015/07/29Posner BuildingPosner Building
Elevator-New Handicapped
2015/07/30Posner BuildingPosner Building
Electrical-New
2015/07/30Posner BuildingPosner Building
Occupancy
2015/06/251215 N WATER ST
Zoning Certificate
2015/06/231015 N 6TH ST
Electrical-New
2015/06/30710 N OLD WORLD THIRD ST
Zoning Certificate
2015/06/051101 N 6TH ST
Plumbing-New
2015/07/09700 W HIGHLAND AV
Plumbing-Repair
2015/07/16915 W JUNEAU AV
Plumbing-Addl Fee
2015/07/291254 N MARTIN L KING JR DR
Fire Suppression r
2015/07/21401 W WISCONSIN AV
Boza Certificates
2015/07/21401 W WISCONSIN AV
Temporary Occupancy

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