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Peggy Romo West

Peggy Romo West is a member of the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors.

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Cesar Chavez’s Birthday Becomes Minor Holiday for County Employees
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Cesar Chavez’s Birthday Becomes Minor Holiday for County Employees

Latino Civil Rights Leader to be Honored Annually on His Birthday, Resolution Allows Employees to Attend “Chavez Day of Action”

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.

County Board Pushes Seniors on the Bus; Kicks Financial Warnings to the Curb
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County Board Pushes Seniors on the Bus; Kicks Financial Warnings to the Curb

Half of the County Board (Broderick, Haas, Johnson, Jursik, Rainey, Romo West, Weishan, Dimitrijevic) blocked an important financial report from becoming part of the County’s official records today.  The report was sent by the Comptroller to all County Supervisors via email in response to concerns that the real costs of implementing the GO Pass, (a […]

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

Murphy’s Law: The County Board’s Anti-Environmental Boondoggle
Murphy’s Law

The County Board’s Anti-Environmental Boondoggle

Its Estabrook Dam decision will cost taxpayers millions and harm environment.

Murphy’s Law: Will County Pass Another Pension Giveaway?
Murphy’s Law

Will County Pass Another Pension Giveaway?

Board members favor a “grandfather clause” protecting retirees with illegal payments that could cost taxpayers $10 million.

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 Adopts 2015 Budget
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Milwaukee County Adopts 2015 Budget

Expands Transit Service, Support for Homeless Residents and Provides Funding for Parks

Eyes on Milwaukee: Another Bad Transit Plan By County Board
Eyes on Milwaukee

Another Bad Transit Plan By County Board

Amendment slipped into budget has had no public review and could leave system $1 million short (or worse) by end of 2015.

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 Alexander Stands Firm on “Bathroom Bill” Compromise
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Supervisor Alexander Stands Firm on “Bathroom Bill” Compromise

Milwaukee County Board Carelessly Blows Off Protecting the Public from Sex Offenders

Notice to Interested Parties
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Notice to Interested Parties

Application Process for Milwaukee County Mental Health Board 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

Plenty of Horne: Is Zamarripa’s Democratic Challenger Really Republican?
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Is Zamarripa’s Democratic Challenger Really Republican?

He's just 18, but candidate Vincent Synowicz is already mastering the slick verbal skills of a veteran politician.

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.

Searching for Justice

Searching for Justice

Family offers $10,000 reward to find killer of south side youth.

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

Governor Ignores South Side on Residency Requirement

Governor Ignores South Side on Residency Requirement

Walker signs law, never responds to letters from South Side politicians and organizations.

Leadership Critique: Vice Chairwoman Romo West
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Leadership Critique: Vice Chairwoman Romo West

Milwaukee – County Supervisor Deanna Alexander is strongly questioning Peggy Romo West’s ability to be effective as Vice Chairwoman of the County Board. Alexander made the following statement: “I believe Supervisor Romo West has a good intentions. However, in her efforts to support her friend and our Chairwoman, Marina Dimitrijevic, she has done the board […]

Intergovernmental Relations Committee to Hold Public Hearing on Local Reform Measures
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Intergovernmental Relations Committee to Hold Public Hearing on Local Reform Measures

Public hearing will allow Milwaukee County residents an opportunity to speak out on County governance reforms

Murphy’s Law: Sheriff Clarke’s New Buddies
Murphy’s Law

Sheriff Clarke’s New Buddies

The conservative lawman and liberal county board have suddenly gotten very friendly. Why?

Girls’ Day at City Hall showcases public service careers for young women
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Girls’ Day at City Hall showcases public service careers for young women

The palette of speakers and role models for young women interested in public service continues to expand in the third annual Girls’ Day at City Hall, hosted TOMORROW, March 20, 2013 by Alderwoman Milele A. Coggs.

Milwaukee County Accountability Program Promises Better Results for Youth
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Milwaukee County Accountability Program Promises Better Results for Youth

Supervisors Romo West and Mayo Announce Success in Juvenile Detention Program

How Do I Protect Myself?

How Do I Protect Myself?

The UMOS Latina Resource Center helps protect and assist abused women who may fear for their lives.

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

Milwaukee – Milwaukee County Supervisor Peggy Romo West, District 12, will host a series of events to celebrate the life of Dayana Garcia Bados. 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. “As […]

Airborne Asbestos Plagues South Side?

Airborne Asbestos Plagues South Side?

A KK river restoration project may be causing asbestos and lead contamination while tearing down homes too near the river.

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.

Alderman Pérez will speak during fundraiser to help disaster victims
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Alderman Pérez will speak during fundraiser to help disaster victims

Alderman Pérez will speak during fundraiser to help disaster victims

Home Contest is a Big Winner

Home Contest is a Big Winner

Most Improved Home Contest offers $7,000 in prize money, generates $164,000 in home improvements.

County Board 2013 Budget Blast: Nov. 5, 2012
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County Board 2013 Budget Blast: Nov. 5, 2012

The Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors, under the leadership of Chairwoman Marina Dimitrijevic, has adopted the 2013 Budget today.

County Board 2013 Budget Blast: October 31, 2012
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County Board 2013 Budget Blast: October 31, 2012

he Milwaukee County Board’s Finance, Personnel & Audit Committee is holding a series of budget hearings throughout October on the County Executive’s 2013 Recommended Budget.

County Board 2013 Budget Blast: October 25, 2012
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County Board 2013 Budget Blast: October 25, 2012

The Milwaukee County Board’s Finance, Personnel & Audit Committee is holding a series of budget hearings throughout October on the County Executive’s 2013 Recommended Budget.

County Board Budget Blast: October 24, 2012
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County Board Budget Blast: October 24, 2012

The Milwaukee County Board’s Finance, Personnel & Audit Committee is holding a series of budget hearings throughout October on the County Executive’s 2013 Recommended Budget.

County Board 2013 Budget Blast: October 23, 2012
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County Board 2013 Budget Blast: October 23, 2012

The Milwaukee County Board’s Finance & Audit Committee is holding a series of budget hearings throughout October on the County Executive’s 2013 Recommended Budget.

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.

Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors To Hold Closed Session Meeting of Health and Human Needs Committee
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Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors To Hold Closed Session Meeting of Health and Human Needs Committee

Session to address Behavioral Health Division updates

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