County Executive Abele Celebrates the Life of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele will attend a number of events Sunday and Monday to celebrate the life of Martin Luther King, Jr.
“Martin Luther King, Jr. was a hero to many and his words of tolerance are as important today as they were five decades ago,” Abele said.
Sunday, January 20
What: 29th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration
Where: Marcus Center for the Performing Arts
929 North Water Street, Milwaukee
Time: 1:00 pm
What: Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Concert featuring The Milwaukee Chamber Orchestra & Bel Canto Chorus
Where: Holy Redeemer Institutional Church of God in Christ
3500 West Mother Daniels Way, Milwaukee
Time: 5:00 pm
Monday, January 21
What: 16th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast
Where: Delta Center
400 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee
Time: 7:00 am
What: Milwaukee County Parks MLK Celebration
Where: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center
1531 West Vliet Street, Milwaukee
Time: 2:30 pm
Press Releases Referencing Chris Abele
Apr 27th, 2016 by Chris Abele
County employees are encouraged to wear denim to work today and to share photos on social media.
Apr 26th, 2016 by Chris Abele
Abele also announced the date and time of the first community input session at the Domes.
Apr 22nd, 2016 by Chris Abele
Since taking office, the county executive has prioritized environmental activism in every department, from Parks to Transportation to Facilities Management.
Apr 21st, 2016 by Chris Abele
The Parks Department will receive 70 trees representing seven species—catalpa, sugar maple, swamp white oak, Kentucky coffee tree, hackberry, Japanese tree lilac, and honeylocust.
Apr 18th, 2016 by Chris Abele
"This group brings talent, passion, and experience to the County."
County Executive Chris Abele Announces That Summerfest Will Join Milwaukee County’s Purple Heart Pass ProgramApr 11th, 2016 by Chris Abele
Purple Heart Recipients to Receive Eight Free Admissions to Summerfest