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
Jul 18th, 2016 by Chris Abele
"Secretary Clinton is the best candidate to unite our Country and continue moving us forward so that every American has a shot at building their American Dream,” Milwaukee County Executive Abele said.
Milwaukee County BRT Project Receives Wide Ranging Support from Community Leaders, Advocates, Business Groups and RidersJul 11th, 2016 by Chris Abele
County Board and Milwaukee Common Council Committees Expected to Vote on BRT This Week
Jul 1st, 2016 by Chris Abele
The program aims to reduce incarceration through comprehensive, data-driven reforms.
Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele Applauds City of Wauwatosa Decision to Advance Bus Rapid TransitJun 16th, 2016 by Chris Abele
“The City of Wauwatosa is always a great partner when it comes to economic development, public safety, and growing strong communities."
Jun 10th, 2016 by Chris Abele
“As of today, the restrooms in my office are gender neutral."
May 26th, 2016 by Chris Abele
“I want to thank the County Board for unanimously supporting the mission of the Office on African American Affairs today.”